No Volume in Notification Area

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by Jay Moore, Jul 16, 2008.

  1. Jay Moore

    Jay Moore Guest

    The volume icon has been missing from my notification area. I attempted to
    re-enable it by going to the taskbar properties, but the only option that
    isn't greyed out is Clock. However, sound works just fine and I've been
    having to go into control panel - sound to change the volume.

    Why would Vista not allow the icons in the notification area...and
    secondly...is there any way to get the mixer to load without the volume
    icon?
     
    Jay Moore, Jul 16, 2008
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  2. Jay Moore

    oscar Guest

    Try this tutorial by Brink.

    http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/106787-notification-area-system-icons.html
    --
    oscar :)

    ....Right click is your best friend...


    "Jay Moore" wrote:

    > The volume icon has been missing from my notification area. I attempted to
    > re-enable it by going to the taskbar properties, but the only option that
    > isn't greyed out is Clock. However, sound works just fine and I've been
    > having to go into control panel - sound to change the volume.
    >
    > Why would Vista not allow the icons in the notification area...and
    > secondly...is there any way to get the mixer to load without the volume
    > icon?
    >
     
    oscar, Jul 16, 2008
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