Add Background Sound to an Email in Outlook

1
Create a new message using HTML formatting

Download the file to your
Download the file to your "Desktop". Heinz Tschabitscher

2
Start Notepad

Open the
Open the "zbgsound.htm" file you just downloaded in Notepad. Heinz Tschabitscher

  • Start Notepad.
  • Open the zbgsound.htm file you just downloaded in Notepad.

3
Replace "###path to background sound file###" with the desired sound file

Replace
Replace "###path to background sound file###" with the desired sound file. Heinz Tschabitscher

  • Replace ###path to background sound file### with the path to the desired background sound file.
    • The line could read <img src="C:\Documents and Settings\lsdoe\My Documents\My Music\lsdoem.mid" id="bgsound", for example.

4
Select "File | Save" from the menu

Select
Select "File | Save" from the menu. Heinz Tschabitscher

  • Select File | Save from the menu.

5
In the Outlook message, select "Insert | File..." from the menu

In the Outlook message, select
In the Outlook message, select "Insert | File..." from the menu. Heinz Tschabitscher

  • In the Outlook message, select Insert | File... from the menu.

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Highlight "zbgsound.htm"

Select
Select "Insert as Text". Heinz Tschabitscher

  • Go to your Desktop.
  • Highlight zbgsound.htm.
  • Click on the right down arrow of the Insert button.
  • Select Insert as Text.
  • Continue editing your message.