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Interaction.Beep Method

Sounds a tone through the computer's speaker.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualBasic
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)
static member Beep : unit -> unit

The pitch and duration of the beep depend on your hardware and system software and therefore vary among computers.

NoteNote

The Beep function requires UIPermission at the SafeTopLevelWindows level, which may affect its execution in partial-trust situations. For more information, see UIPermission.

This example uses the Beep function to sound a tone through the computer's speaker.

' Sound a tone.
Beep()

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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