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SystemInformation.ShowSounds Property

Gets a value indicating whether the user requires an application to present information in visual form in situations when it would present the information in audible form.

[Visual Basic]
Public Shared ReadOnly Property ShowSounds As Boolean
public static bool ShowSounds {get;}
public: __property static bool get_ShowSounds();
public static function get ShowSounds() : Boolean;

Property Value

true if the application can visually show audible output; false if the application can freely use audio.


Use ShowSounds to determine whether the application can play sounds and other audio outputs or whether the audio needs to be visually shown. This property can help provide accessibility to your application.


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

SystemInformation Class | SystemInformation Members | System.Windows.Forms Namespace | SystemInformation

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