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  • World of Warcraft
  • 242 Monthly Downloads
  • Supports: 6.0.2
  • 24,090 Total Downloads
  • Updated 10/20/2014
  • Created 09/08/2008
  • 118 Favorites
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: GNU General Public License version 3 (GPLv3)
  • Newest File: Error sounds be Gone

About Error Sounds Be Gone!


Curse client will not work with this addon because this addon is placed in a different folder (outside of the addons directory).

What does it do?

It Gets rid of all those annoying pesky GCD (Global cooldown) error sounds (woosh, clicks, bangs, and fizzle) so you can enjoy the nice sound of battle instead!


!!!!!!! Install Guide READ ME FIRST !!!!!!!

Extract the \Sound folder into your <DIR>\World of Warcraft\

or the \Language Folder


H:\World of Warcraft\Sound\

or \enUS\Sound

Is this addon legal?

Yes, it is, it does not modify any files outside of addon folder, Blizzard allows sound replacement, if they didn't, this addon wouldn't work like this.

Error sounds still gone 4/26/2015
-Default /sound/ directory moved out of /data/ and into /world of warcraft/
-Updated readme to reflect directory changes


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  • #43

    Same issue here, since 4.3.3 the fizzle sound and gcd error sounds are back.

    Here is how i fixed mine, changed the extensions of the fizzle files from .wave to .ogg


    Last edited by moradum on 2/28/2012 5:07:08 PM
  • #45

    changing all the sound files to .ogg fixed it. thanks.

  • #42

    Was anything changed in 4.3.3? I was using this yesterday and wasn't getting any error sounds, but now I'm getting the nwoosh sound after updating to patch 4.3.3. Sound files are still in the proper folders, seems the client is using a new error sound or something.

  • #44

    im having the same problem with 4.3.3. error sounds are back.

  • #40
    sorry. i have tried this numerous times, following all the old posts here. i don't think this works anymore. still getting that awful new 4.2 error sound when spamming or using macro. sigh.
  • #41
    I do not receive any new error, are you sure it is installed correctly?
  • #39
    Works for me in Cata.. On MAC/OSX path was /Applications/World of Warcraft/Data/enUS

    I did notice one folder was Sound/interface instead of Sound/Interface (capital 'i') so I renamed it and it worked fine.

    Note that you must leave wow and re-enter it completely or the sound files won't be found, you can't do this alt-tabbed etc.

  • #38
    Hi, I used this mod on WOTLK with a great succss (I loved it).
    But I just came back on Cata, and I cannot make it work.
    I put the files in the WOW\data\frFr\Sound directory, but when i launch wow, ugly sounds (woosh, toc...) are still here.
    Is there something new to do ?
    I deleted the cache, but it does not help either...
  • #37
    I love you. And your mod.
  • #36
    it took me a while to figure out how to make this work for some reason but i eventually did somehow. =) weird that it doesnt show up in the addons page. anyhoo it works awsome thx =)
  • #34
    Downloaded addon but manual instructions dont work. I have windows vista,I dont see any of the unzip options directions talk about or wow files talked about.

  • #35
    Yes it does work you just don't know where your wow directory is, I believe in vista sometimes they install it into my documents/my games, quick way to find out is right click on your wow launcher/wow executable and open file location, hope this helps !
  • #33
    Best addon ever made!
  • #31
    I love this addon, thank you!!!
  • #32
    You are welcome :) Enjoy
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