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MrCreatoR

Hi,

I am wondering, is it possible to disable built-in speakers? i mean the speakers that react on Beep() function :)

The ideal for me is to able disabling it only for specific process (a service actualy), so that process can not use built-in speakers.


 

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You can Try Comodo Firewall in Paranoid mode, it is possible, that it will let you block this spesific action.

I suggested comodo, since as far as I know its the only Firewall that has so powerful action control unit.

Forgot, After you block that action you should switch to defence safe mode, cuz paranoid mode is annoying...

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You can Try Comodo Firewall in Paranoid mode, it is possible, that it will let you block this spesific action.

I suggested comodo, since as far as I know its the only Firewall that has so powerful action control unit.

MrCreatoR wants to do it himself. What you said however is useful, you said it is possible, you just don't know how.

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Thanks for replies.

But yes, i need to do it using AutoIt script.


 

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Thank you, thats help with manual disabling. Now i will look for a way to do it using a script :) ...


 

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Valuater

it's right there....

Disabling Beep in Registry

Open up regedit.exe through the run box, and then navigate down to the following key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Sound

just use regwrite()

... I thought you meant the "internal" speaker

tested.. that is it.

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I checked that... that doesn't seem to have any functions regarding the "Beep() function" per OP

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MrCreatoR

just use regwrite()

Thanks, but that's not working:

RegWrite("HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Sound", "Beep", "REG_SZ", "No")
Beep(600, 300)

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Doesn't Work. I tried "0" "1" 1 0 "yes" "no" "YES" "NO". None worked.

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have you restarted your system after you changed it to "no"?

another website

http://alekdavis.blogspot.com/2008/05/disa...windows-xp.html

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Stop and disable beep in Device Manager

There are several ways to turn to stop (for current session) and disable (for future sessions) the system beep in Device Manager. The most straightforward option would be to use command line:

1. Opening command prompt (select the Start - Run menu; enter cmd).

2. In the Command Prompt window, enter the following commands (notice a required space character after the equal sign in the second command):

net stop beep

sc config beep start= disabled

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MrCreatoR

Perfect!

I liked the video with Windows sound :)

Here is a UDF base on the info:

_EnableBeepSpeaker(0)
Beep(200, 600)

_EnableBeepSpeaker(1)
Beep(500, 300)

Func _EnableBeepSpeaker($iFlag=0, $iPause=500)
    Switch $iFlag
        Case 0
            Run(@ComSpec & ' /c net stop beep & sc config beep start= disabled', '', @SW_HIDE)
        Case Else
            Run(@ComSpec & ' /c sc config beep start= system & net start beep', '', @SW_HIDE)
    EndSwitch
    
    Sleep($iPause)
EndFunc

Thanks!

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rudi

Perfect!

Thanks!

Really impressing! :P:):D:P

Is that your MrCreatoN :mad: ?

Regards, Rudi


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