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Saturday, March 31st 2007, 4:01am

System Notification sounds not playing

Hi there,

I think I've changed some settings around KDE and made it so that system notification sounds no longer play at all.

I get audio through amarok and mplayer just fine, and "test sound" works in the control panel.
However, when I try to preview any sound in System Notifications panel, I get nothing.

Could someone help me diagnose/fix this?


This post has been edited 1 times, last edit by "Fry-kun" (Mar 31st 2007, 4:01am)


Saturday, March 31st 2007, 11:36am

go to [audio and multimedia -> notifications] in kcontrol and check the player settings (right bottom corner)
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Saturday, March 31st 2007, 8:14pm

Good call, it was set to "No audio output".

After setting it to "Use the KDE sound system" and restarting the sound system (ALSA), it started working.

Thank you!