How to Turn off Messages Sound Effects on Mac OS X Yosemite

Some way or another, you’ve just figured out how to focus on your work, and there comes another annoying sound from your Mac. It’s the sound of a new message! How irked would you feel about it?

All things considered, we just cannot turn our ears off, but without a doubt, we can mute the messages sound effects playing in Mac OS X.

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Of course, you can mute the audio on your Mac altogether, however, it would not be a smart move for everyone. Like, a few individuals might want to hear the sound from some other apps.

All in all, what about particularly turning off the messages sound effects in the Messages app on your Mac?

How to Stop Sounds from Messages on Mac OS X Yosemite

If you decide to completely mute the Messages app, you’ll not hear any sound effects for the entire app. whether you’re sending or receiving a message, the application and every last bit of it will stay quiet. Here’s how to do it.

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Step #1. Open the Messages app on your Mac.

Step #2. From the primary Messages menu, choose Preferences.Messages Prefences on Mac OS X Yosemite

Step #3. In the General tab, uncheck the box for Play sound effects.

Play Sound Effect in Mac OS X Message App

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Turn off Sounds from Messages on Mac OS X

Step #4. Close the preference panel and enjoy the new dumb Messages app!

In the event that its a particular discussion exasperating you, it can be muted specifically. You can even block a dreadful individual or some spontaneous messanger.

Happy working!

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Dhvanesh Adhiya
Dhvanesh Adhiya is the founder and editor-in-chief who takes care of audio, visual, and textual contents uploaded on He is passionate about wonderful apps that change the way your iPhone interacts in your life.

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