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Dell Patches And Fixes (Desktop), A00

This patch file will resolve a Bass Cancellation issue when the Dell/Altec-Lansing ADA885 speakers are connected to the Creative Labs Audigy® sound card.

Fixes & Enhancements

Resolves Bass Cancellation


Version A00, A00


Patches And Fixes

Release date

15 Jan 2002

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:ABassFix.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 172 KB
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 98
Windows Millennium Edition (Me)
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Installation instructions
To install the ADA885/Audigy Bass Cancellation patch:
1) Download and save this file to a known location on your hard drive.
2) After saving, navigate to that location and run the program: ABassFix.exe
3) A WinZip window will open; click "UnZip".
4) The files were extracted to C:\BassFix; click "OK"; click "Close".
5) Navigate to the folder C:\BassFix and run the program: ADA885-Audigy.exe
6) Click "Yes" to install the Speaker Patch.
7) When complete, the system will need to be restarted before the patch is applied; click "OK" or "Cancel" (to restart later)
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