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Old 03-13-2011, 06:13 PM   #1
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Default how do i mute sound for an application in xp

I'm wondering how to mute sound for an application on xp. I know in win 7 you can do it. My soundcard software doesn't seem to support application specific settings so don't know if there is a third party program that can do it or a windows setting that can do it.
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Old 03-13-2011, 06:44 PM   #2
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Windows XP does not have application-specific volume control; this feature was added in Windows Vista. I'm not aware of any third-party software to do it.
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Old 03-14-2011, 01:50 PM   #3
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The application itself may have the option to mute whatever sounds it makes. Look under its Options, or its Preferences section on its menu.
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Old 03-14-2011, 03:31 PM   #4
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Try this app


It has a trial (not sure what the restrictions on trial are)
If it works and you like it, cost is $24.95 for a lifetime
license with full upgrades to newer versions.
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Old 03-15-2011, 07:54 AM   #5
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Rename the audio file the application uses.
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