UAA HD AUDIO DEVICE SUPPORT IN WINDOWS XP SP3
This is another MS nasty for all the deployment folks pushing XP SP3 to
computers with UAA HD Audio devices. Yes SP3 will support the devices and
the drivers are included however,, the patch IS NOT included! The update to
KB835221, KB888111 doesn't link to the download but instructs you to call MS
Support to get the patch which doesn't work on SP3.
This patch is required before any of the HD device drivers are installed and
should included in the reference PC image therefore, apply this before
sysprep and capture.
1. On the reference PC change the CSDVersion registry key to reflect XP SP2:
a. HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Windows\CSDVersion value=200 (use
512 when scripting)
2. Restart the PC
3. Install KB888111xpsp2.exe (follow the link below and rename
KB888111XPSP2.txt to .exe)
4. Change the CSDVersion key back to reflect XP SP3 again:
a. HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Windows\CSDVersion value=300 (use
768 when scripting)
5. Restart the PC, finalize configuration of the reference PC, sysprep and
You'll need to obtain the KB888111 patch, Code for 2 SMS installer IPF files
is below for those that want to compile and automate the above process.
notice "UAAFix_Inst.EXE" is compiled and installed into "XPSP3_UAAFix.EXE".
Just update the autologon information in the IPFs before compiling.