Windows 10 has different sounds for different operations, such as Windows shut down and turn on along with error and numerous others. Sometimes these sounds are so annoying that they start disturbing your routine task. Windows 10 provides the ability to change these sounds as well as completely turn them off. This does not mean that it will completely silent your computer, you will be able to play music and enjoy movies.
Muting System Sounds
It is very easy to turn off or customize the system sounds in Windows 10
How to silence a system sound on Windows 10. There are a few simple steps that you can follow to turn off the default Windows sounds. It is also possible to mute or change specific operations sound.
- Right-click on the Windows volume button from the tray and click on Sounds.
- It will open a new window containing sound options for default Windows operations.
- In case you need to turn off all the Windows 10 sounds you can choose No Sounds from the Sound Scheme drop-down menu in Sounds tab.
- If you want to modify the sounds, you can choose the specific sound from the Program Events and change the sound in from the Sounds drop-down menu.
You can also reduce the intensity of the system sounds from the Volume Mixer. All you need is to open the volume mixer by right-click on the Audio button in the tray and click on “Open Volume Mixer”. A new window will appear presenting the audio level or volume in sliders, you can easily adjust the System Sounds under Applications.