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No windows logon sound?

  1. #1


    USA
    Posts : 99
    Windows 8.1 with Bing

    No windows logon sound?


    Can somebody tell me how to enable this? on 8.1

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,576
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hey Daxter,

    If you like, you could turn on the Windows Startup sound, but the Windows Logon sound has been removed and hard coded to no longer work in Windows 8.

    Startup Sound - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Help Forums
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  3. #3


    USA
    Posts : 99
    Windows 8.1 with Bing


    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hey Daxter,

    If you like, you could turn on the Windows Startup sound, but the Windows Logon sound has been removed and hard coded to no longer work in Windows 8.

    Startup Sound - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Help Forums
    Darn Microsoft!! Man.. Anyway thanks though !!
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  4. #4


    Posts : 1,720
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Here's a good explanation why MS disabled it plus a decent work around:

    How to play the logon or startup sound in Windows 8.1 or Windows 8 | Winaero
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