Here's our Internet Explorer Tip for.. March 28, 2002
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Hold That Sound
As you surf, you may come across some pages that launch unexpected background sounds. This can be an annoyance, especially if you're browsing late at night and don't want to wake up the whole house. Here's how to turn off sounds, at least temporarily. Select Tools, Internet Options, and click the Advanced tab. Scroll down to the Multimedia sections and deselect the check box labeled Play Sounds. Click the OK button to save changes.

You'll find more information about turning off multimedia at the following Web address:

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q153/7/75.asp