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Every time I receive a mail my laptop makes a sound to signify this. How can I turn this off?

I've tried turning off the sound scheme in control panel -> sounds :

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You need to turn the sound off in Outlook.

Tools > Options > Preferences > E-mail Options > Advanced E-mail Options

Then in the "When new items arrive in my Inbox" section, clear the

Play a sound


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thanks, this also helped :… –  blue-sky Nov 19 '12 at 12:05

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