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Windows 7: Certain application plays at only half volume?

26 Jun 2014   #1
ganon11000

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
 
 
Certain application plays at only half volume?

This will explain better than words:
Why is IE quiet? - Imgur


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26 Jun 2014   #2
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Hello try these to options;

Quote:
Two ways to solve or make it better:
Go to control panel > Hardware and Sound > Change system sounds
Right-click on speakers > Properties
Under Enhancements tab, check Loudness Equalization
Click apply and then ok.
Quote:
Go to control panel > Hardware and Sound > Change system sounds
Under Communications tab, select Do Nothing
Click apply and then ok
Let me know if this helps.
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26 Jun 2014   #3
ganon11000

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HLPTech View Post
Hello try these to options;

Quote:
Two ways to solve or make it better:
Go to control panel > Hardware and Sound > Change system sounds
Right-click on speakers > Properties
Under Enhancements tab, check Loudness Equalization
Click apply and then ok.
Quote:
Go to control panel > Hardware and Sound > Change system sounds
Under Communications tab, select Do Nothing
Click apply and then ok
Let me know if this helps.
Loudness Equalization makes it worse. And I already has the do nothing under communications.
It is only IE BTW.
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26 Jun 2014   #4
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Oh im sorry i don't know, try looking in the advance settings for internet explorer.
Updating you sound driver.
Im sure someone will be here to help you soon.
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26 Jun 2014   #5
ganon11000

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HLPTech View Post
Oh im sorry i don't know, try looking in the advance settings for internet explorer.
Updating you sound driver.
Im sure someone will be here to help you soon.
I had a look and I'm running the latest driver (A clients laptop also had this issue with only chrome)
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26 Jun 2014   #6
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

hmmm, give me a while il look into this for you.

No promises that i will find the answer though, but i will try.
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26 Jun 2014   #7
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

One more suggestion have you tried this: Open the Playing Audio troubleshooter
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26 Jun 2014   #8
ganon11000

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HLPTech View Post
One more suggestion have you tried this: Open the Playing Audio troubleshooter
That sadly did nothing. This is such an odd issue that I've never seen before!
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26 Jun 2014   #9
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

same here, i can't see what is causing this. I'm honestly stumped. Im sure someone will be able to help us shed a light on this though.

Sorry i could not help.
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26 Jun 2014   #10
ganon11000

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HLPTech View Post
same here, i can't see what is causing this. I'm honestly stumped. Im sure someone will be able to help us shed a light on this though.

Sorry i could not help.
No problem, Thanks for the help
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