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Windows 7: Automatically reduce volume when phone rings?

05 Jun 2010   #1
Optical

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Automatically reduce volume when phone rings?

Does anyone know of a Win 7 application that will sense an incoming call on my landline (via modem) then reduce my media player volume?

I like to play my music loud, my phone is quiet

I can't think of good search terms to find an app like that?


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05 Jun 2010   #2
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

My previous sound card had that option built in. You could select that option via the console.
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05 Jun 2010   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10074
 
 

Hello Optical,

You can check in Sound in the Control Panel (icons view) to see if you have this option below to adjust it with.
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Hope this helps,
Shawn


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06 Jun 2010   #4
Optical

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Shawn, have seen that before but assumed it only works with Skype etc. However I'll give it another go, thanks.
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