Get old Yahoo Messenger sounds back

Miss the old Yahoo Messenger sounds? Here's how to get them back:

  1. Download our zip file containing the old sound files.
  2. Open My Computer on your desktop, or Computer on your Start menu.
  3. Navigate to the following path:

C:\Program Files\Yahoo\Messenger\Media

 Running a 64-bit version of Windows? Navigate to the following path instead: C:\Program Files (x86)\Yahoo\Messenger\Media

  1. Extract the contents of the zip file into the "Media" folder.
  2. Sign in to Yahoo Messenger.
  3. In the Messenger window, click Messenger | select Preferences.
  4. Select the Alerts & Sounds category.
  5. Select an item under "Alert me when."
  6. Click the Browse button to select a sound file.
  7. Click Apply.
  8. Click OK.

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