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Making "donk" sound when pressing enter

I'm using Visual Studio 2008 and I have textboxes on a form. When I press "enter" on this form it performs a search which fills a datagridview. After the operation is complete it makes a "donk" sound. How can I get the "donk" sound to go away when you press enter while the active control is a textbox?
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Frosty555Commented:
I don't have VS2008 on hand, but go to Control Panel->Sounds and audio devices->Sounds tab and see if visual studio has a section in the list of windows sounds. If it does you can customize / disable the sounds in that list.
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beef137Author Commented:
Frosty,

Thanks for the response. But my compiled application makes this sound. Not just when Visual Studio is running.
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ClifCommented:
What event is responding to the "Enter" on the form?

Click event of the "accept" button?  Enter event of a textbox?
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beef137Author Commented:
Private Sub SearchForm_KeyDown(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.Windows.Forms.KeyEventArgs) Handles MyBase.KeyDown

        If TypeOf Me.ActiveControl Is TextBox And e.KeyCode = Keys.Return Then
            SearchList()
        Else
            If TypeOf Me.ActiveControl Is DataGridView And e.KeyCode = Keys.Return Then
                OpenRecordSearch()
            End If
        End If

    End Sub
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ClifCommented:
This seems to work:
Private Sub SearchForm_KeyDown(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.Windows.Forms.KeyEventArgs) Handles MyBase.KeyDown
 
        If TypeOf Me.ActiveControl Is TextBox And e.KeyCode = Keys.Return Then
            e.SuppressKeyPress = True
            SearchList()
        Else
            If TypeOf Me.ActiveControl Is DataGridView And e.KeyCode = Keys.Return Then
                OpenRecordSearch()
            End If
        End If
 
    End Sub

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