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Realtek HD Audio Manager question

by ry64x / March 14, 2009 12:14 AM PDT

Okay, now here is something that has been bugging me. When I had XP on my computer, Realtek HD Audio manager looked like this and had a graphic equalizer so I could mess with the sound. But with Vista Realtek HD Audio Manager looks like this and there is no graphics equalizer. I used the same installer under both XP and Vista. Is there any way I can get the graphic equalizer back on Vista?

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Does that depend
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / March 14, 2009 12:29 AM PDT

on having the proper driver for your Realtek audio card?

I don't know myself as I don't use Vista, but maybe your audio card needs a driver update.


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I got the latest one
by ry64x / March 14, 2009 3:35 AM PDT
In reply to: Does that depend

I installed the latest driver from Realtek's site, but it still doesn't have any EQ.

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Realtek Equalizer/Driver
by Ken Deyell / March 18, 2009 9:05 AM PDT
In reply to: I got the latest one

Hope you don't mind me jumping in on this post.I have vista\realtek\inboard soundcard\current dr.
audio mgr\speakers\sound affects in the bottom pane shows equalizer with a number of preset selections to choose from i.e. rock...pop
However I find the best adjustments can be made through the "equalizer" in your media player and I am using WMP 11.
I would like to update my "driver" but not sure how to verify the right one or the correct source.

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Realtek HD Audio Manager question
by stevezachjohnson / April 4, 2009 3:54 AM PDT

I think you need a different version of Realtek Audio Manager for Vista in order to get the equalizer...

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