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Plays a system sound with given name.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
App 11.3 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "App.PlaySystemSound"; Name )   More


Parameter Description Example
Name The name to play. "Submarine"


Returns OK or error.


Plays a system sound with given name.
Sound plays asynchronous.

For macOS, you can go to /System/Library/Sounds folder and look for the sound names.
For Windows look into registry at HKEY_CURRENT_USER\AppEvents\EventLabels section.


Play sound on macOS:

MBS( "App.PlaySystemSound"; "Submarine" )

Play sound on Windows:

MBS( "App.PlaySystemSound"; "DeviceConnect" )

Release notes

  • Version 11.3
    • Added App.PlaySystemSound function.

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Created 2nd June 2021, last changed 3th June 2021

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