VC: Setting Master Volume

Posted on 1998-12-19
Last Modified: 2011-09-20
I'm using Visual C++ 5 under Windows 95 and a Creative SoundBlaster 16 Value PNP sound card.

I am trying to set the global volume (the one which, in the Windows Volume Control, is called just plain "Volume"). I have tried to use auxSetVolume without success; any value I pass for uDeviceID affects some subsystem, like the wave-out or midi-out. I want something that affects the global volume and can't figure out how to do it. Am I using the wrong function?
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alexo: Thanks for pointing it out. I think that question will solve the problem, and I will test it shortly. Since you were the one who pointed me to the solution, I think you deserve the points for this question, so please post a blank answer.
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