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Trouble with sound

by Robyn / May 6, 2004 10:04 AM PDT

Hi. I just reinstalled Windows 98SE, done by a professional. When I tried to open my website, I noticed that my WAV sound on the site was not working. I just thought that something went wrong and I redid the sound to the site, I used HTML. But when I tried it again, still no sound, so I went on two other computers and pulled up my site and the sound works fine on them. Could there be something from the reinsatll that was done differently then what I had before.

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Re:Trouble with sound
by Michael Geist / May 6, 2004 10:11 AM PDT
In reply to: Trouble with sound

Pop on over to Sound Properties and report if you have a sound device installed. My guess is you are lacking drivers.

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Re:Re:Trouble with sound
by Robyn / May 6, 2004 10:16 AM PDT
In reply to: Re:Trouble with sound

Hi, I am soooo sorry, when I wrote I had no sound, I meant, the sound on the website. I have sound on the computer. Just when I go to the website, the WAV sound does not come up. I had put it on the site with the <EMBED src script, you know using HTML. What I was wondering is when they reinsalled 98 is there any settings that you check off so you can use HTML, Java whatever.

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Re:Re:Re:Trouble with sound
by Michael Geist / May 6, 2004 10:33 AM PDT

OOOOK, then try this. While your browser is open go to Tools/Internet Options/Advanced/Multimedia and put a check mark in "Play Sounds in Webpages". Apply and OK.

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by Robyn / May 6, 2004 10:35 AM PDT

Ok, went to tools and there is a check mark already there.

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Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Trouble with sound
by Michael Geist / May 6, 2004 10:38 AM PDT

Try toggling the setting by unchecking it, apply and OK then recheck it and apply and OK.

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Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Trouble with sound
by Robyn / May 6, 2004 10:47 AM PDT

No, it did not work.

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Re:Re:Trouble with sound
by Lisa00 / May 10, 2004 5:14 AM PDT
In reply to: Re:Trouble with sound

windows me, im having a problem with my audio drivers

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To work this issue. Make/model of computer and sound card is needed.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 10, 2004 5:18 AM PDT

Microsoft doesn't support many cards, so we get to figure it out.

How about some additional information?

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