Before Installation

What is StartupSound.prefPane?

StartupSound.prefPane is the software which controls the volume of the startup sound of your Macintosh computer. StartupSound.prefPane mute the startup sound without changing the output volume setting. And StartupSound.prefPane limits the startup volume so that it may not become loud even if you make the output volume louder. To set up the startup volume, you select the "Startup Sound" pane added to the "System Preferences."

Startup Sound preference pane

What's new in StartupSound.prefPane 1.1

System Requirements

StartupSound.prefPane 1.1-BETA requires a Mac running Mac OS X version 10.4 or later.

I tested this software on the following systems:

Installing StartupSound.prefPane

If StartupSound.prefPane 1.0 is already installed on your Mac, You need to uninstall it before installation.

Double-click the downloaded file (.dmg.gz), then you can get a disk image (.dmg).

Double-click the disk image, then a volume is mounted on the desktop and opened. (These may be performed automatically, depending on your system.)

Double-click the "StartupSoundPrefPane.pkg" in the mounted volume, and follow the instructions of the installer.

To install this software, you need an administrator name and password.

Uninstalling StartupSound.prefPane

Double-click the disk image used for installation, then a volume is mounted on the desktop.

Double-click the "Uninstaller" in the mounted volume, and follow the instructions of uninstaller.

To uninstall this software, you need an administrator name and password.

How to Use StartupSound.prefPane?

To change the volume of startup sound, log in as an administrator to your computer, open the "System Preferences" and click the "Startup Sound." Then drag the "Startup Volume" slider, or click the "Mute" checkbox to turn off the startup sound completely.

Only an administrator can change the setting of "Startup Sound."

About License

StartupSound.prefPane is a freeware. You can use all features of this software for free!

IMPORTANT

Before using StartupSound.prefpane ("this software"), you must agree to be bound by the following terms. If you do not agree to the following terms, do not use this software.

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