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On the lower right corner of my screen usually next to my battery meter and clock used to be my volume control. but now its gone and i dont know how to get it back, can anyone help?

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Start - Control Panel - "Double Click" on the "Sounds and Devices Icon"

(If you cannot see all the Control Panel items, to the Left you should have an option to view in Classic view - select it.)

Under "Sounds and Devices" - Uncheck / Check "Place volume icon in Taskbar" then click apply and ok.

Hope this helps...

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Hello,

Go to start, up to control panel. Look for sound and multimedia icon or sound and audio devices icon ( depends of windows version) Click on it. A new box will open on your screen, on the volume tab is a check box for "Place volume control on taskbar" be sure it is checked. Exit the screen and your volume control should be back.

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