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Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi series Driver 2.18.0015

Written by Omegadrive   
Thursday, February 17, 2011
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This download is a driver providing Microsoft Windows XP and Vista support for Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi series of audio devices. For more details, read the rest of this web release note.


This download supports the following audio devices only:
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer Fatal1ty Professional Series
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Platinum Fatal1ty Champion Series
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Platinum
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Fatal1ty
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Elite Pro 
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi

Fixes:
Resolves the following issues:

  • System taking more than two minutes to shut down.
  • PowerDVD DX 8.3 (Dell version) not working properly.
  • Passthrough of Dolby/DTS audio to an external decoder not working with Windows Media Player 12.

Requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows Vista 32-bit or 64-bit with Service Pack 1 or higher, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition or Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or higher, Windows XP Media Center Edition (MCE) 2004 or later
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi audio devices listed above

Notes:

  • Do not install this driver for Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio.

Take note of the following:

  • This download currently supports Windows 7 only. Support for Windows Vista and Windows XP will be available at a later date.

This download supports the following audio devices only:

  • Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer Fatal1ty® Professional Series
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Platinum Fatal1ty Champion Series
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Platinum
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Fatal1ty
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Elite Pro 
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi

Fixes:
Resolves the following issues:

  • System taking more than two minutes to shut down.
  • PowerDVD® DX 8.3 (Dell® version) not working properly.
  • Passthrough of Dolby®/DTS® audio to an external decoder not working with Windows Media Player 12.

Requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit or Windows 7 32-bit
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi audio devices listed above

Notes:

  • Do not install this driver for Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio.
  • To install this driver
    1. Download the SBXF_PCDRV_LB_2_18_0015.exe file onto your local hard disk.
    2. Double-click the downloaded file.
    3. Follow the instructions on the screen.