Viewerhelp:Preferences - Sound & Media
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Control settings for sound, voice chat, and other media.
| Master volume
|This slider overrides all other controls. Move left to decrease volume and right to increase volume. Click the speaker icon to mute this, or any volume slider.
Check Mute when minimized to mute all Second Life sound when you minimize the Viewer window. Otherwise, sound continues to play when Second Life is in the background.
|Note: Master volume is still superceded by your computer's global sound level and any hardware volume knobs on your speakers or headphones.|
|Controls volume of user interface sounds, including clicking on buttons.|
|Controls volume of built-in wind and footsteps sounds.|
| Sound effects
|Controls volume of inworld sound effects emitted by objects and avatars.|
| Streaming music
|Controls volume of music on a parcel, such as an internet radio station or live concert event. Check Enabled to hear streaming music.|
|Controls volume of streaming media, such as a video or a webpage with multimedia content. Check Enabled to hear media sounds.|
| Voice Chat
|Enable to turn on voice chat and adjust the slider to control volume level. Check Enabled to hear voice chat.|
| Allow Media Autoplay
|Starts playing a parcel's media, if any, when you enter the parcel. Otherwise, you have to play it manually from the media controls.|
|Play media attached to other avatars||Always play media attached to other avatars; if not checked, you must play it manually.|
Voice Chat Settings
| Input/Output Devices
|Click to show input and output controls for sound. Default means Second Life uses your computer's global preferences. To override the default, select another device in the dropdown list.