To turn on SoundSentry

SoundSentry is designed for people who have difficulty hearing system sounds generated by the computer. SoundSentry allows you to change settings to generate visual warnings, such as a blinking title bar or a flashing border, whenever the computer generates a sound.


Open Accessibility Options


On the Sound tab, under SoundSentry, select the Use SoundSentry check box.

To turn off SoundSentry, select the Use SoundSentry check box to clear the check box.


To open Accessibility Options, click Start, click Control Panel, and then click Accessibility Options

Related Topics

On-Screen Keyboard overview

Accessibility Wizard

Control Panel accessibility options

Turn on ShowSounds

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