Windows 98

What did my nephew do to make my speakers stop working on my old Windows 98 computer?

Episode 875

Michael from Pasadena, CA

It's most likely the sound somehow got assigned to something other than the speakers, but there are numerous things that could have happened. Leo suggests a few things to try:

  • Open the "mixer" in Windows' system tray
  • Look for the speaker icon, and right click on that to make sure the sound is turned up and not muted.