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Windows 7: Sound OK on Skype - Everything else = Silence?

04 Sep 2015   #1
OldCodger1936

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
Sound OK on Skype - Everything else = Silence?

Tower PC with Gigabyte 78LMT Mainboard Win7 Ultimate 32 Bit.
It has Realtek Audio built-in.
Obviously I loaded all drivers etc...
Using my Headset Only...
Sound OK on Skype, but everything else just Silence?


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04 Sep 2015   #2
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

Maybe this setting will help...

Sound OK on Skype - Everything else = Silence?-sound.png

...or maybe not.


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04 Sep 2015   #3
OldCodger1936

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
How do I try it?

I don't see how I apply it?
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04 Sep 2015   #4
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

Are you asking how to get to that screen?

Or are you asking what to do once you get to that screen?
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04 Sep 2015   #5
OldCodger1936

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

You show a part of a screen.....
What do I do with it please?
I don't see how to get to the screen,
or if I get to it,
what do I do please?
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04 Sep 2015   #6
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

In the notification area (down by the clock)...
...right click on the speaker icon
...select Sounds from the context menu:

Sound OK on Skype - Everything else = Silence?-sound.png

Once the window opens, select the tab named Communications.

Select the option for Do nothing

Click on Apply.

You can leave the window open while you test sounds.


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