Sound Question

Is there a way to send commands to a sound card from a console application in c++ or c? Or just manipualate sound period in a console application? Any examples would be great!

I am using Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0

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gwaltersiiAsked:
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chensuCommented:
You can use any Windows multimedia API in a console application. You might want to use MessageBeep or PlaySound.
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gwaltersiiAuthor Commented:
do you have some sample code to get me started? I'm a quick learner.. I just need a step in the right direction.
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chensuCommented:
#include <mmsystem.h>

::PlaySound("test.wav", NULL, SND_FILENAME | SND_ASYNC);

// You need to link with winmm.lib
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