How to get sound on Youtube

Youtube sound worked OK wit Mozilla but not with Chrome, so I downloaded
an updated version.  Now I get no sound on either one.  I tried it on IE
but that browser, after opening the home page, will not open any links.
My troubles started  after I installed Windows 7,  64 bit.
GlenAJAsked:
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btdownloads7Commented:
So, are you saying that it won't open any links, or that the sound doesn't work?

If it's just the sound, Youtube changed something recently, and the sound is muted when a clip starts. Just increase the video volume, and it should be fine.
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nobusCommented:
do you have normal system sounds, and you can hear sound from an audio cd?
if not look in device manager for devices with problems - and install all drivers for the laptop or PC? - which is it??
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Pramod UbheCommented:
check your local firewall/antivirus as well, also try disabling the plug-ins/add-on.
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GlenAJAuthor Commented:
I have a laptop
Speakers work fine with DVD's and WMF files.
Sound with news broadcasts on Mozilla - but none on Youtube
using Mozilla.
No sound at all on Chrome
Downloaded Adobe flash player per instructions from
Chrome.  Also downloaded Adobe shockwave player
recomended by Chrome.
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btdownloads7Commented:
But have you tried turning the sound up (disabling mute) on the YouTube video as I suggested? And I don't mean the sound on your laptop, I mean the sound control on the video itself.
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nobusCommented:
did you clear your "Cookies", "History" and "Temporary Internet Files"?

if not do so, see here how + other tips :  http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20100324215208AA0KJ6i
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GlenAJAuthor Commented:
I removed all cookies, browsing history, temp internet files,  cache files and
recent documents from the computer
I checked  firewall/antivirus, and  temporarily disabled the plug-ins.
I made sure volume was turned up on the Youtube screen.
Videos now play using IE and Mozilla, but not with Chrome.
I have discovered this is a common problem with Chrome - with no
appearent answer from Google.  Therefore, I'm withdrawing the Question.
Thanks all for trying to help.
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