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Meerecat

Windows 7 Volume

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Hello

I have searched the functions and help files, and suspect there is no easy way to do what I need.

I am designing a simple gui for an 8 year old and want 2 buttons to control the volume in Windows 7. I see that I can use Send parameters for Windows 2000 and XP, but cannot find anything suitable for Windows 7.

Can anybody help?

Many thanks


Lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.-The biggest idiot can ask questions the smartest man cannot answer.

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To change the master volume you can use these functions:

Send("{VOLUME_MUTE}")
Send("{VOLUME_DOWN}")
Send("{VOLUME_UP}")

To only change the volume of your script, use SoundSetWaveVolume()

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Thank you for your reply. According to the help file those commands only work in Windows 2000 and Windows XP. Is this not the case?

Thanks again


Lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.-The biggest idiot can ask questions the smartest man cannot answer.

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Tvern is correct, see >> As you can see it works on Windows 7 x64.


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Meerecat,

At the time the Help file was written that would have meant that those keys would not work on earlier (9*) versions of Windows. :D

As to whether they actually work in Win7 - why not try it and see? :oops:

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#6 ·  Posted (edited)

Many thanks for your help guys. Guess I should have tried it first rather than taken the help file as gospel.

Thanks again

MC

Edit: Sure it won't surprise you, but it works perfectly. Feeling mildly stupid.

Thanks guuys

Edited by Meerecat

Lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.-The biggest idiot can ask questions the smartest man cannot answer.

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Let me ease your shame a bit with

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