Symptom/issue: On-board sound is often
static-y and distorted which grows worse as
the length of time between reboots
increases. Installed a sound card (Diamond),
then pulled it when no improvement was
Asus moboard 8gb ram, Windows 7 Pro 64 bit –
sound in hardware profiles says Hi Def audio
device listed first, then Realtek Hi Def Audio listed second.
In Device Manager only the Realtek Hi Def Audio is listed.
Can I delete the first listing in Hardware
Profiles which is Hi Def audio device? Could
the 2 ‘devices’ be conflicting with each