General Protection Fault When You Install YAMAHA DS-XG PCI or ESS-1869 Sound Card Device Driver

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When you install the vendor-supplied device driver for a YAMAHA DS-XG PCI or a ESS-1869 sound card in a Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me)-based computer, you may receive the following error message:
Cmdninst has caused a general protection fault in module User.exe


To resolve this issue, contact the vendor for updated drivers for your device.

For information about how to contact Yamaha or ESS Technology, click the appropriate article number in the following list to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
65416 Hardware and Software Third-Party Vendor Contact List, A-K

60781 Hardware and Software Third-Party Vendor Contact List, L-P

60782 Hardware and Software Third-Party Vendor Contact List, Q-Z

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Article ID: 250118 - Last Review: June 19, 2014 - Revision: 4.0
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