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[espeak-ng:master] new issue: XAudio2 tries to load xaudio2_8.dll on Windows 7 #github

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[espeak-ng:master] New Issue Created by dputler:
#209 XAudio2 tries to load xaudio2_8.dll on Windows 7

Running both the 32 and 64 bit versions of espeak-ng produce the error. The problem is that on Windows 7 the version of the dll XAudio2 should try to load is xaudio2_7.dll. The error message on Windows 7 is:

The program can't start because XAudio2_8.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem.

A discussion of XAudio2 versions is discussed on this MSDN link: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ee415802(v=vs.85).aspx