Depending on your version, it might be under Start/Settings/Control Panel/Multimedia or Start/Settings/Control Panel/Sounds and Multimedia At the bottom of the first tab should be a check-box for "Show volume control on the taskbar" Fuzzy -- Quidquid Latine dictum sit, altum videtur. Si hoc legere scis, nimium eruditionis habes. Vir sapit qui pauca loquitur. Cras amet qui numquam amavit, quique amavit cras plus amet. Uno itinere non potest perveniri ad tam grande secretum. On Fri, 29 Nov 2002, Bruce wrote: > Double click on the speaker icon in your system tray. > <SNIP> > > I don't have this icon in the system tray. Where else can I find it? I > believe this is the problem. > > Bruce Cook > > -----Original Message----- > From: 24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > [mailto:24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Spider > Sent: Friday, November 29, 2002 9:17 AM > To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: [24hoursupport] Re: No sounds > > Bruce, > Playing sound files and Audio CD's are two different tasks that might > have different resolutions. Have you checked the device manager for > problems with the device itself? The first thing you want to know about > problems playing CD's is whether or not you have the audio cable plugged > into your motherboard. There is a cable that runs from the CD drive to > the motherboard and if that is not plugged in you will not be able to > hear CD's through your speakers. A good way to test this is to plug a > headset into the CD player. Can you hear the CD' playing? If so, then > the cable is your problem. That said, the next thing you want to look > at is your advanced sound properties. Double click on the speaker icon > in your system tray. When the volume control comes up, check the menu > options for "Advanced" options. Look for anything that is muted or has > volume turned all the way down. > > Spider - Users can unsubscribe from this list by sending email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface at http://web.tampabay.rr.com/spider1/24hrsupport.htm.