I have a HP dv2988nr and whenever i adjust the volume the little volume indicator does not go away and it freezes or lags everything else that i am doing. It eventually goes away after several minutes.
Re: Volume screen doesn't go away when its adjusted
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"..have the same problem and did a little looking around. I found a way to
avoid the problem not to fix it. I have a dv9933cl with Vista (64bit).
Go the the search bar under the menu and search 'msconfig'. Under one
of the tabs on the screen that appears after clicking 'Open msconfig'
there will be a list of checked items. One of the items is named 'Quick
Touch On Screen Display' deselect this item. Click 'Ok'. It should then prompt you to restart your computer. Do so. Your volume Touch Sensitive keys should now work properly with any application open but you will not get a display.."
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Re: Volume screen doesn't go away when its adjusted
Uninstall the driver and audio software associated with the soundcard, and reinstall with the latest drivers from the HP site. That may remedy the problem. You also might want to scan the hard drive for errors. It is possible that the driver or the utility got corrupted by improper shutdown. Check for viruses and spyware. I hope you have a decent anti-virus installed. Norton, McAfee and Trend Micro don't really do much and they don't detect a lot of stuff. AVG is a free AV/AS software that works well and updates daily. Kaspersky is also good, but they have no free version and if you are not careful it can disable important Windows functions. Last ditch would be reinstall Windows and see if it fixes it. If it doesn't then there is an issue with the sound card or the motherboard.
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What type of laptop HP , ASUS , COMPAQ , ACER ?.......... Up the
Volume on My HP Laptop
Open the "Start" menu and click on the
"Control Panel" icon.
Locate and open the icon that deals with sound.
Depending on your version of Windows, it will say either
"Sounds and Audio Devices" or "Adjust System Volume."
Adjust the volume under the "Speakers" icon.
To do this, click on the slider bar and move it up on the
If you need to decrease the volume, simply move the slider
Click on "OK" when finished and close the
"Control Panel" window.
Click on the speaker icon in the bottom-right corner of the
screen for a faster volume adjustment. Simply move the slider bar up to
increase the volume and move it back down to decrease the volume.
Volume on an Acer
Acer laptops are typically sold with
pre-installed Windows operating systems that offer sound-adjustment features
for increasing the volume on the laptop's built-in stereo speakers.
These same functions can also be used in tandem
with external speakers or headphones to increase the volume, as well as mute
all sound on the laptop.
If the computer should output an unusually low volume,
fixing the problem may be no more involved than sliding a control switch with
the computer mouse. Click once on the speaker icon in the taskbar on the lower-right corner
to open a rectangular window with a slide control.
Click and hold the left mouse button on the slide control to
drag it upward, increasing the volume to the laptop's maximum setting.
Click the "Mixer" button below the slider control
to open another window with volume controls for "Speakers" and
"Applications," adjusting each slide control upward to increase the
Be sure the speaker icon below each control is not
Click once on each speaker icon to remove the red circle
with a slash through it, which will restore audio.
Click the Microsoft flag or "Start" button in the
lower-left corner if the shortcut speaker icon is missing from the taskbar.
Click "Control Panel" to select
"Adjust Sounds" from the Hardware and Sounds category.
Which operating system ? Click start control panel sounds and audio devices you can adjust the volume there also select speaker volume you can change your settings there you can also tick in the box place icon in taskbar for any further volume control settings you will need to right click on the speaker volume icon system select adjust volume in XP
Adjusting the volume on an HP Officejet All-in-One Follow these steps to adjust the volume of the various fax sounds. Adjust the rings and beep volume 1.Press the Setup button P(wrench). 2.Press the arrow buttons (Left and right) to select Basic Fax Setup , and then press OK . 3.Press the arrow buttons (Left and right) to select Rings and Beep Volume , and then press OK . 4.Press the arrow buttons (Left and right) to adjust the volume, and then press OK . Adjust the phone line and monitor volume 1.Press the Setup button (wrench). 2.Press the arrow buttons (Left and right ) to select Basic Fax Setup , and then press OK . 3.Press the arrow buttons (Left and right ) to select Phone Line, Monitor Volume , and then press OK . 4.Press the arrow buttons (Left and right ) to adjust the volume, and then press OK . Adjust the handset volume When you receive a call, pick up the handset of the product, and then press the arrow buttons (Left and right ) to adjust the handset volume.
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is the volume of your tv adjust automatic with a volume indicator on the screen appear?if that the case clean the volume controls on the mainboard with a contact cleaner..2nd is is the volume adjust with no volume indicator on the screen?your problem might be onthe sound if section.adjust the sound IF with a plastic screwdriver clockwise or counter clockwise until the soun stabilises..adjust the IF with a power is on.
You need to go to control panel and open the volume control in there..Then look carefully it will have an option where it says place volume control on the task bar...so click or check on that which in turn will give you back the volume control at the bottom, next to the battery indicator.