Windows Sound System


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Windows Sound System

A sound card from Microsoft for Windows PCs. The card was not widely used, but certain characteristics of the card are built into Sound Blaster and other sound cards for compatibility with the Windows 3.1 drivers that were created at that time.
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Digital Audio Windows sound system compatible with 3D surround Built-in stereo speakers; monaural mini-jack microphone Modem Integrated V.
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1 or later, Sound Blaster or Microsoft Windows Sound System sound card.
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