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#1 Madam6eme

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Posted 29 January 2007 - 11:08 AM

Recently my browser doesn't play the sound when playing a video. It doesn't matter if it's flash, adds or whatever. When researching this I have noticed 2 weird things. 1) the sound icon has disappeared from the process bar and 2) in Control Panel/Sound/Sound units under MIDI-player the field is empty, I can choose Microsoft GS Wavetable SW Synth, but when I open the sound properties again the field is empty again.

Other relevant info: Windows XP, IE 6.0, all other sound units work fine: WMP, Itunes and so on (off course playing local sound files or movies)

I hope you can help me

Addition: I have just found out that Skype doesn't work either. It will not let me make calls because there is problems with my sound unit. I live abroad so Skype and the Internet are my life lines!

Edited by Madam6eme, 29 January 2007 - 11:24 AM.


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#2 fozzie

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Posted 30 January 2007 - 04:30 AM

Go to "eventviewer"(START RUN type eventvwr) and look under application or system for any red crosses and post them here to find out what is causing this Posted Image to BC BTW :thumbsup:

Edited by fozzie, 30 January 2007 - 04:50 AM.





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