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Windows 7: System Notification Balloon Sound Won't Play

14 May 2014   #1
John256145

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System Notification Balloon Sound Won't Play

Whenever a system notification appears in the taskbar, the assigned sound will not play. ("C:\Windows\Media\Windows Balloon.wav") How can I let the sound play when it's supposed to? It's already enabled in the sound scheme.




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14 May 2014   #2
derekimo

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I never get a sound from those, I think that is the default behavior but this may help you out,

FIX: Windows plays no sound for tray balloon tips (notifications) | Winaero
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15 May 2014   #3
John256145

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Awesome! Thank you so much!
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16 May 2014   #4
derekimo

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You're welcome.
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