In Windows XP, you can adjust sound features such as volume, sound schemes, sound playback and recording features, and hardware devices through the Sounds and Audio Devices feature in the Control Panel. To view sound options, follow these steps:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Sounds and Audio Devices.
  4. Edit the features that you would like to change.
  5. Click Apply.
  6. Click OK.