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Windows 7: IE 11 keeps resetting the sound level back to 100%.

01 Aug 2014   #1
Alex Cromwell

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
IE 11 keeps resetting the sound level back to 100%.

Here is my problem:
IE 11 keeps resetting the sound level back to 100%.

Im using several different browsers,(chrome, firefox, IE 11) and I have the sound levels adjusted for each of them. IE is the only one that keeps resetting the sound level back to 100%. I have a Creative/Sound Blaster Audigy sound card (to which I have uninstalled and reinstalled the latest drivers no change) which is working fine for everything else except IE 11.
I have tried pretty much everything I can think of with no success opened to new input
Thanks
using Win7 x64


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01 Aug 2014   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
I'm not even sure Internet explorer in general cares if you have speakers/ sound or not,
It "ie" certainly doesn't control sound or reset,
There must be a keyboard combination which is being used unknowingly by you,
To rule out third party items,
Use Clean boot,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/179159-troubleshoot-application-conflicts-performing-clean-startup.html
See what this does,
Use No Add-ons mode/ Click the Start button and type in the search box,
Internet explorer

Click on the suggestion (No Add-ons) or it’s located at,
Start/ All programs/ Accessories folder/ System tools folder/ No add-ons.
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/manage-add-ons#ie=ie-10-win-7
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/windows7/How-to-manage-add-ons-in-Internet-Explorer-9
If using ie10 the first link will apply to ie9 as well,
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/ie-crashes-stops-working#ie=ie-10-win-7

Activate EPM if on a 64 bit version of windows,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/280434-internet-explorer-10-enable-32-bit-64-bit-ie10-windows-7-a.html#post2312336
Add the Run box to the Start menu list,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/559-start-menu-add-run-button.html
Open the Run command and Paste this into it and Okay,
"C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" -extoff
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01 Aug 2014   #3
Alex Cromwell

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hi TrashZone and thx for taking the time..

"It "ie" certainly doesn't control sound or reset"
IE controls and resets the slider in the volume mixer assigned to IE - which is the point and the problem. The other sliders are unaffected as i have mentioned.
Your suggestions are based on add-on conflict. I have already tried booting in safe mode, disabling add-ons and using IE(no add-ons) - no go.. Thanks anyway
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03 Aug 2014   #4
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

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