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Re: How to suppress the beep in version 4?

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  • Subject: [mg19220] Re: How to suppress the beep in version 4?
  • From: Eckhard Hennig <hennig at>
  • Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 02:06:41 -0400
  • Organization: ITWM
  • References: <7odimq$> <7oojtb$>
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Peter Breitfeld schrieb in Nachricht <7oojtb$i33 at>...
>Eckhard Hennig <hennig at> schrieb:
>> Can anyone tell me if it is possible to turn off the beep the Mathematica
>> frontend for Windows NT produces every time a square bracket is typed?
>> I type something like f[x[[2]]], I get
>>   f[ <ding> x[ <ding> [ <ding> 2] <ding> ] <ding> ] <ding>
>[*** snipp ***]
>I suppressed the beep setting in the options inspector:
>Global Options / Message Options / Warning Action ---> {}

Unfortunately, this suppresses both bracket beeps and message beeps. Is
there a way to turn off only the former?



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