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Re: Volume control gone from taskbar

T

TheDuck

#1
Open control panel in upper right search block enter 'tray speaker' and it
will give you an option to display it on the tray.

"Barry" <user@newsgroup/> wrote in message
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> Am not skillful, but would like volume control returned to taskbar.
> Currently have volume, but it is too loud.If you can fix it, tell me how.
> Remember I am NOT skillfull.
>
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Brink

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#3
Hello Melanie,

You might see if this may be able to help you get the Volume icon back in the notification area.

http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/106787-notification-area-system-icons.html

Hope this helps,
Shawn

I'm having the same problem, I think one of the auto updates must have done something. When I go to task bar properties the volume icon is grayed out, you can't click on it to display, so the above fix does not work and probably won't work for Barry either.

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R

Rick Rogers

#4
See:
http://www.mydigitallife.info/2009/...ith-disabled-or-grayed-out-check-box-options/

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"Melanie" <user@newsgroup/> wrote in message
news:umu4QSBuKHA.6140@newsgroup

> I'm having the same problem, I think one of the auto updates must have
> done something. When I go to task bar properties the volume icon is
> grayed out, you can't click on it to display, so the above fix does not
> work and probably won't work for Barry either.
>
> ---
> frmsrcurl:
> http://msgroups.net/microsoft.public.windows.vista.hardware_devices/Volume-control-gone-from-taskbar
 

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