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... First start the application with which you are having audio issues.
... In Vista, audio can be adjusted on a per application basis. So take a look at the volume mixer by clicking the volume icon at the bottom left of your screen in the notification area (by the time) and clicking the “mixer” link.
... Here you should see the volume settings for running applications. Ensure the volume is set appropriately for the application in question.
... If you have more than one playback device, the volume might be going to the wrong one. You should see activity in the Sound Playback tab
... select the desired playback device and press “Set Default” to change it. This default actually applies to any running applications
...when you set the default playback device it will apply to the list of running applications you see in the mixer and not to any others
... ps .... still using xp
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