Is there a way for msg to not minimize my fullscreen and make a sound

Disastorm Disastorm at
Tue Oct 30 01:16:37 EDT 2007

Thanks I got it working.  I had to enable "message received begins
conversation" sound which is disabled by default.

Casey Harkins wrote:
> Disastorm wrote:
>> When you get a message, fullscreen games minimize.  The only way I found
>> to
>> stop this is to auto hide messages.  However, you dont get soudn
>> notification when this happens.  is there any way to get sound
>> notification
>> AND make it so messages dont minimize your game?
> This should not prevent sound notifications. My guess, without having a 
> way to test this right now, is that the game is somehow locking the 
> sound card when in fullscreen.
> Do you get sound notifications with the "Hide new IM conversations" set 
> to "Always" when you are not running a game?
> -casey
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