Audio driver (Crystal WDM) for Windows XP – ThinkPad A21e, A22e (Celeron models)

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Version - Audio driver (Crystal WDM) for Windows XP
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Windows XP6.13.10.4143.031314 Jun 2002 Download
README for version - Audio driver (Crystal WDM) for Windows XP
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Windows XP6.13.10.4143.031314 Jun 2002 Download

The Audio drivers enables or updates the audio function for Microsoft Windows XP

This release supports the following systems:
- ThinkPad A21e ,A22e(Celeron CPU models)

NOTE: This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.

Additional information

This Additional Information field contains the following sections:
I. Summary of changes
II. Installation instructions
III. Determining which version is installed

I. Summary of changes

  • (New) Support for DirectX 8.1
  • (New) Support for ThinkPad A21e, A22e (Celeron CPU)

II. Installation instructions

  • This driver can be silently installed by using the Crysetup Installer
  • Confirm that the driver is correctly installed, by determining the installed driver version as described below.
Installation instructions using the Crysetup Installer
  1. Start Windows XP and logon with a user ID authorized as an administrator
  2. Click Start, select All Programs, select Accessories and then click Command Prompt.
  3. Type C:\DRIVERS\WXP\AUDIO\CRYSETUP -S and then press the Enter key, If you extracted the driver to a different location, then specify that location instead. Then installation will be completed without any notification in about 1 minute
  4. Type exit and press the Enter key to close the Command Prompt Window

Windows 98SE

  1. Copy the files to a directory on the hard disk drive and extract it.
  2. Click Start, then click Run.
  3. Specify the installation program CrySetup.exe with full path you extracted in the step 2 and click OK.
  4. Click Uninstall. The program will popup Crystal Audio was successfully uninstalled. Click OK.
  5. Click Exit and return to Windows 98.
  6. Right-click My Computer, select Properties, click the Device Manager tab, then click Other devices. If you see PCI Multimedia Audio has yellow bang(!) select it and click the Remove button. Click OK to the confirmation popup.
  7. Restart the system manually.
  8. Add New Hardware Wizard will start. Click the Next button.
  9. Follow the instruction on the panels and select Search for the best driver for your device(Recommended).
  10. Then click Next.
  11. Check Specify Location check box when it appears and give the correct path to the driver. Continue following installation wizard panels. During the installation you'll be required to insert Windows 98 SE compact disc (CD) to complete the installation of the WDM driver. It will continue to install the Crystal WDM Audio Codec.
  12. Click Finish when the installation complete.
  13. Restart the system manually if you don't see the speaker icon on system tray.

III. Determining which version is installed

  1. Right-click My Computer, click Manage, click Device Manager, then click Sound, Video and game controllers.
  2. Confirm the Crystal devices: Crystal WDM Audio Codec.
  3. Right-click Crystal WDM Audio Codec.
  4. Select Properties.
  5. Select the Driver tab.
  6. Click Driver details.
  7. Confirm that the last 4 digits of the Driver Version are 4143.