I always used to wake up to my favorite radio station on my alarm clock. However, I have moved and can no longer get that radio station over the air. To solve this problem, I would like to stream the station on my laptop, but have it muted overnight, then set it to unmute at a specific time in the morning, so that it will act as an alarm clock. Is there a way to schedule my laptop (Windows 7 64-bit) to unmute at a specific time?
You can use the utility NirCmd to mute and set your volume from the command line.
You can use mute.exe and schedule a task to unmute your system volume at a specific time. Just follow these instructions:
To mute, you can create another task following the above steps with the argument