How to disable Yahoo Messenger Buzz!!!

Most of the time, the Buzz!!! sound of Yahoo Messenger isn't cute and kind of annoying to listen to. So here's a guide to disable, mute or turn it off.

  1. Open your Yahoo Messenger.
  2. Login with your Yahoo ID and Password.
  3. In the menu panel, go to Messenger > Preferences > Alerts and Sounds.
  4. Highlight 'A Messenger contact buzzes me'.
  5. Under 'Alert me by:', uncheck or unmark 'Playing a sound' to mute the Buzz!!! sound.
  6. Click Apply, OK and then close the Preferences window.
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