Windows 10: No Sound From Mail

  1.    11 May 2017 #1

    No Sound From Mail


    I'm using Windows 10 Mail app.
    I have the "Play sound" on buy I get no sound when mail arrives.
    In fact I have everything turned on in Mail's Notification settings.
    I have also assigned an event sound to Desktop Mail Notification and New Mail Notification.

    Any ideas?
    James
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  2. Posts : 6,858
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1709
       13 May 2017 #2

    Hi JamesJoey

    Are you getting any system sounds?

    Right click on speaker in Systray, lower right corner, then click on Volume Mixer. Sometimes on slider will be set a zero.


    Ken
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    13 May 2017 #3

    I failed to mention that the other sound events I've set are working.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 6,858
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1709
       14 May 2017 #4

    Well so much for that idea.

    Have you tried setting Sound Notifications to off, reboot and then enabling. (just to see if it is "Stuck")

    Have you seen this thread?

    Mail notification sound doesn't play
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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