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Skype killing sound

Hi.

When ever i want to get on skype It kills the sound. i cant hear anything. I turn on skype the sound to myspeakers are cut and i cant listen to stuff on itunes the internet or any of my games. can you help me out cause i really want to chat with people but i cant with out my sound. I think it stops my mic too... I have to restart every program again just cause skype came up on my computer

Gaughn
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Re: Skype killing sound

Skype is not causing your issue -- it is a Windows 7 setting

right-click on the speaker icon in Win7 system tray, select Sounds, and then the Communications tab

select the 'do nothing' option, and then click OK
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Neil
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