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Santa Cruz - FAQs

Installation (CD-ROM Signed Drivers v.4161) Win 2k / XP
WINDOWS 2000 PROFESSIONAL
1. Log in with Administrator privileges to install new hardware. Service
Pack 2 and DirectX 8 are recommended (Required for multi-channel analog
and digital audio from DVD movies).

2. Connect your powered speakers, microphone, and any other audio peripherals
to the appropriate inputs and outputs on the Santa Cruz. Turn on your PC
and allow Windows to boot up to the desktop.

3. Windows will automatically have loaded its Crystal SoundFusion drivers.
When Windows prompts you to restart, select 'Yes'.

4. Insert the Santa Cruz CD into your CD-Rom drive. When the Santa Cruz
installation menu appears, select Santa Cruz Driver Setup.

5. Follow the instructions that appear during the install, selecting the
options that best match your audio setup. If prompted, reboot the system.
Once you have rebooted, the Santa Cruz will be ready for use.

NOTE:
While preparing for reboot, the PC may appear to be temporarily "frozen".
Do not interrupt the computer at this time. Wait a few minutes for the
installation to complete. The wait time will vary depending on the speed
of your PC. Please wait for the system to reboot to properly complete the
installation.

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WINDOWS XP (Home & Pro)
1. Connect your powered speakers, microphone, and any other audio peripherals
to the appropriate inputs and outputs on the Santa Cruz.

2. Turn on your PC. When Windows has booted for the first time after
installing the Santa Cruz hardware in your computer, Windows will report
new hardware found. This message box may appear as:
'Sound Fusion'
'Turtle Beach Santa Cruz' or
'Multimedia Audio Controller'
select the cancel button on the "New Hardware Found" window to close and
return to the Windows desktop.

NOTE:
You must click on Cancel at this screen to properly install the Santa Cruz.

3. Insert the Santa Cruz installation CD into your CD-Rom drive.

4. When the Santa Cruz installation menu appears, select Santa Cruz Driver
Setup. Follow the instructions that appear during the install, selecting
the options that best match your audio setup.

5. If prompted, reboot the system.

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TO UNINSTALL SANTA CRUZ
1. Open the Windows Control Panel (Start > Settings > Control Panel).

2. Open the Add/Remove Programs applet (Add or Remove Programs in
Win XP). Select Turtle Beach Santa Cruz and click on the Add/Remove
button (Change/Remove in Win XP) to the lower right of the screen.

3. Reboot your PC.

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NOTE ON CD AUDIO INPUT IN WINDOWS XP
The manual contains instructions for connecting a CD-Rom or DVD drive to
the Santa Cruz. In Windows XP, neither the included analog CD audio cable
nor a 2 pin CD S/PDIF cable is needed, as the digital CD signal is sent
directly through the PCI bus.

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