Prevent changing sounds

Prevents users from changing the sound scheme.

By default, users can use the Sounds tab in the Sound Control Panel to add, remove, or change the system Sound Scheme.

If you enable this setting, none of the Sound Scheme settings can be changed by the user.

Supported on: At least Windows 7
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Personalization
Value NameNoChangingSoundScheme
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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