In the latest Windows 10 mobile insider build the sounds for e-mail and texts have stopped working.

Original Title: Notification sounds

In the latest Windows 10 mobile insider build the sounds for e-mail and texts have stopped working. All the settings look OK. everything was working fine before the update. Is this a known issue?

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Original Title: Notification sounds

In the latest Windows 10 mobile insider build the sounds for e-mail and texts have stopped working. All the settings look OK. everything was working fine before the update. Is this a known issue?

I noticed there was two issues that occurred on the 586 branch with me as far as notifications and sounds went after a preforming an update (I can't remember specifically what update it was).

Issue 1:

After performing an update, it actually changed the notification sound to "Default" and changed the notification indicator settings. To fix this issue, I had to go in to Notifications and Sounds, and manually set the sound and enable notifications for messaging, and Outlook.

Issue 2:

After another update, I lost sounds and notifications. Checking Notifications and Sounds, they were enabled. To fix it, I had to disable the notifications and sounds. Turn off/on the phone, and then re-enable them. This fixed this issue.

I also noticed that on a particular build, performing a hard-reset also disabled sounds/notifications. I had to reconfigure them even after restoring a backup.

Hope this helps! :)

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Last updated January 28, 2021 Views 167 Applies to: