▶ Changing startup tone on Windows Vista and 7 are difficult as you will have to deal with editing imageres.dll file.
▶Startup Sound Changer – can change the default startup sound with just a mouse click.
Bored of listening to the same old start up tone on your Windows 7 ?
Want to change it and not finding an easy way other than editing imageres.dll system file, which difficult ?
Not to worry any more as we have found a tiny little utility that can change the custom windows tone to the one you like as and when you need.
Which is that tiny little utility ?
It is called – “Startup Sound Changer“, rightly named after what it does.
Who are the makers of this tool / Can this tool be trusted ?
It comes from the reliable developer Happy Bulldozer of winreview.ru who is also the developer of Windows Media Player Background Changer, Aero Tuner, and Personalization Panel.
Startup Sound Changer – can change the default startup sound with just a mouse click.
Two important things to remember before changing the startup sound..
1> You directly can’t use a .mp3 format music as your startup tone since only .wav format is allowed. So, don’t forget to change the music from mp3 format to wave format before replacing the custom tone.
2> You need to have administrator privileges i.e you should have logged in as system administrator.
How to change the Windows 7 or Windows Vista Startup Sound ?
1>> Firstly, download the .zip file of Startup Sound Changer and extract it to get the setup file.
2>> Now double-click on the setup file to run and install it on your computer.
3>> After successful installation, launch the program, click on Replace and choose your new .wav file, and you are all done.
- Clicking on Play – plays the current sound to start Windows.
- Clicking on Restore – restores the sound to the default one that you had priorly.
OS Compatibility : Startup Sound Changer is supported on both x86 and x64 versions of Windows 7 and Vista.