Sound theme in Windows-8, 7 and 8.1, how to modify, customize or disable and Play Windows Startup sound (Win7, 8, 8.1)?
It is quite easy to disable, enable or modify the sound theme in Windows 8, Windows 8.1 or Windows 7.
Open the "Sound Panel" in Windows-8 (8.1, 7) with the key combination [Windows-Logo]+[R]. In Windows-8 RUN-Dialog enter the command "control mmsys.cpl,,2" and press ENTER. Or: Start the "Control Panel" and click or tap on the Ico "Sound"( ... See image-1 Arrow-1 ) .
In the tab Sound ( ... See image-1 Arrow-2 ) you can find the options for the sound-theme (scheme) in Windows 8 (8.1) and the Disabled options ( ... See image-1 Arrow-3) and the option to activate / deactivate the "Play Windows-8 startup sound" ( ... See image-1 Arrow-4) .
You can also ... Create a desktop shortcut for sound scheme in Windows 8
See also: .... Overview of the sounds in Windows-8 sound scheme
(Image-1) Modify, customize or disable Sound Theme in Windows-8 and Windows-7!
- A sound theme is a set of sounds applied to events in Windows and programs. You can select an existing scheme or save one you have modified.
- To change sounds, click a program event in the following list and then select a sound to apply. You can save the changes as a new sound scheme.
Create a desktop shortcut for sound scheme in Windows 8
Please press the Windows-8 key combination
[Windows Logo] + [D] to see the Win-8 desktop.
Click with the right mouse button on the Windows 8 Desktop and select "New" >> "Shortcut". In the edit-field, enter the command called: control mmsys.cpl,,2, as the name e.g. Sound-Theme.
I have something prepared 4u:
... Download desktop shortcut for sound theme in Windows 8 and Windows 7
Or use: RUN COMMAND and add command control mmsys.cpl,,2to favorites.
PS: Via the Windows-8 Control Panel »» Sound you can also adjust the sound scheme in Windows-8.
See also:... How to create a desktop shortcut for the Windows 8 onscreen keyboard?
Overview of the sounds in Windows sound scheme-8!
- Calendar Reminder
- Close Program
- Critical Battery Alarm
- Critical Stop
- Default Beep
- Desktop Mail Notification
- Device Connect
- Device Disconnect
- Device Failed to Connect
- Instant Message Notification
- Low Battery Alarm
- Menu Command
- Menu Pop-up
- New Fax Notification
- New Mail Notification
- New Text Message Notification
- NFP Completion
- NFP Connection
- Open Program
- Print Complete
- Program Error
- Restore Down
- Restore Up
- Show Toolbar Band
- System Notification
- Windows Change Theme
- Windows User Account Control
- Blocked Pop-up Window
- Complete Navigation
- Empty Recycle Bin
- Feed Discovered
- Move Menu Item
- Notification bar
- Search Provider Discovered
- Start Navigation
Windows Speech Recognition
- Disambiguation Numbers
- Disambiguation Panel
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