OPL3-SAx Installation procedure for Windows Me / 2000 / XP

The driver for the YMF701, YMF711, YMF715, YMF718, and YMF719 single chip device, also called the OPL3-SAx is included in the Win98 / Win2000 / Win ME / Win XP installation CD.
Normally, the sound driver is automatically installed while installing the Win98 / Win2000 / Windows ME / Win XP Operating Systems.

However, if the driver failed to install, follow these steps.

  1. Go to "Start" -> "Setting" -> "Control Panel", and double click "Add New Hardware".
  2. When the Add/Remove Hardware Wizard starts, select "Add device", "Add New Device" then "Search For New Hardware".
  3. Double click "Sound, Video and Game Controller" and select "YAMAHA" at the left.
  4. Then select "YAMAHA OPL3-SAx WDM driver" at the right.

If you are still unable to locate the driver, you will need to inquire with either the manufacturer of your PC system or your operating system Microsoft, to find the cause of your problem.