SystemSounds Class
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SystemSounds Class

 

Retrieves sounds associated with a set of Windows operating system sound-event types. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace:   System.Media
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

System.Object
  System.Media.SystemSounds

[HostProtectionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, UI = true)]
public sealed class SystemSounds

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertySystem_CAPS_staticAsterisk

Gets the sound associated with the Asterisk program event in the current Windows sound scheme.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySystem_CAPS_staticBeep

Gets the sound associated with the Beep program event in the current Windows sound scheme.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySystem_CAPS_staticExclamation

Gets the sound associated with the Exclamation program event in the current Windows sound scheme.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySystem_CAPS_staticHand

Gets the sound associated with the Hand program event in the current Windows sound scheme.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySystem_CAPS_staticQuestion

Gets the sound associated with the Question program event in the current Windows sound scheme.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

The SystemSounds class provides methods for retrieving the sounds associated with a set of operating system sound-event types for the current user. The sounds associated with each type of operating system sound event can be configured in Windows Control Panel.

SystemSounds provides static methods to access the sounds associated with the Asterisk, Beep, Exclamation, Hand and Question sound events. Each property returns a SystemSound that can be used to play the sound.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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