startup chime

How to Enable the Mac Startup Chime on Newer MacBook Models

All MacBooks from early 2016 and earlier make a chime sound when they start up, whereas the models from late 2016 and newer don't have a startup chime, with the exception of the 13-inch 2017 MacBook Air. However, it seems there’s an easy way to enable the iconic Mac Startup Chime on your 2016+ MacBook Pro....

How to Enable Startup Chime on 2016 MacBook Pro

Apple’s newly released 2016 MacBook Pros come with a new automatic boot feature, which causes the computer to start up when the lid is opened. However, the iconic Mac boot-up chime is no longer heard on startup in the new MacBooks. Fortunately, there’s an easy workaround to enable the classic startup sound effect, thanks to user jessejarvi who has shared...

Apple Axes Iconic Startup Chime in 2016 MacBook Pro

Last week, Apple unveiled a new MacBook Pro line up, which incorporated significant upgrades over its predecessors. Interestingly, the newest models of the MacBook Pro are designed to automatically startup when the lid is lifted, according to a report from Pingie. As such, this process effectively eliminates the traditional startup chime sound that has been […]