1.    06 Nov 2015 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 46
    Windows 10 X64

    cmi8768 sound card drivers windows 10

    I have a generic sound card pci with the chipset cmi8768. (C-media)
    I cant find anywhere driver for windows x64.
    It is not supported in 10?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    07 Nov 2015 #2
    Join Date : Sep 2015
    Posts : 2,377
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 1706 (CU build 15063.674)

    I found C-Media's download site. It has drivers for Windows 7 & 8, but when trying to download it asks to login. Maybe you have to register first. It doesn't specify if the driver is 32-bit only, it could also be for 64-bit. Just download it and see.

    Alternatively you can find the driver in a universal driver site such as DriversCollection.com or DriverGuide.com

    Any 64-bit version, for Windows Vista 64-bit or 7 64-bit or 8 64-bit should work.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    28 Jun 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2017
    Posts : 1
    Win 10 Home

    Here is the right driver: https://www.cmedia.com.tw/support/download_center from the official site. Beware, it is named this: PCI-8768-100902-

    You need to make sure it is the XP driver. Use compatibility mode (XP latest service pack).

    I only registered for this but it's important because the advice doesn't exist in the web. I had to look around a lot and ended up just trying out any old driver. It must be an XP driver because the other versions won't install completely. You don't just need a driver, but you also need the software that comes with the drivers (even if it doesn't really show up anymore u_u).

    I've reuploaded the drivers here in case Cmedia stops maintaining their site: MEGA
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    29 Jun 2017 #4
    Join Date : Sep 2015
    Posts : 2,377
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 1706 (CU build 15063.674)

    Remember that if the driver doesn't install by running the setup, you can always force-install it manually from the Device Manager. XP drivers are 32-bit and can only be used in 32-bit Windows 10 (and earlier). For 64-bit you need Windows XP x64, Vista 64-bit or newer driver (if available).
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved ati / amd graphics card drivers anyone had any success.
hey all, I have several ati /amd graphics cards from legacy to current hd xxxx x2 etc. has anyone found a legit driver from ati /amd that has worked because I haven't. I understand it is not up to Microsoft to supply drivers for my hardware...
Graphic Cards
Sound Drivers Don't Function After Installing Windows 10
Greetings, I've recently installed Windows 10 via Microsoft's "Media Creation Tool" for 64-bit operating systems, selecting the second option to keep only personal files and not apps (thus I'm not able to revert the OS back to 8.1). However, after...
Drivers and Hardware
Notification about missing sound card
I have a busted chip on my motherboard for the sound card. I am aware that it can't be fixed without much cost, so I'm leaving it. It's a Windows 10 Asus desktop, about 2 years old. But I keep getting a message about a missing sound card. I have...
Drivers and Hardware
W10 caused sound to not work, now sound card no longer recognized
When I first went from W8.1 to W10, everything worked except the sound. Now after several updates, the icon speaker in task bar has an x by it, and when I hover mouse over icon the message states that "no audio output device is installed." When I...
Drivers and Hardware
Sound card problems? Windows 10 build 9926
Well, I installed Windows 10 build 9926 not to long ago and so far it's great. The only thing is their isn't sound. I've notice in device manager my sound card didn't install with the update. When I try "update driver" in the device manager, it'll ...
Drivers and Hardware
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:22.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App

Windows 10 Forums