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Ubuntu 16.04 updated to Xenial. Browser sound is fine for

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Ubuntu 16.04 updated to Xenial. Browser sound is fine for all browsers. There is no sound from Videos or VLC. Any help welcome.
JA: What kind of computer do you have?
Customer: old quad core 32 bit
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: I always install updates when the Software Updater says I can. At this point the Systems Settings that used to be on the launch bar has disappeared. I tried installing the KDE System Settings but it shows very few options.
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Richard Kresslein replied 9 days ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you today. To make sure I don’t miss anything, please give me a minute to review your question.

Expert:  Richard Kresslein replied 9 days ago.

Please open Terminal and run the command 'alsamixer'. be sure all the levels are turned up.

Expert:  Richard Kresslein replied 8 days ago.

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