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    wlm sound ..


    wlm 2012 not playing my notify sound that is present & checked in the sounds menu of control panel..

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello delicate,

    Double check in your "Sound" settings to make sure that you have both the Desktop Mail Notification and New Mail Notification events checked and a .wav file assigned to them.
    Next, while in WLM, click on File -> Options -> Mail, and check to make sure that you have Play sound when new messages arrive checked like below.

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    Hope this helps.
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    This is confusing lol
    Desktop Mail Notification and New Mail Notification
    but I checked desktop too & it now works, thanks.
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    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're welcome. Yep, they both need to be checked.
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