How to mute volume registry setting

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I need to know about customizing device sound files, is it possible to mute volume registry setting; I heard that sounds can be customized by adding a new resource DLL containing customized sounds, and then adding a registry entry to use these new sounds, but not sure about, editing the code, Please get me inputs on editing the codings. Thanks

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How to mute volume registry setting


Hi !

You can mute your sound from registry in two ways:

First you in the Start => Run… Type "services.msc" press Enter and it will appear a window with all Services. Select and double click Windows Audio and another window will open. In that new Windows Audio Property selects: Startup Type click and choose Disable and at Startup Type press Stop. In the last press Apply  => Ok.

From registry keys you can press Start => Run… and type "regedit" a window will appear and press Ctrl+F and search for HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMControlSet001ServicesAudioSrv.



To customize your windows sounds follow to next steps:

1) Go to Control Panel.

2) Click to Sounds and Audio Devices.

3) In new window opened, go to "Sounds" tab.

4) Select which sounds you want to be changed.

5) Browse new the Sounds.

6) Press Apply and Ok.

To understand better see the pictures below in the main order:

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