Here's a handy shortcut for quickly adjusting the volume of your default sound device. In Vista, there are No Multimedia Settings at all. Note: You can automatically download the correct Sound Drivers by downloading the DriverUpdate™ Utility below. Once booted completely, right click the system tray and select properties 6. http://da4design.com/windows-10/adjust-screen-brightness-buttons-not-working.php
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In fact half the "solutions" posted in the comments will NOT work when the control box is "grayed out". Click the plus (+) sign next to DVD/CD-ROM drives. Only Clock is checked, all the others are unchecked, and greyed out.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re-enabling Vista's sound icon by pgluck / May 13, 2010 6:07 PM PDT In reply to: Response I had the same problem on And the lengthy way of running the control panel Taskbar and Start Menu yeilded still greyed out boxes. Put the battery back in and boot up the computer 5. No Audio Devices Are Installed Windows 10 Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Here is another try by bigblackhawk / September 30, 2007 1:20 PM PDT In reply to: Sound icon missing in Vista I had Volume Mixer Windows 10 N Hayat 879,033 views 5:56 how to fix sound problem on windows 7/8.mp4 - Duration: 4:57. So close, but yet still a grayed out Volume icon in my Notification area. MrJayBusch 49,021 views 4:30 how to fix the volume bug in windows 7 - Duration: 3:09.
October 1, 2008 Alexandra Yehey! http://ccm.net/forum/affich-198733-lost-volume-meter-icon-on-taskbar-on-vista I tried to open VLC and Windows Media Player, the sound icon is there but its not producing sound. How To Adjust Volume On Computer Keyboard Having just installed SP1 I notice that that, too, has disappeared! Windows 10 Volume Icon Not Working All four system icons will reappear!
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - This worked by aikibro / March 24, 2010 4:48 AM PDT In reply to: Here is another try Had the same issue (just this contact form The icon had vanished in the first place a short time ago when I rebooted (of course, with power cord in), so it was clearly rebooting with power cord out that who can help? I just recently got a new laptop and noticed that it didn't have this problem…. No Audio Devices Are Installed
Thanks much! Volume Icon Missing I contacted my computer manufacturer, they recommended this website to me, and your answer solved the problem (the above steps did not!). System Manufacturer/Model Number HP G60-217EM Notebook PC (NP622EA) OS Vista Home Premium 32 bit CPU AMD Turion X2 Dual-Core Mobile Processor RM-72.210 2-10GHz Memory 2048MB (2x1024 MB) Graphics Card NVIDA GeForce
But that option to check the "volume box" was not active for some time, I don't know way, I did nothing and than after few days and few restarts of the That's Microsoft for you!! Vista hardware & devices Speaker control iconHello, I've been reading in this group for awhile but haven't seen my question. Windows 10 No Sound I tried the hack you provided and that didn't work either.
Your solution to the missing icons was right on! July 16, 2008 mike It worked! Click Start, type device into the search field, and then select Device Manager from the list. Check This Out Best Regards, Ilan.
Thanks to all of you who took the time to make a post here. I tried deleting the iconstreams and pasticonstreams and restarting explorer.exe. The boxes should now all be selectable I hope this helps someone else who thought all was lost. Thank you for the help!
MrJayBusch 440,069 views 4:30 Windows 7 sound problem fix - Duration: 7:02. But all fixed :) November 23, 2010 Bernhard Thanks it worked fine. Non-powered speakers are also called passive speakers. Explorer.exe will reload, and the missing icons should now be back in the system-tray where they belong. 9.
Report molly- Jul 28, 2010 02:50PM THANKYOU! I can change it there but I cannot see how to put it back on the taskbar. Thanks for helpingGuy Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thank you by [email protected] / November 29, 2011 7:05 AM PST In reply to: Here is another try Thank you, I had previously reenabled by volume icon, then it disappeared, then the box was disabled, then it reenabled.
In the classic view you should find some of the things you said were not listed. This can result in the controls in the sound mixer being grayed out. July 31, 2008 gadzooks64 I've been reloading the explorer for a while now and figured it was just something I was going to have to live with. The Driver Recovery process in the HP Recovery Manager restores audio drivers for the sound hardware that came pre-installed on the computer.