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How do I play a sound located in a key like: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\AppEvents\Schemes\Apps\MyApp\MyEvent?
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Since the event sound is defined by youself, you need to

1. Use Registry functions to read the value data of the key that contains the sound filename.

2. Use PlaySound() to play the sound file.

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