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Friday's Stupid Thread - Beep Settings On Devices  
User currently offlineUTA_flyinghigh From Tunisia, joined Oct 2001, 6495 posts, RR: 50
Posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 20 hours ago) and read 1419 times:

So today let's discuss how loud you like your cellphone/camerhaa/music player/etc... to beep (or not) when navigating through menus/functions.

I put the beep on the lowest setting but preferred the clicking sound heard on older Ericssons. You ?

UTA  checkeredflag 


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User currently offlineSenorcarnival From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 20 hours ago) and read 1415 times:

I turn all those beeps off. They are annoying. Especially the cell phone ones. I can understand on a phone, maybe it's for a blind person. But on a camera, excuse me, camerhaa? I doubt blind people are going into photography anytime soon...

User currently offlineArmitageShanks From UK - England, joined Dec 2003, 3620 posts, RR: 15
Reply 2, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 20 hours ago) and read 1413 times:

Quoting Senorcarnival (Reply 1):
I turn all those beeps off. They are annoying.

I turn them off because I know its annoying as hell to have others do that to me.


User currently offlineAirbusA346 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2004, 7437 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1399 times:

I turn the bleep off on mine.

Tom.



Tom Walker '086' First Officer of a A318/A319 for Air Lambert - Hours Flown: 17 hour 05 minutes (last updated 24/12/05).
User currently offlineABfemme From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1395 times:

I turn all the beeps off too - probably because I hear the dam things all day at work - one can only have so many beeps !!  Wink

User currently offlineTraveler_7 From Estonia, joined May 2000, 540 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1387 times:

Once I was asked to switch my camera off while on board of aircraft because it was beeping, since that time camera sound is always off, as to other things, let it beep!

User currently offlineNeilYYZ From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1384 times:

Always off, I even get mad when I dial a land line and hear the beeping and dial tone.

User currently offlineDAL767400ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1383 times:

Everything off, I hate those sounds. And as Depeche Mode's Dave Gahan already sang,
"Ringtones like violence,
break the silence"  Wink .


User currently offlineEWS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1379 times:

I can't stand those keypad tones, especially when writing a text message, that takes me a hour to do alone nevermind listen to beep beep beep to every letter i type.. Just imagine them on PC Keyboards  Wow!

So everything off for me..

Lew


User currently offlineMhodgson From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2002, 5047 posts, RR: 25
Reply 9, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1374 times:

I have keypad beeps on my phone, but turn all beeps off on my camera.


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User currently offlineKaiGywer From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 12242 posts, RR: 35
Reply 10, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 14 hours ago) and read 1362 times:
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Keypad beeps are off on my phone. I wish I could turn off the beep on my camera as well...


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User currently offlineUTA_flyinghigh From Tunisia, joined Oct 2001, 6495 posts, RR: 50
Reply 11, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 14 hours ago) and read 1359 times:

Quoting KaiGywer (Reply 10):
I wish I could turn off the beep on my camera as well...

Euuuuuuuuuuhh ? Most of the time you can, it should be in the menus/setup somewhere. What camerhaa do you own ?

UTA  checkeredflag 



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User currently offlineCadet57 From United States of America, joined Jul 2005, 9085 posts, RR: 30
Reply 12, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 1345 times:

GAH I hate those beeps.... PDA- off, cell-off, iPod-off, camera-off....


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User currently offlineCfalk From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 1341 times:

The worst is in cars. Bonging when you put the key in, to tell you you just put the key in. Bonging when you take the key out. Bonging when you open the door. etc etc.

User currently offlineCarmenlu15 From Guatemala, joined Dec 2004, 4757 posts, RR: 30
Reply 14, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 1324 times:

I always turn them off. That way I can keep sending text messages without having my mom ask "You playing with that  censored  cellphone again?"


What do I know, I'm just an 'immature troublemaker with only a passing interest in aviation' (or so they say)
User currently offlineMt99 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 6576 posts, RR: 6
Reply 15, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 1323 times:
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The worse is that stupidly annoying NEXTEL beep. I hate it.


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User currently offlineYYZflyer From Canada, joined Feb 2006, 3643 posts, RR: 4
Reply 16, posted (8 years 4 months 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1311 times:

I hate the beep on my watch. My cellphone doesn't have a beep; or I haven't figured out how to turn it on.

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