General sound problems in game
If you are experiencing problems with the sound in the game, pleaseensure that you have the latest drivers for the make and model of your sound card and that the drivers are DirectX 8.1 certified. Mafia may not support some makes and models of sound card. If you experience any stuttering or distortion when sounds or music isplaying ensure that these have been selected in the Mafia Setup options:
> Disable EAX
> Enable Software Mixing Only
To run the Setup select the option from the Windows Start MenuPrograms\Mafia\Setup and select Open expert settings for more options.When an option is pressed and highlighted it is Enabled.