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    Sound Advice??????

    If you want to connect a speaker system like a logitech Z5500 and a headset to your PC.

    And your Headset is a USB Plantronics witht a built in sound card

    What is the best way....... or am i better of using the Mobo onboard sound and getting a non USB headset - I'd rather avoid that though as I've only had the plantronics for a few months and it cost me 50 quid!!!

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    you could use control panel to change the default audio device all the time, or i think theanimus wrote a program that did it automagically, youd have to see him about it though, and i dont think it always worked.

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    And having 2 audio drivers would not cause any conflicts??

    And i guess I could leave the default microphone as the plantronics usb whilst switching the main output between speaker and headset???

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    BUMp.....................Any thoughts..................Will I be ok to do this, and any Z5500 users out there, Whats your recommendation to get these babys singing

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