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Realtek High Definition Audio Driver

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Type: Driver - Audio
Version: 5.10.0.5283 Rev. C(20 Nov 2006)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
File name: sp33461.exe (10 MB)
This package provides the drivers for the Realtek AC97 High Defintion (HD) Audio in the listed desktop models and operating systems. NOTE - Users creating their own disk images must first install the Microsoft Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver before installing the Realtek driver. The Microsoft UAA driver provides the necessary support for the HD audio bus used by the Realtek HD audio CODEC. Users who are upgrading to this newer driver on an existing system, should ensure that the Microsoft UAA driver is already installed on the system. The Microsoft UAA driver may be listed on the system as the "High Definition Audio Driver Package." There are separate Microsoft UAA drivers for different versions of the operating system. For example, Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 1 and Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 Operating Systems each have a different UAA driver. The Microsoft UAA drivers are available from Microsoft, or are also available as HP SoftPaqs, as follows: - SoftPaq Number SP30739 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP1 Universal Audio Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 1 (SP1). - SoftPaq Number SP30301 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP2 Universal Audio Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2).
  • Adds support for the Realtek LAC861Vd Realtek Audio Codec.
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:
  1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.
  2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

Prerequisites

  • The Microsoft Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver must be installed before installing the driver in this SoftPaq.

Supported Devices and Features

  • ATI High Definition Audio via Realtek Codec
  • Realtek High Definition Audio
TITLE: Realtek High Definition Audio Driver

VERSION: 5.10.0.5283 Rev. C
DESCRIPTION:
This package provides the drivers for the Realtek AC97 High Defintion (HD) 
Audio in the listed desktop models and operating systems. 

NOTE - Users creating their own disk images must first install the Microsoft 
Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver before installing the Realtek driver. 
The Microsoft UAA driver provides the necessary support for the HD audio bus 
used by the Realtek HD audio CODEC. Users who are upgrading to this newer 
driver on an existing system, should ensure that the Microsoft UAA driver is 
already installed on the system. The Microsoft UAA driver may be listed on the 
system as the "High Definition Audio Driver Package."

There are separate Microsoft UAA drivers for different versions of the 
operating system. For example, Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 1 and 
Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 Operating Systems each have a 
different UAA driver. The Microsoft UAA drivers are available from Microsoft, 
or are also available as HP SoftPaqs, as follows:

- SoftPaq Number SP30739 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP1 Universal Audio 
Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows 
XP with Service Pack 1 (SP1). 

- SoftPaq Number SP30301 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP2 Universal Audio 
Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows 
XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2). 

PURPOSE: Critical
SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP33461
SUPERSEDES: SP32827
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 25, 2006
CATEGORY: Driver - Audio
SSM SUPPORTED: No

PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Desktops

HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP Compaq dx2200 Microtower PC: All Models

SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S):
None

DEVICES SUPPORTED:
ATI High Definition Audio via Realtek Codec
Realtek High Definition Audio

OPERATING SYSTEM(S): 
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional

LANGUAGE(S): 
Global

ENHANCEMENTS: 
- Adds support for the Realtek LAC861Vd Realtek Audio Codec.

PREREQUISITES: 
- The Microsoft Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver must be installed 
before installing the driver in this SoftPaq.

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: 
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive. 

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2006 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Version:5.10.0.5283 Rev. C (20 Nov 2006)
Enhancements
  • Adds support for the Realtek LAC861Vd Realtek Audio Codec.

Version:5.10.0.5233 B (11 May 2006)
Fixes
  • Corrects installation issue that occurred when uninstalling the original audio driver and then trying to update to a newer version of the audio driver (an error message that indicated that the audio ID did not match the Realtek .INF file was generated).

Version:5.10.0.5221 B (22 Mar 2006)
Enhancements
  • Provides the first release of the audio driver for the listed models.


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Type: Driver - Audio
Version: 5.10.0.5283 Rev. C(20 Nov 2006)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Description

This package provides the drivers for the Realtek AC97 High Defintion (HD) Audio in the listed desktop models and operating systems. NOTE - Users creating their own disk images must first install the Microsoft Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver before installing the Realtek driver. The Microsoft UAA driver provides the necessary support for the HD audio bus used by the Realtek HD audio CODEC. Users who are upgrading to this newer driver on an existing system, should ensure that the Microsoft UAA driver is already installed on the system. The Microsoft UAA driver may be listed on the system as the "High Definition Audio Driver Package." There are separate Microsoft UAA drivers for different versions of the operating system. For example, Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 1 and Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 Operating Systems each have a different UAA driver. The Microsoft UAA drivers are available from Microsoft, or are also available as HP SoftPaqs, as follows: - SoftPaq Number SP30739 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP1 Universal Audio Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 1 (SP1). - SoftPaq Number SP30301 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP2 Universal Audio Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2).

Enhancements

  • Adds support for the Realtek LAC861Vd Realtek Audio Codec.

Installation Instructions

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:
  1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.
  2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

System Requirements

Prerequisites

  • The Microsoft Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver must be installed before installing the driver in this SoftPaq.

Supported Devices and Features

  • ATI High Definition Audio via Realtek Codec
  • Realtek High Definition Audio

Release Notes

TITLE: Realtek High Definition Audio Driver

VERSION: 5.10.0.5283 Rev. C
DESCRIPTION:
This package provides the drivers for the Realtek AC97 High Defintion (HD) 
Audio in the listed desktop models and operating systems. 

NOTE - Users creating their own disk images must first install the Microsoft 
Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver before installing the Realtek driver. 
The Microsoft UAA driver provides the necessary support for the HD audio bus 
used by the Realtek HD audio CODEC. Users who are upgrading to this newer 
driver on an existing system, should ensure that the Microsoft UAA driver is 
already installed on the system. The Microsoft UAA driver may be listed on the 
system as the "High Definition Audio Driver Package."

There are separate Microsoft UAA drivers for different versions of the 
operating system. For example, Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 1 and 
Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 Operating Systems each have a 
different UAA driver. The Microsoft UAA drivers are available from Microsoft, 
or are also available as HP SoftPaqs, as follows:

- SoftPaq Number SP30739 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP1 Universal Audio 
Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows 
XP with Service Pack 1 (SP1). 

- SoftPaq Number SP30301 (or later), "Microsoft Windows XP SP2 Universal Audio 
Architecture Update (Q888111)," contains the UAA driver for Microsoft Windows 
XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2). 

PURPOSE: Critical
SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP33461
SUPERSEDES: SP32827
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 25, 2006
CATEGORY: Driver - Audio
SSM SUPPORTED: No

PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Desktops

HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP Compaq dx2200 Microtower PC: All Models

SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S):
None

DEVICES SUPPORTED:
ATI High Definition Audio via Realtek Codec
Realtek High Definition Audio

OPERATING SYSTEM(S): 
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional

LANGUAGE(S): 
Global

ENHANCEMENTS: 
- Adds support for the Realtek LAC861Vd Realtek Audio Codec.

PREREQUISITES: 
- The Microsoft Universal Audio Architecture (UAA) driver must be installed 
before installing the driver in this SoftPaq.

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: 
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive. 

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2006 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Revision History

Version:5.10.0.5283 Rev. C (20 Nov 2006)
Enhancements
  • Adds support for the Realtek LAC861Vd Realtek Audio Codec.

Version:5.10.0.5233 B (11 May 2006)
Fixes
  • Corrects installation issue that occurred when uninstalling the original audio driver and then trying to update to a newer version of the audio driver (an error message that indicated that the audio ID did not match the Realtek .INF file was generated).

Version:5.10.0.5221 B (22 Mar 2006)
Enhancements
  • Provides the first release of the audio driver for the listed models.