Solved I want to stop the starting tune.

Acer / Aspire 5738-6969
April 26, 2013 at 10:42:58
Specs: Windows 7, 4 GB
I have Acer Aspire Model:5738-6969 with Windows7 SP1 installed. Whenever I start my laptop a tune plays for just 2-3 secs. How can I stop this tune being played? Even muting the speakers hasn't worked. The reason is that I surf Internet in a QUIET area at a public library only. This tune creates distraction for others around me. Please help!

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April 26, 2013 at 10:58:11
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It is probably the Windows Startup sound.

Three ways to get to the place where you change the settings:

Control Panel > Sound > Sounds tab


Control Panel > Personalization > Sounds


Right-click Sound icon on Taskbar > Sounds

Then uncheck the "Play Windows Startup Sound" checkbox.

-- Jeff, in Minneapolis

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April 26, 2013 at 13:26:57
Jeff is correct, but what is strange is if you mute the speakers it should disable all sounds in Windows, including the startup sound (providing the speakers are muted when you shut down).

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May 7, 2013 at 04:55:01
Some laptop model have BIOS with feature to play POST sound. Check your BIOS configuration to disable this feature.

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