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[Approved] Windows 7 Volume Mixer

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  1. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    Could someone else confirm the Unmute Firefox instructions for Win7 or Vista?

    Using Windows 7 and Firefox 7, I no longer see a "Plugin Container for Firefox" slider when following the instructions to play both a YouTube (Flash) video and a Firefox (WebM) Video. I only see a single "Mozilla Firefox" slider. See the image I just uploaded here:
    https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/gallery/image/8386
    Fx7-VolMixerWin7

    The current instructions show an image I uploaded for Firefox 5: https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/gallery/image/7950

    Could someone else confirm the Unmute Firefox instructions for Win7 or Vista? Using Windows 7 and Firefox 7, I no longer see a "Plugin Container for Firefox" slider when following the instructions to play both a YouTube (Flash) video and a Firefox (WebM) Video. I only see a single "Mozilla Firefox" slider. See the image I just uploaded here:<br> https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/gallery/image/8386<br> Fx7-VolMixerWin7 The current instructions show an image I uploaded for Firefox 5: https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/gallery/image/7950
  2. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    I confirm that on 64-bit Windows 7, when I play a Flash video with Flash 11, I don't see a "Plugin container for ..." slider in the Windows mixer for Firefox 7.0.1 , Firefox 8 Beta, Firefox 9 Aurora but I see it for Firefox 10 Nightly 64 bits.

    Do you use a 32-bit or a 64-bit Windows?

    I confirm that on 64-bit Windows 7, when I play a Flash video with Flash 11, I don't see a "Plugin container for ..." slider in the Windows mixer for Firefox 7.0.1 , Firefox 8 Beta, Firefox 9 Aurora but I see it for Firefox 10 Nightly 64 bits. Do you use a 32-bit or a 64-bit Windows?
  3. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    My Windows 7 is 64-bit. (My Flash version is 10.3.183.10).

    My Windows 7 is 64-bit. (My Flash version is 10.3.183.10).
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  4. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    P.S. I wouldn't worry about Firefox 10 Nightly 64 bit for now. I think we should change the article to remove the instructions for playing multiple videos and just tell users to play the Firefox (WebM) Video and use the screenshot I just uploaded showing a single Mozilla Firefox slider.

    P.S. I wouldn't worry about Firefox 10 Nightly 64 bit for now. I think we should change the article to remove the instructions for playing multiple videos and just tell users to play the Firefox (WebM) Video and use the screenshot I just uploaded showing a single Mozilla Firefox slider.
  5. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    AliceWyman said

    P.S. I wouldn't worry about Firefox 10 Nightly 64 bit for now.

    It only means that the "Plugin Container for ..." slider exists on 32-bit Windows.

    ''AliceWyman [[#post-4080|said]]'' <blockquote> P.S. I wouldn't worry about Firefox 10 Nightly 64 bit for now. </blockquote> It only means that the "Plugin Container for ..." slider exists on 32-bit Windows.
  6. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    It only means that the "Plugin Container for ..." slider exists on 32-bit Windows.

    How do you know that? Hopefully Michael Verdi will come along and test it out since I remember he was using Windows 7 32-bit.

    I don't think it matters whether Windows is 32-bit or 64 bit. Firefox 7.0.1 , Firefox 8 Beta and Firefox 9 Aurora are all 32-bit Windows applications.

    <blockquote>It only means that the "Plugin Container for ..." slider exists on 32-bit Windows. </blockquote> How do you know that? Hopefully Michael Verdi will come along and test it out since I remember he was using Windows 7 32-bit. I don't think it matters whether Windows is 32-bit or 64 bit. Firefox 7.0.1 , Firefox 8 Beta and Firefox 9 Aurora are all 32-bit Windows applications.
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  7. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    (I edited my last reply)

    Like I said before, I'm using Flash version 10.3.183.10 which is 32-bit. Flash 11 can be either 32-bit or 64-bit. From what I've gathered, When you download Flash player 11 on 64-bit Windows 7, it detects that you are using a 64-bit OS and gives you the 64-bit version, which includes both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the plugin. Depending on whether you use a 32-bit or 64-bit browser, the appropriate plugin is used. Ref:

    Hopefully, someone with 32-bit Windows 7 will be along soon, to confirm whether or not the Unmute Firefox instructions for Win7 or Vista need to be changed and the screenshot replaced with one that doesn't show a "Plugin Container" slider.

    (I edited my last reply) Like I said before, I'm using Flash version 10.3.183.10 which is 32-bit. Flash 11 can be either 32-bit or 64-bit. From what I've gathered, When you download Flash player 11 on 64-bit Windows 7, it detects that you are using a 64-bit OS and gives you the 64-bit version, which includes both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the plugin. Depending on whether you use a 32-bit or 64-bit browser, the appropriate plugin is used. Ref: * http://forums.adobe.com/message/3953795 Hopefully, someone with 32-bit Windows 7 will be along soon, to confirm whether or not the Unmute Firefox instructions for Win7 or Vista need to be changed and the screenshot replaced with one that doesn't show a "Plugin Container" slider.
  8. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    I made a revision to update Unmute Firefox instructions for Fx 7 and above.

    P.S. I made a second revision (deferred the first) since it doesn't look like you need to go to a webpage with sound at all, just that the Mozilla Firefox slider isn't at the bottom or muted. Needs review.

    I made a revision to update Unmute Firefox instructions for Fx 7 and above. P.S. I made a second revision (deferred the first) since it doesn't look like you need to go to a webpage with sound at all, just that the Mozilla Firefox slider isn't at the bottom or muted. Needs review.
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  9. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    I agree that in Firefox 7 on 64-bit Windows, there's no Plugin Container for Firefox (there was one in Firefox 6 and below), but I still wait an answer on 32-bit Windows.

    I agree that in Firefox 7 on 64-bit Windows, there's no Plugin Container for Firefox (there was one in Firefox 6 and below), but I still wait an answer on 32-bit Windows.
  10. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    AliceWyman said

    I made a revision to update Unmute Firefox instructions for Fx 7 and above. P.S. I made a second revision (deferred the first) since it doesn't look like you need to go to a webpage with sound at all, just that the Mozilla Firefox slider isn't at the bottom or muted. Needs review.

    Could someone with Windows Vista or Win7 (32-bit) review this?

    ''AliceWyman [[#post-4101|said]]'' <blockquote> I made a revision to update Unmute Firefox instructions for Fx 7 and above. P.S. I made a second revision (deferred the first) since it doesn't look like you need to go to a webpage with sound at all, just that the Mozilla Firefox slider isn't at the bottom or muted. Needs review. </blockquote> Could someone with Windows Vista or Win7 (32-bit) review this?
  11. Michael Verdi 1755 posts
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    I don't see a plugin container volume control in 32-bit windows 7. I'll approve the change. Thanks for figuring this out.

    I don't see a plugin container volume control in 32-bit windows 7. I'll approve the change. Thanks for figuring this out.
  12. AliceWyman 5155 posts
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    No problem. Thanks for approving.

    No problem. Thanks for approving.