PC Speaker Beeping on Errors

Posted On 2007-06-20 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: PC Speaker Beeping on Errors (Windows 9x and NT)
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If you get annoyed by the beeps and noises coming from your PC speaker but can't find a way to turn it off, then use this tip to disable it.
1. Find the key below using Regedit.
2. Located the value 'Beep' if it doesn't already exist create it, by selecting Edit | New | String Value and naming the new value 'Beep'.
3. Modify the value of 'Beep' to either 'Yes' beeping enabled, or 'No' beeping disabled.

Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Sound]
Value Name: Beep
Data Type: REG_SZ
Data: 'Yes' or 'No'

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