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Windows 7: start navigation sound playing for no reason

28 Aug 2010   #1
darkw

Windows 7
 
 
start navigation sound playing for no reason

a couple days ago i started noticing that my laptop playins the "start navigation" sound randomly, sometimes even when im not on the PC.

i do not use IE, and firefox doesnt use that sound, so a page reloading itself isnt the cause, i even tried shutting down firefox and it keeps playing the sound every now and then.

i know how to disable sounds on the control panel, but i want to stop whatever is making the sound, not just make unhearable...


any of you know what may be the cause?


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28 Aug 2010   #2
fireberd

Windows 7/10 64 bit
 
 

Check the Task Manager and see what programs and processes are running. Maybe you can determine what application is doing this. To access the Device manager, CTRL/ALT/DEL and when the menu comes up, click on Task Manager.

ADDED: Create a "Hijackthis" log and post it in the Security section. Someone there may be able to tell you whats happening.
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28 Aug 2010   #3
darkw

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