Windows 10: I mute Line-in, but it unmutes itself after time

  1.    10 Jun 2016 #1

    I mute Line-in, but it unmutes itself after time


    I have a video capture device and use line in for audio. When I do not use the device, I like to have line-in muted.

    In windows 7 this worked. In windows 10, it doesn't, because mute doesn't last. I can mute Line-in for a while but it always unmutes itself eventually. It seems especially to happen if i am away from the computer. Sleep/hibernate is disabled and the system does not log off or lock.

    Is there any way to prevent it from unmuting itself?

    Update:
    Additional testing has found that turning my monitor off and then turning back on instantly unmutes line in.

    I have my speakers plugged into the monitor, which is plugged in through Display Port.

    If I leave Volume Mixer open and then turn it off, then back on, the mixer goes blank and only shows the Realtek Mixer. I have to close volume mixer and open it again for it to show anything else and to be able to mute Line-In again.
    Last edited by tannim; 10 Jun 2016 at 02:25.
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