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Volume Control

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#1 ·  Posted

Hi Guys, 

So with me working in my Virtual Machines in full screen, I often have my Host OS playing music. Now the issue I had was trying to control the Host OS without having to minimise the Guest OS.

So I thought of this small program. I call it the Volume Control. It resides in the bottom right hand corner of your screen just above the system clock. 
I'm still working on getting the volume buttons to increase/decrease when you hold down the button.
Currently, you will need to tap on the volume buttons numerous times to decrease/increase the volume. 

Any other improvements let me know. 

The source code, icon and compiled program are already in the zip. 

 


 

Volume Controlv1.zip

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#2 ·  Posted

Clicking on the Audio icon in the taskbar and mouse wheel will be faster as click :)
That's just my personal opinion! 

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

 


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#3 ·  Posted

Hey there Trong, it would, however as mentioned, I work with virtual machines that do not alter the HOST OS's volume if I'm playing music in the HOST OS. That's why I created this little program.


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#4 ·  Posted

I would like to suggest that you create a volume bar (click or slide on bar) not click to button, changing the sound will be faster! Do you understand me?


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#5 ·  Posted

Thanks for the suggestion. I'll make a note of that for the next version. 


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