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Windows 7: Hearing the Windows Shutdown sound everytime I open my browser...

31 Aug 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium (64bit)
Hearing the Windows Shutdown sound everytime I open my browser...

Anyone else had this problem? Everything on my computer is running smoothly, nothing else is wrong at all, but about 90% of the time when I open Google Chrome I hear the windows shutdown sound. I've had it happen only once on another browser, which was the Firefox beta version. I haven't had this happen in IE8 or Opera.

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31 Aug 2010   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium (64bit)

If this helps any at all, I am now hearing the windows shutdown sound randomly just from browsing different sites....
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31 Aug 2010   #3

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install

Go to search


change sounds

click on it

the rest should be clear.
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01 Sep 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (XP, 98SE, 95, 3.11, DOS 7.10 on VM) + Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx

This is what richc46 wanted you to do. Go to System Sounds properties,

1. Right-click on Desktop and select Personalize.
2. Click on the link named “Sounds” at the bottom of the window.
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