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Playing a sound file using VBScript

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Does anybody know if it is possible to play a sound file from a vb script?
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Dim WSH, SND
SND = "c:\windows\media\ding.wav"
Set       WSH = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
      WSH.Run "sndrec32 /play /close """ & SND & """",0,True
Set       WSH = Nothing
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Otherwise you need to wrap an api into a dll wich you can call with VBSCRIPT
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