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enhancement
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

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(Reporter: soulskorpion, Assigned: mscott)

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050511 Firefox/1.0.4
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050511 Firefox/1.0.4

When Thunderbird is set to play a sound on new mail, and to play the system "new
mail sound", if there is no mail sound it triggers the system bell. That's not
what I want to happen; if I've disabled all sounds (through the control panel)
then I expect all sounds to be disabled, not Thunderbird to be clever and find a
way around. Add an extra setting in the options dialog if you have to, but leave
the bell alone!

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1: Open the Options dialog.
2: In the "General" tab, under "when new messages arive", ensure that "play a
sound" is checked and the "system new mail sound" radio button is selected.
3: Go to the Windows Control Panel and open "Sounds and Audio Devices"
4: In the "Sounds" tab, ensure that "New Mail Notification" has no sound
assigned to it by chosing "(None)" from the drop-down box. Click OK.

Once this is done, effect occurs once a new mail message arrives.
Actual Results:  
The system bell sounds.

Expected Results:  
No sound is triggered.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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