SB Audigy Series Support Pack 3. Use it at your own risk. audigy_supportpack_3_8.exe-bit cards, click here for a compatible version.
DDL and DTS Connect License Activation 2. Does this driver improve sound quality or performance? No, this driver does not improve sound quality nor increase performance. If someone states that a driver improves sound quality and performance, you are being fooled, cheated. It is even worse that the so called tweaks come from a person who is not EVEN technically acknowledged, does NOT know anything about Windows internals, software engineering and sound fidelity that all audiophiles always look for.
In fact, I have yet to see a driver that states in its release notes that it improves sound quality. There are some undocumented registry values, but nothing related to sound quality or performance. Would the so called tweaks even exist, they would be in my Support Packs, you can bet that. DTS Interactive encoder now works on Windows XP without any tricks.
Fixes a cosmetic issue on Audio Console, encoder status now says DTS Interactive. Readds support for 64-bit OpenAL and 64-bit ASIO. Enables support for WASAPI exclusive-mode event-driven playback, seems to be working just fine. Includes Encoder Switcher to enable DTS Interactive on Audigy cards. Updates Audio Console to display DTS Interactive in the Encoder tab when Encoder switcher is used. Workarounds a bug that unexpectedly resets the speaker configuration. Vista that may result in low volume when certain enhancements are enabled.
Implements Hardware CMSS Headphone by using a workaround. Fixes installation INI to properly install applications depending on the detected OS. Removes COM workaround for Equalizer, fixed by Creative. Updates shared modules, responsiveness on certain applications is improved.
Fixes 32-bit ASIO not working on Windows 7 x64. Sets default speaker setting to 5. Fixes the Enable Dolby Digital Live checkbox not staying checked when Audio Console is closed. Vista when speaker configuration is changed. Fixes MIDI instruments in Melodic Pool not playing when speaker setting is higher than 2. Due to a driver bug, your system will crash if you run the OpenAL 2D benchmark using 63 buffers.
No problem With 62 or fewer buffers. Due to a driver bug, your system will crash if you try to shutdown or restart Windows with Encoder enabled. 4GB the amount of RAM available to Windows. BIOS Setup, if your motherboard supports it.