“The new MacBook Pro has ditched the iconic boot chime that’s been a signature part of the Mac startup process over the last 17 years,” Christian Zibreg writes for iDownloadBlog.
“Pingie discovered that the sound is not gone entirely,” Zibreg writes. “Apple’s just disabled it and it’s possible to bring it back should you want.”
Zibreg writes, “In this quick tutorial, we’ll show you how to re-enable the boot chime on your late-2016 MacBook Pro with a simple Terminal command.”
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Apple axes iconic Mac startup chime from new MacBook Pros – October 31, 2016