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The sound card driver on my laptop (Sony VIAO) has a drop-down selection box
that lets me choose "extra boost for laptops" as part of the driver. It
doubled the volume that came out of the speakers. I also have a very small
set of external, battery-powered, speakers I use for movies.
You can get to the driver through the usual method for getting to the
> The volume on my laptop is really low and I have checked all volume settings
> which are set on high and mute is def. not on. Any suggestions?