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What replaced SndVol.exe on Windows 10?

In versions of windows previous to 10, the sound volume was an executable %windir%\System32\SndVol.exe. While this is still available on Windows 10, it still launches the older volume control rather ...
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Changing device volume completely disables it

I am having an issue on my pc (is a new computer) when I change the "Device" Speakers volume in volume mixer - speakers. Changing any of the other sliders for other programs is no problem, but once I ...
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Make selected application able to output sound only when no other applications are outputting sound

Is there a way of allowing a selected application (that is trying to output sound), to only be able to output when no other applications are outputting sound? Usecase scenario Some people listen to ...
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Windows volume sliders move but no change in volume

I have a Dell Inspiron laptop running windows 10. If I change the windows volume sliders either for the application or the system,then No change in volume occurs , except for the mute when I go to ...
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Windows 7 - Lower new application default starting volume

Is there a way to reduce the default volume a program is assigned in the volume mixer? Currently the default volume of a program on it's first launch is the system volume, which is also the maximum ...
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How to control a non-default audio device's volume?

I use VoiceMeeter because of its superb control. The only problem is volume control. I usually use the Volume Key Hook so that when I hit Volume up or down it changes the slider. The only problem is ...
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Why isn't Spotify showing up in the volume-mixer?

Here's an interesting issue. The audio coming from Spotify desktop no longer appears in the system volume mixer (the program entirely, not just audio activity), and seems to be entirely bypassing ...
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How to disable Volume Mixer in Windows 10

I want to disable the Volume Mixer so that my volume is controlled by one slider. Is that possible? I'm sick of turning on my main volume really high to hear YouTube, only to switch to another ...
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Firefox opens many processes - cant mute audio

I dont know since when this is happening but Firefox is opening alot of processes and every process can appear in my volume settings Image of my mixer If I mute these processes and open a new tab ...
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WMI script to adjust Speakers' Balance (Win7)

I would like to create a script that configures the Balance on my Speakers-- specifically I would like to call WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation) from a VBScript if possible. Is this adjustment ...
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Change the default window size of the Windows Volume Mixer

is there a way to set the default size of the Windows Volume Mixer? When I open it up it shows up very small with a scrollbar at the bottom, like this (German UI): So I have to scroll a lot, or ...
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“Moving” applications between speakers on Windows 10?

I have a number of speakers on my Windows 10 laptop: the laptop speakers, the monitor speakers and a Bluetooth sound bar. How could I set which application sound is output where? Even just a default ...
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Voicemeeter Banana - smoothing volume transition

So I'm trying to figure out if I need to somehow loop a script in the "request for button on trigger in" box. Currently I've got strip(4).gain+=1.0 assigned to the volume up key which means I still ...
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Split applications into different mixer channels

I am using Windows. I have a physical audio mixer with several channels with 1/4 inch inputs. Is there any way anyone knows of to split up applications into different quarter inch outputs, so I could ...
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Voicemeeter Banana - Volume control keys to multiple outputs

I just had Voicemeeter Banana set up and figured to use the "Hook Volume Keys" Option in the menu. But the problem arises when I have two audio outputs: one is my speakers and one is my headset. The ...
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Set default volume for new apps in windows 10 mixer

My headphones (hyperx cloud 2) are normally way too loud for most apps with any volume above 10%. However I want certain apps such as teamspeak to be 50%. The problem is new apps default to the max/...
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How can I sync all sources in Windows volume mixer?

I have a problem with the Windows volume mixer where some applications run at a lower volume than others. I know that this is because Windows volume mixer allows individual apps to run at different ...
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How to decrease audio volume below the minimum volume? [duplicate]

I have a 3- C-Media USB Headphone Set, a USB-Soundcard. I connected my head phones to it's headphone output. But even at level 2 of 100 in Windows 10, it is too loud. How do I make it even quieter?
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Something is limiting max output volume in Windows 7

I accidentally had the Volume Mixer opened and then I noticed the following: The volumes aren't quite the same level. I thought about this other settings window: Do you know any other setting that ...
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Why don't device and app sound mixers match?

My question is specified in the title, to be more exact I would like to show this particular screenshot of the sound mixer: As you can see here, the volume of the IE reached the maximum level, but ...
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Blue Jack Audio Line In Playback Volume control

I'm on Windows 10. I want to be able to control the "playback volume" of the blue audio line in jack (don't know how it's called correctly sorry) without having to open up Realtek HD Audio Manager ...
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Play audio through 2x HDMI monitors & 1x Aux Monitor

I am trying to get all three of my monitors to play audio out of their speakers however I am having an issue with HDMI connections on two of the monitors overriding the AUX connections Monitor 1: ...
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pavucontrol level base vs 100%

trying to understand what is pavucontrol doing. On the screenshot you can see that there are volume sliders where one ca nchoose from base or another percent value. What is the meaning of base. In ...
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Set the default audio level for any new program in Windows 7 to be lower than the speaker level?

As the title says. I keep my max "Speakers" volume at 100% to only adjust precisely audio levels in individual apps, but I would like of any new program (i.e. programs that have not been set a volume ...
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Set new audio device default for volume mixer in Windows 10

I use two audio devices: Default (audio) device "Realtec Digital Output (Optical)" Default communication device "Lautsprecher (Speaker)" My goal: I want to have the default audio volume on my ...
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How do I turn on the Volume system icon without uninstalling my audio driver?

I have the Realtek HD Audio Manager installed (it came as part of the "Realtek High Definition Audio Driver") on my Windows 10 system, and this means that it replaces the default Windows volume ...
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Where are the volume mixer startup options? Is there in regedit?

I want to know where the initial volume of the windows mixer is located.
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ffmpeg : combine two or three audios into one by lowering the volume of the other

Want to combine some audio files eg: 1) one long audio file which will act as a background audio 2) some audio files which will be replaced at specific intervals like at 10 sec of the first one So ...
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Volume Mixer keeps showing up

When I leave my PC on overnight sometimes I come back to opened volume mixer. Doesn't happen all the time but enough times for me to notice it. Does anyone know why this could happen? Specs: Windows ...
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Volume hot keys: How can I configure the number of volume-steps on Debian?

I have a good DAC and a strong amplifier. I use Debian and sometimes I just can't get the volume gain to be as I wish to using the hot keys. I've noticed that each time I hit them, the volume ...
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Turn on/off volume from batch file or command Windows 10

I had a piece of code for windows 8.1 that turned the volume off/on so could put it in a batch file for startup. Need something for windows 10 if it's available
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Windows Explorer appears in Windows 10 volume control

I'm a new user of Windows 10. My sound mixer (volume control) used to look like this: But today it looks like this: Why is the Windows Explorer entry there? Is it normal, and does it do anything ...
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Browser tab playing audio, yet not visible in mixer

My issue is that a tab in Chrome is playing audio, and even shows the speaker icon: However the mixer does not show the process at all: What is even weirder is I can co to output devices and test my ...
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What can I do so the headphone volume is not so loud when I plug it? [duplicate]

I have Logitech H340 headphones with a USB-connector. When I plug-in the USB-connector, the headphone volume is too loud, even if I set the volume of my Windows 10 PC to one percent (less is ...
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More convenient volume changer

I find it inconvenient to have to hunt for the little volume icon in the bottom right, then have to hunt for the little slider knob, drag it and press enter. More so because sometimes I want to change ...
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Audio solution for multiple inputs and outputs

I have multiple 3.5mm Audio inputs (PC, TV and the ability to expand in the future) and I have multiple 3.5mm outputs which I'd like them to play to (Speakers, a headset and soon to purchase a ...
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Windows 10 Problems: Applications don't show in Volume Mixer

So I just upgraded to Windows 10 from the Windows 8.1 ... and I noticed that the Volume Mixer just turns up and down for everything in general. I want to be able to turn down Chrome's sound and Skype'...
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Windows Volume Icon

Just a quick query on the windows volume control icon which is displayed at the upper left corner of screen when you change the volume. When I have fullscreen programs open like games, this icon does ...
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Run sndvol.exe when volume icon is clicked instead of popup

Is there a way to open the Volume Mixer (sndvol.exe) instead of the single-channel Volume Control popup when the icon in the system tray is clicked?
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Volume decreases on Google Chrome when I switch tabs

When I have Spotify running or a Youtube video playing on a different tab, Google Chrome automatically decreases the volume to a very low level. There is no change in the volume mixer, but it is a ...
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Windows 7 increases volume randomly

when listening to music or watching videos, the volume increases as if it'd account for music that has almost mute parts. This means that it shoves to volume to up to 60+ from 18 which is not too ...
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Keyboard Shortcut to change specific program's volume in Windows

I was looking for a way to quickly change the volume to only one program, probably the active window, using a keyboard shortcut. I can do this manually with the Windows Volume Mixer, but I'm looked ...
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How to adjust volume using batch files [duplicate]

I want to know how to set volume with cmd but can't download software. I know it is possible because I had it but deleted it. opps
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Windows 7, Volume icon, does not function when clicked

The Volume icon is visible, but every time i click it, nothing happens.I have tried to remove the icon and put it back, turn off all icons and restarted my computer multiple times. How do i fix it?
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How to separate volume level for front and rear panels and yet keep single sound device?

I have realtek HD Audio, and I'm pretty satisfied with its settings — my main speakers are connected to the rear panel and whenever I turn headphones in on the front panel, the former go silent and I ...
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Windows 10 video changes system volume, not app volume, and missing from mixer

The Windows 10 Technical Preview Video app controls the system global volume setting from the app's main interface. It also doesn't have an entry in the volume mixer, while other programs do. I am ...
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Volume adjustment logs?

Are volume adjustments stored anywhere on the computer? For example, if I move the volume slider from 100% to 80%, will this be logged somewhere?
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Volume Low in Chrome Browser

Volume for audio and video sounds too quiet in Chrome, e.g. on YouTube. I have tried restarting it (via the actual exit option) and then I tried restarting the computer. Running Windows 8.1. Volume ...
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Volume control not functioning

I noticed a few weeks ago that my system volume control doesn't affect my volume. It's stuck at max which isn't terrible but it does get irritating when I run multiple applications and have to change ...
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Change base volume of device (Windows 8)?

I own an USB speaker, since I found the audio quality of builtin speakers far from sufficient. Sadly however, it doesn't have an analogue volume control. The volume buttons on the device simply change ...