How do I disable sounds?

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Greetings, I do not want any sounds from Excel. How do I turn them all off?

4 Replies

@Audre575 Perhaps you have "Provide feedback with sound" enabled. Switch it off. In my version it's located under Options, Accessibility. Other version may refer to it as "Ease of access".

 

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@Audre575 

Select File > Options.

Select Ease of Access or Accessibility in the navigation pane on the left.

Clear the check box Provide feedback with sound.

Click OK.

@Hans Vogelaar 

Thanks for your help. I did what you said and I still have sounds when I delete an item in Outlook or do something in Excel. So annoying. I have unclicked everything that I can find where there is a sound notification. What's next? Thanks for your help. Audre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

@Audre575 

In the Sounds tab of the Sound control panel in Windows, scroll down until you see the Exclamation sound. Set it to None.

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