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Windows 7: no sound when new email appears (Outlook 2013)

07 Feb 2014   #1
HAVOC

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 
no sound when new email appears (Outlook 2013)

I have Outlook 2013 (part of Office Home and Business).
I have Outlook set to play a sound when a new email appears but it never does, am I missing a checkbox someplace?


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09 Feb 2014   #2
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

See if the post marked Answer, and/or the post after help you

Outlook 2013 does not play sound when new mail arrives - Microsoft Community

It does sound like you checked the box for play a sound

MS Outlook 2013 No Longer Plays Notifications When New Mail Arrives - Default - Tutorials

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23 Feb 2014   #3
HAVOC

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

I found out that it only make a sound when a new email arrives when you have Outlook open. If you open Outlook and it receives new email, there is no sound.
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23 Feb 2014   #4
A Guy

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Ahhh, that makes sense, like a chat with alerts. Meant to alert you when you aren't chatting

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