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ADI SoundMax AC97 Audio Driver for Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP

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Release details

File name:
sp24496.exe [1/1, 18.44M]
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows 98SE
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows ME
Microsoft Windows 98


  • Corrects product name in the CVA file.
  • Windows XP Chinese: Fixes Sentence truncation in "About" screen for SoundMax.
  • All languages: Fixes "show SoundMax on taskbar" in SoundMax Control Panel.
  • Japanese: Fixes Popup bubble help for DLS Loader by translating the term "Default Demo Folder." correctly.

  • Corrects product name in the CVA file.

    Microsoft Windows 98 SE
    Microsoft Windows 2000
    Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (ME)
    Microsoft Windows XP Home
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • 1. Download the SoftPaq to a directory on your hard drive. The file downloaded is a self-extracting executable with a filename based on the SoftPaq Number listed on at the top of this document.
    2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
    3. After the files have been unpacked, you may delete the self-extracting file downloaded in step 1.
    4. To install: Execute the setup.exe file unpacked in step 2; The default location is C:\swsetup\SP24496, unless otherwise modified during step 2.
    5. After the installation is completed, you may delete the directory created in step 2 if you wish.

    Details and specifications

  • DirectX 6 or higher should be installed prior to Softpaq installation.
  • If you use Compaq System Software Manager (SSM), you must be using version 1.50 or later. For more information on Compaq SSM and to obtain the latest version of Compaq SSM please use the following URL: http://www.compaq.com/im/ssmwp.html
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