Digital Sound System: Windows Is Unable to Detect DSS80 Speakers
- You may receive an error message stating that the DSS80 speakers could not be found.
- When you view the Device Manager tab in the System tool in Control Panel, you may see a conflict marker on the Microsoft Digital Sound System Composite Device in the USB Controllers branch.
If you click Properties, and then click Update Driver, you receive a "Fatal Exception in Vmm32.vxd" error message on a blue screen.
- You are using a Microsoft Windows 98-based computer.
- You installed the DSS80 driver from the DSS80 CD-ROM.
- Click Start, and then click Run.
- In the Open box, type the following line, and then click OKdrive:\windows\Inf\Otherwhere drive is the letter of the hard disk on which Windows is installed, and windows is the folder in which Windows is installed.
- Right-click the Mdss80.inf file, and then click Delete. When you are prompted to confirm the file deletion, click Yes.
- Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
- Double-click System.
- Click the Device Manager tab.
- Click the PLUS SIGN (+) next to Universal Serial Bus Controller to expand the branch.
- In the Universal Serial Bus Controller branch, click the Microsoft Digital Sound System Composite Device, click Remove, and then click OK.
- Click Refresh to install the correct version of the DSS80 driver.
Article ID: 220821 - Last Review: 12/05/2015 13:09:45 - Revision: 1.0
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