Innovative Audio Sound Blaster Audigy 4 value of the installation and setup

An effect settings problem

Innovative series sound card, either 5.1,7.1, or later Audigy, Audigy 2, Audigy 4 series, the overall look, functionality, set interface, set the method, are similar.

The following set of parameters to some friends on here, for your reference, reference:

1.1 5.1 sound effect parameter of early innovation

Singing: chorus reverb -5.2 -30 -30 Echo

Speech: reverb chorus -35 -10 -35 echo

Words: reverberation echo -44 -44 -16 chorus

1.2 The effect of innovation and Audigy 4 value set

EAX Console: effect, Kara OK, CMSS 3D, audio denoising

Effects – Enable audio effects – Kara OK-Hall, effect size :50-90%.

OK-start the Kara Kara OK, microphone effect: the Concert Hall; microphone effect size :50-90%; microphone volume :50-70%; "suppress the amount of volume" and "tone" to enable and adjust as needed.

CMSS 3D-CMSS

Audio Noise: whether to use, does not matter.

The first item in the above "effect", click "Edit" to enter "EAX Control Panel", where the adjustment of the selected "Kara OK" in the "concert hall" effect parameter (also defined here, such as speech , the effect of recitation).

The editing function results: Main effects, audio, MIDI, options

Main effects: Sounds chorus -30 -5.2 0.0 Reverb (reverb not too small, not too much chorus, or nausea)

Audio – Wave: 100% original sound, reverb, chorus, echo, etc., are set to 0%

Audio – Microphone: 100% original sound, reverb, chorus, echo, etc. 50-90%

MIDI and the option to default.

2 creative sound card hardware installation

Motherboard sound card 2.1 integrated shield

If the original using a motherboard integrated sound card AC97, in order to prevent multiple sound cards, drivers affecting each other, we install a new sound card ahead of the shield-board sound card AC97, as follows:

Power;

Press the DEL key or F1 key (depending on BIOS), enter the BIOS;

With the keyboard cursor keys to select the Integrated Peripherals (Integrated external device), enter into;

Move the cursor to one of the "AC97 Audio" option, use the button or flip key "+","-" the original "AUTO" changed to "Disable";

Press F10, select "Y", the system automatically save and reboot.

2.2 The demolition of the original independent card

If the original using a separate sound card, first remove the sound card driver, and then turned off, open the case, remove the sound card.

Temporarily disable the sound card 2.3

If you do not want to mask, remove the original sound card, and to debug multi-sound card, turn choose to use, then we can just "disable" the original sound can be, by:

Start – Control Panel – System – Hardware – Device Manager – Sound, video and game controllers, the corresponding sound card, right click "Disable." When required, again the "Enable" button.

2.4 Installation of the new sound card

Turned off, open the case, to find a suitable location, insert, install a new sound card.

Some see the sound card jack, corresponding to plug in a headset, access to computer speakers.

3 sound card driver and application installation

Supporting CD-ROM Autorun 3.1

Brought into the sound card’s installation CD into the drive, should be able to play run automatically.

Manually run the installer 3.2

If the installation CD did not automatically play, or want to manually install the CD, then use Explorer or "My Computer" into the CD-ROM, click the installation program Setup.exe, start the installation process.

3.3 backup drivers to a computer hard drive, start the installer on your hard disk

For some reason after the re-install the sound card drivers, can all the files on the disc, copied to a directory on your computer, directly on the computer to install.

3.4 sound card to start the installation process

3.4.1 start the installation program: access to install the welcome screen shown in Figure 1.

Figure 1 to install the sound card driver and application

3.4.2 Select your region: In Figure 1, the midpoint "Next" to the Figure 2 interface, then choose your area, such as selecting the "Asian", shown in Figure 3.

Figure 2 Select the region where the user

Figure 3 User area selection

3.4.3 Select language: Choose a good area after the "Next" to use the "language" option, shown in Figure 4. We chose "Chinese (simplified)", as shown in Figure 5.

Figure 4 Using language selection

Figure 5 select Chinese (simplified) language

3.4.4 choose to install the application: point the next step in Figure 5 to Figure 6 to the interface, so we chose to install the applications you want, we can choose the default, that is, all the two installed, click "Install" button , follow the prompts to complete the installation.

Above Audigy 4, is the sound card drivers and other procedures must be installed; following MediaSource, a sound card supporting players, recorders and other applications, this, if not installed, does not affect the sound card work properly.

Here, click on "install" button is to officially enter the program installed. When installed, the system will prompt us to what directory to install, we will use the default installation directory; When prompted we are "all" or "custom" installation, etc., when we select "All" installed.

Figure 6 to install the sound card program

4, the effect of setting the sound card (EAX console)

4.1 sound card volume control icon of innovation

Installer to install the sound card after the end of the right will increase the taskbar innovative sound card with a blue "volume control" icon shown in Figure 7. The volume control, and the original system volume control similar. Left-click the icon, that is, the total volume of the sound card shows, shown in Figure 8; Right-click the icon to display some of the features innovative audio programs, shown in Figure 9.

Figure 7, the volume control icon

Figure 8, the total sound volume control innovation

Figure 9, the function of innovation and sound program

4.2 surround set up and use the mixer

Double click the blue innovative sound volume control icon, or open right in the "surround mixer" (see Figure 9), we will open the innovation and sound card volume control interface – surround mixer, shown in Figure 10 ( basic). Surround mixer and volume control system similar, the main difference is that the far right that "REC", which is in fact the volume control of the "recording" section. Fang Tang sound control used friends to know that surround sound mixer equivalent Fangtang control, is to play a portion of the volume control and audio part, arranged in a single interface, easy to use we set.

Here, we will not use the project mute, use the other part of the volume set at 50-90%, respectively, the specific value of the size, in accordance with their feelings and preferences to set the situation.

Figure 10 surround mixer settings

4.2.1 Enhanced microphone volume: in Figure 10, open microphone above the red plus sign "+" to open the microphone of the "Advanced Control", where the volume can be increased using a microphone, as shown in Figure 11. This feature is the original volume control of the microphone system "Advanced Control", shown in Figure 12.

Figure 11 sound card, microphone volume increased innovation set

Figure 12 of the original system, set the microphone volume increase

4.2.2 accompaniment settings: the accompaniment of the sound card settings, which is part of the set recording volume control. Surround mixer in Figure 10, opening the REC following the inverted triangle to open, showing innovation and sound recordings of some of the volume control, shown in Figure 13. This is equivalent to the original recording of part of the system volume control, shown in Figure 14.

In the recording part of the Here, we simply choose the "you hear the voice", that is, set the accompaniment features. Only set the accompaniment features to let friends know each other and clearly hear the songs we play, music, movies and other media voices.

Figure 13 Recording Control and accompaniment settings

Figure 14 recording system attribute selection

4.2.3 surround mixer "advanced" settings: These are the surround mixer "basic" set, click "Advanced" then, is surrounded by high-level mixer settings, shown in Figure 15. This interface will be based on your connection, choose the number and different speakers, we can use the default volume setting, or set at 80% or so.

Figure 15 around the advanced settings for mixer

4.3 EAX console set up and use

Open the EAX console has a variety of ways, such as in the above Figure 9, open, that is, sound card volume control icon of innovation, the point right choice to open EAX console. Opened, as shown on Figure 16.

EAX Console: effect, Kara OK, CMSS 3D, audio denoising

4.3.1 EAX Console "effect" of the set

Effects – Enable audio effects – Kara OK-Hall, effect size :50-90%.

To use the "effect" to the "Enable audio effects," the previously selected check. There are many audio effects can be selected by default, "Kara OK" and "Concert." "Effect size" their attempt to choose, the effect is too big, may sound uncomfortable; the effect size is too small, then almost no effects. Can choose 50%, the actual use of the time, then time to adjust.

Figure 16 EAX audio console

4.3.1.1 edit the parameters of the effect of setting

Figure 16 above the first "effects", click "Edit" to enter "EAX Control Panel", shown in Figure 17. Adjusting selected here, "Kara OK" in the "concert hall" effect parameter (also available here from the definition, such as speech, recitation of the effect).

The editing function results: Main effects, audio, MIDI, options

Main effects: Sounds 0.0 -5.2 chorus reverb echo -30 -30

(Reverb not too small, not too big chorus, or the sound muffled; where the default is no "echo" can be their own "add")

Audio – Wave: 100% original sound, reverb, chorus, echo, etc., are set to 0%

Audio – Microphone: 100% original sound, reverb, chorus, echo, etc. 50-90%

MIDI and options, can not ignore it, the default can be.

a. Set the main effect

As shown in Figure 17, we can modify and set the main effects parameters. Set the mode and parameters, mentioned several times earlier. Point "Edit" button, you can increase the need for "effect" item, such as "echo" and so on.

Main effects: Sounds 0.0 -5.2 chorus reverb echo -30 -30

Description: reverb, harmony can not be too large, otherwise the sound muffled; where the default is no "echo" can be their own "Add." In fact, this sound card because of the effect of Kara OK function of the microphone, the echo is no need to use.

Figure 17 Main effect of set

Figure 18, add effects to project their own

b. set the sound source

See Figure 19, point open source options can be set to click the "Select source" inside "wave" and "microphone", the other would not have control of. This microphone set parameters, and the above introduced the "Kara OK" to set the effect of setting the microphone inside it is related, influence each other, that is, set some parameters are linked, and both sides of the same effect.

Repeat:

Audio – Wave: 100% original sound, reverb, chorus, echo, etc., are set to 0%

Audio – Microphone: 100% original sound, reverb, chorus, echo, etc. 50-90%

Figure 19 to set the sound source

4.3.2 Kara OK function of the console to use (see Figure 20)

OK-start the Kara Kara OK, microphone effect: the Concert Hall; microphone effect size :50-90%; microphone volume :50-70%; "suppress the amount of volume" and "tone" to enable and adjust as needed.

Figure 20 Kara OK function set

CMSS 3D 4.3.3 console use and settings (see Figure 21)

Enable CMSS 3D, and then choose CMSS.

Figure 21 CMSS 3D feature set

4.3.4 console audio denoising function (see Figure 22)

Audio Noise: whether to use, does not matter. The use of this feature, depending on the sound card comes with the player software.

Figure 22 Audio denoising function

4.3.5 custom effects (Figure 23 – Figure 27)

EAX console in the "effect" setting interface, click "Edit" after the effect of parameter settings to open interface, as shown in Figure 23. Here we can customize the effects, such as "speech", "reading" effect.

Set Method: First in the "audio", choose "Custom", select the right effect that the inside box "(no effect)," as shown below.

Figure 23 custom effects start

Then, modify the "(no effect)," text, re-enter the custom effect class label captions, such as "talking." Next to each set, "Sounds", "Reverb", "Chorus" and other parameters. As shown in Figure 24.

Figure 24 custom effect class

Similar approach, we can customize the "recitation" effects, as shown in Figure 25.

Figure 25 from the definition of "reading" effect

Figure 26 Effect of use of custom

Figure 27 custom effects, the karaoke function is not OK

4.4 Speaker Setup

According to their number of speakers connected to the computer to select the set speakers.

Only connect a headset: to select "headphone" or "2/2.1 speakers";

A headset is connected and two speakers: it is equivalent to four speakers, select: 4/4.1 speakers.

If you do not connect so many speakers, has chosen to 5/5.1 speakers -7/7.1 speaker to nothing meaningful.

Select Set the time, through "speaker test" to detect the situation of the speaker’s voice, point of following "channel" can be tested.

Figure 28 Speaker Setup

4.5 Use of innovative audio player

Sound player with innovative, more features, integrated voice recording functions.

Figure 29 innovative sound player

4.6 shortcuts panel

Sound card installed, usually at the top of the computer screen displays shortcut function panel, as shown in Figure 30. In fact, familiar with the future, there is no need to use the shortcuts panel, and lacks meaning, because these features are in innovation, where the sound card volume control icon in the call.

Figure 30 shortcuts panel

4.7 The effect of setting parameters automatically saved

Innovation introduced over the effect of the sound card settings, and we usually use it, often temporary adjustment may also set the parameters. We do not worry about whether the parameters set by the save will be lost or effective, because by default, the system will automatically save the settings. As shown in Figure 31, by default, this is to choose the "always auto-save changes," the. Otherwise, their choice can be.

Figure 31 to save the results to set their own entry into force

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