ForteMedia FM801 PCI Audio (WDM) Driver Download

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Supported Models

FM801 PCI Audio (WDM) Driver

FM801 Legacy Audio Driver

FM801 Legacy Joystick Driver

FM801 PCI Audio Driver

FM801 PCI Joystick Driver

FM801 PCI Joystick Controller Driver

Manufacturers

ForteMedia

Supported Operating Systems

Windows 2003, Windows 2003 (64 bit), Windows XP, Windows XP (64 bit), Windows 2000, Windows NT4, Windows NT3.51, Windows ME, Windows 98SE, Windows 98, Windows 95

File Name

FM801.rar (3.8 MB)

Versions

5.00.1319.200 (11-Aug-1999)

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Uploaded By

GallaKo (DG Member) on 9-Oct-2009

Most Helpful Reviews

 
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful:
Rob01
Tested on Windows XP x64
9 Apr 2010
(39 minutes after download)
 

Installation: 1 out of 5
Stability: 1 out of 5
Compatibility: 1 out of 5
 
"I have a windows XP 64 bit system, running 4GB of Ram and a Dual core athlon. I'm a musician and wanted this soundcard for my MIDI instruments. The disc which came with the card DIDN'T work. So far I've downloaded at least 8 versions of this driver for the FM801 card and NONE of them have worked at all. The setup runs fine until the reboot after which, Nothing, and I mean
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How to Update FM801 PCI Audio (WDM) Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the FM801 PCI Audio (WDM) driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter FM801 PCI Audio (WDM) into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Driver Update Utility for FM801 PCI Audio (WDM). It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the ForteMedia website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.

How to Open Device Manager

  • In Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager

  • In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager

  • In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button

How to Install a driver from Device Manager

  1. Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  2. Select the Driver tab.

  3. Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.

In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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