Sound Control for Windows

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 2.15
  • 3.4
  • (282)
  • Security Status

Freeware Replacement for Windows Sound Mixer

There can be times when a user wishes to have more direct control over his or her PC-based audio output. Sound Control provides a hands-on level of interaction that is not possible with OEM applications.

Main Functions and Tools

Sound Control is essentially a free alternative to Windows Sound Mixer and it offers the same level of functionality within a streamlined interface. Some of its main features include the ability to adjust the sound of a system, the possibility to integrate this application with an existing mixer and the potential to utilize hot keys as quick access points during normal operations. In terms of third-party devices, this program will automatically detect and synchronize its settings without requiring the user to perform any manual adjustments.

A Customizable System

One feature which is unique to Sound Control is that it is highly customizable. Users can adjust the size of the window, the font and the color. It is also possible to designate audio output increments; allowing users to have more direct control when compared to a generic option. It is compatible with most older versions of Windows

Sound Control is a replacement for Windows Sound Mixer applet which includes most of the features of the standard Windows mixer and some other extra functions. It allows you to add hotkeys to adjust any combination of your sound mixer volumes, features support to control Winamp with a series of hotkeys and also includes an on-screen display.

Here's what Sound Control has to offer:

  • No run-time files needed
  • Context sensitive help
  • Control volume using definable hot keys


  • The user can adjust skins
  • fonts and colors to enjoy a personalized experience.
  • It offers more direct audio control than system interfaces.


  • This software is not compatible with any system newer than Windows 7.
  • No updates have taken place since 2010.

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Sound Control for PC

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 2.15
  • 3.4
  • (282)
  • Security Status

User reviews about Sound Control

  • Bernie Ward

    by Bernie Ward

    not working it was working before Microsoft was installed on my computer

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    Watch out these guys also download some kind of registry cleaner and anti-virus whether you want them or not
    Cons: NOT to downloa More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    absence audio connection.
    poor sound absence of trunk-call signs show absence any audio connection with other side on skype


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