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Windows 7: Changing WIN7/64bit Startup Sound

18 Jul 2010   #1

windows 7
 
 
Changing WIN7/64bit Startup Sound

How can I do this?!
imageres.dll file of Windows 7/64 bit version is in the C:/windows/sysWOW64 folder
but I cannot edit this folder. how can I do that

thanks....


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18 Jul 2010   #2

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ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Take a look at this tutorial:
Sounds - Change
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18 Jul 2010   #3

windows 7
 
 

we cannot change Startup sound from here, STARTUP not Login sound.
but thanks again.
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18 Jul 2010   #4

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

hi trapdoor, welcome to sevenforums,

how about this tutorial instead?

or is that what you've already tried to do?

i really cannot understand why microsoft don't let you change the startup sound without resorting to res-hacking.
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18 Jul 2010   #5

windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mickey megabyte View Post
hi trapdoor, welcome to sevenforums,

how about this tutorial instead?

or is that what you've already tried to do?

i really cannot understand why microsoft don't let you change the startup sound without resorting to res-hacking.
Thanks, yes I have tried that tutorial and learned how can I edit Startup sound and where can I found startup file but this tutorial for 32bit Windows 7
sysWOW64 need Ownership allow, I used TakeOwnership tool but still not editable folder... pfff
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18 Jul 2010   #6

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

are you logged in as administrator?

try asking your question in that thread.

good luck
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18 Jul 2010   #7

windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mickey megabyte View Post
are you logged in as administrator?

try asking your question in that thread.

good luck
allright, thanks again.
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