Showing posts from April, 2013

Muting the MacOS startup sound

Auto-mute your Mac's speakers each time you turn it off Got this great tip from lifehacker . It actually turns off all sounds (mute) each time you shut down. Not the exact thing I was looking for (I only wanted to disable the one startup sound), but we've used it for a year or so on our Mac and love it. Create a file named /Library/Scripts/ #!/bin/bash osascript -e 'set volume with output muted' Then run these commands: sudo chmod u+x /Library/Scripts/ sudo defaults write LogoutHook /Library/Scripts/