How to change new message sound in Mail App on Mac OS X Lion

Mac OS X Lion users can change the sound for new message for their Mail App using the Preferences menu. Click the Mail menu and select Preferences from the menu list.

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Navigate to New messages sound section under the General tab.

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Pick your desired sound for the new messages using the Sound drop down.

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If the sound you are looking for is not listed in the drop down then using Add/Remove you can pick the sound from your Mac. Also if you do not want to have any sound when a new message arrives in Mail app then select None from the drop down list.

In Category: Apple, Mac, Mac OS X

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