Short story: Enumerate all associatable sounds from the registry, and optionally play them. Simple routines to start and stop MIDI files, too.
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This sample, or the one from which it originally derived, was published (or at least peripherally mentioned) in the following article(s):
This sample uses the following API calls:
Module Library Function FSysSnd.frm kernel32 GetWindowsDirectory MSysSnd.bas advapi32
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Download SysSnd.zip, 5Kb, Last Updated: Tuesday, April 21, 1998