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Try control-panel,open system,device mgr,scroll down to sound,expand the
tree,R.click any for the sound device hardware,select uninstall for
all in sounds if you want,then close-out,shutdown computer,dont restart after
a uninstall.If you have a sound card,power off,move the card to another pci
slot,otherwise restart computer after 15 sec.XP will reinstall all on
go to windows update for new driver,or/and mfg web for driver.
> On Windows XP, all my volume controls are disabled even though I do have
> sound. Why are they disabled? Please tell me what I need to check that caused
> this! Thank you so much!