How to change the sound when you get a new email


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To change the default sound when you receive a new email please follow these steps :

  • Click the Start button, select Settings, and click Control Panel
Start Settings Control Panel.JPG
  • Double click the Sounds and Sounds Devices icon, then click the Sounds tab in the window that appears
Control Panel Sounds.JPG
  • Scroll down to New Mail Notification and choose a new sound from the menu below
New Mail Notification.JPG
  • After selecting the new sound click Apply and then OK

If you have a free webmail such as Gmail you may need to install a program such as Gmail Notifier too.