windows 7 missing beeps

  susiepops 10:48 31 Oct 2009
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With Vista it was possible to create a beep from the internal speaker when hitting the caps lock key in error.

In windows 7 a beep is sounded when speakers are turned on but not through the internal speaker when speakers are off.

Is there a way around this?

  ArrGee 11:39 31 Oct 2009

I haven't used W7 as yet, but I would have thought that you can switch on the caps-lock beep for the internal speaker in a similar way:

Start - Control Panel - Accessibility Options - Keyboard Tab - Check 'Use ToggleKeys'

  peugeot man 12:20 31 Oct 2009

Open the "Ease Of Access Centre" (Just type ease in search box)
Select make the keyboard easier to use
choose turn on toggle keys

  susiepops 12:23 31 Oct 2009

you would think this would work but unfortunately not. Toggle key is on and I have also tried holding down number lock both without success.

  peugeot man 15:38 31 Oct 2009

Works ok on mine. Just a thought open the volume mixer and make sure the system sounds are enabled and the volume is up.

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