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Re: how to mute system volume under windows 7

by dasgar (Curate)
on Feb 28, 2014 at 06:26 UTC ( #1076473=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to how to mute system volume under windows 7

Not sure if you would be comfortable with this idea, but you could download nircmd and use something like system/exec/backticks to call nircmd.exe to mute/unmute your system volume.

The syntax of nircmd to mute the system volume is nircmd.exe mutesysvolume 1 and use nircmd.exe mutesysvolume 0 to unmute the system volume. On my system running Windows 7 (64-bit), I was able to use both the 32-bit and 64-bit versions of nircmd.exe to mute/unmute the system volume.

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Re^2: how to mute system volume under windows 7
by tbsky (Novice) on Feb 28, 2014 at 14:22 UTC

    nircmd is small and fast. it is faster than powershell to do the job. so I choose it also. thanks for your help!!

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