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Speaker selection in control panel

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ToiletDuck

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Joined
Aug 17, 2002
In control panel it always shows under the speaker icon that I have 5.1 speaker system. So I go and select quadraphonic speakers. But then i hop in Desert Combat and all the sudden i must be in 5.1 again because i can't hear anything that should be center channel. So i check and sure enough it is abck at 5.1. If I play movies or whathave you it always goes back to 5.1 any idea why?
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Th0r

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Joined
Dec 23, 2002
Location
England. Liverpool, Aintree
Maybe because your Soundblaster control panel is set to 5.1.... You have to select 4 speakers in the Soundblaster control panel....

Using the Standard windows one does not work if u have a second control panel doing what its told...