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#1433723 --- 01/23/14 03:53 PM Laptop sounds alerts
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I most always keep my speakers down but when they are not, I get the alert sounds at times. This is when I am not even in my email or on sites. Every window closed. Why do they come?

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#1433746 --- 01/23/14 05:42 PM Re: Laptop sounds alerts [Re: Aces_Up]
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What kind of sounds, a beep or a ding or other random sounds?

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#1433748 --- 01/23/14 05:59 PM Re: Laptop sounds alerts [Re: DR. D]
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It sounds like a chime sort of. 2 notes. Like a sound one can pick from the alert notifications you choose from.


Edited by Aces_Up (01/23/14 06:05 PM)

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#1433750 --- 01/23/14 06:16 PM Re: Laptop sounds alerts [Re: Aces_Up]
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"Device Disconnect" is the name of the sound.


Edited by Aces_Up (01/23/14 06:17 PM)
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#1433760 --- 01/23/14 06:48 PM Re: Laptop sounds alerts [Re: Aces_Up]
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What USB devices do you have plugged in?

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#1433761 --- 01/23/14 07:02 PM Re: Laptop sounds alerts [Re: DR. D]
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Just my track ball mouse. I never use the touch pad and have that disabled.
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#1433850 --- 01/24/14 11:43 AM Re: Laptop sounds alerts [Re: Aces_Up]
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plug it in a different usb slot to start and see if it still does it.

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#1433876 --- 01/24/14 04:29 PM Re: Laptop sounds alerts [Re: DR. D]
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WoW, that seemed to do it. I wonder why. I did have a wireless track ball then that starting to go bad so I starting using the old track ball that is exactly the same except is has the USB cord. Thanks
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