Beep is beeping only once

I wrote the code
for i = to 5
     Beep
next i
but the computer beeps only once.
Why?
SaadDaniAsked:
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DhaestCommented:
for i = 0 to 5
     Beep
next i
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SaadDaniAuthor Commented:
Its the same...
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dbrckoviCommented:
Try this:

for i = 1 to 5
     Beep
     Doevents
next i

( I haven't tested it 'cos I don't have speakers at the moment )
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dbrckoviCommented:
If this doesn't work then try using Timer to do the beeping in some time interval.    (Maybe the loop goes too fast.     Loop is finished even before the first beep finishes )

Create command button and a timer:
--------------------------------------------------------------------
Private Sub Command1_Click()
    Timer1.Interval = 300
    Timer1.Tag = 0
    Timer1.Enabled = True
End Sub

Private Sub Timer1_Timer()
    Timer1.Tag = Timer1.Tag + 1
    Beep
    DoEvents
    If Timer1.Tag = 5 Then Timer1.Enabled = False
End Sub
--------------------------------------------------------------------
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GrahamSkanRetiredCommented:
All the beeps are merged together.
Try this
Dim i As Integer
Dim j As Long
For i = 0 To 5
     Beep
     For j = 1 To 10000000
     Next j
Next

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SaadDaniAuthor Commented:
dosn't help...
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dbrckoviCommented:
Timer method works fine for me.
The lowest value of Timer1.Interval that gives multiple beeps on my comp. is 50. Everything larger than this works fine.
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