Sound problems

  [DELETED] 21:01 25 Aug 2005
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For some reason my sound works but the volume control on the bottom left of the screen has on control over the volume.
Whats wrong?

  [DELETED] 21:18 25 Aug 2005

Sorry but I don't follow you....

What do you mean by....

"bottom left of the screen has on control over the volume" ???

  [DELETED] 21:25 25 Aug 2005

The volume control icon that is at the bottom left of the screen (where the time is) That has no control over the volume. Even when I press mute.
Also not everyone has it there anyway its an option somewhere.
It can be found in Control Panel, Speech And Audio Devices

  [DELETED] 21:27 25 Aug 2005

Que??

My volume control and time (like most PCs) is at the bottom RIGHT.

  Stuartli 21:28 25 Aug 2005

The Volume icon and Time display should be in the Task bar (i.e. on the right).

  [DELETED] 21:31 25 Aug 2005

Sorry I have the task bar set vertically on the left to suit excel. I did not think that most people don’t do that. My bad. Anyway the problem still persists

  [DELETED] 21:32 25 Aug 2005

"to suit excel" ???????????????????????

  [DELETED] 21:33 25 Aug 2005

Does it matter?

  Stuartli 21:34 25 Aug 2005

That explains it (?)

Have you right clicked on the Volume icon and checked the mixer panel? You may have inadvertently muted some or all of the settings.

  [DELETED] 21:36 25 Aug 2005

Checked it but all of them are normal. None are muted.

  [DELETED] 21:38 25 Aug 2005

The the only way I can control the volume is by the knob on the speaker themselfs.

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