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Old 02-09-2013, 09:31 AM   #1
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no sound control in ubuntu 12.10


When selecting sound button the controls are grayed out.
This was noticed in the last week. before every thing was working.
Sound plays from you tube and Mario in Firefox. Just do not have control in the upper right control button.
 
Old 02-09-2013, 10:02 AM   #2
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Have you added gnome-volume-control-applet in start up application?
Open start up applications. Put following text.
Name : volume control
command : gnome-volume-control-applet
description - anything
 
Old 02-12-2013, 08:26 PM   #3
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This has been working for years, only recently stopped working.
I can not find start up application?
Where do I find this?
I am using Ubuntu 12.10. as added info.
 
Old 02-13-2013, 12:22 AM   #4
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You can find it in search option, start writing 'start up applications'
OR
Type in terminal
# gnome-session-properties

Now add following details.
Code:
Name : volume control
command : gnome-volume-control-applet
description : anything
 
Old 02-13-2013, 08:43 AM   #5
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Thanks Pavi
added to the start up application
did a re-start of the computer
no change

don't know if this is related but Evolution calendar also has quit working.
 
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Try
sudo apt-get install indicator-sound
 
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Old 02-13-2013, 11:13 AM   #7
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Thanks for your time Pavi
Had to re-install many items, for some reason.
Solved else were.
Cliff
 
  


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