About Waveform Audio

There are several methods for adding sound to your application using waveform audio. The simplest method documented here is that of using the PlaySound function. Most of the other waveform-audio API elements are relatively low-level.

For more information, see the following topics:

In addition to the APIs discussed here, the Media Control Interface can be used to play waveform audio as well as other media such as MIDI sounds and video. For more information, see MCI.