Specify which speaker, external or internal, to use for audio playback.
Requires SYSPRV privilege to set information for users other than yourself; requires SYSPRV or SYSNAM privilege to show information about users other than yourself.
SET SPEAKER speaker
Qualifiers Defaults /ALL /NOALL /LOG /NOLOG /UIC="[g,m]" None /USER=username None
speakerRequired parameter specifying which speaker, EXTERNAL or INTERNAL, to use for audio playback.
By default the audio content of audio files and messages is output to the internal speaker on workstations equipped with an audio device (SOA0:). You may select the external speaker with the command
EMAIL> SET SPEAKER EXTERNAL
selects the internal speaker.
EMAIL> SET SPEAKER INTERNAL
/SPEAKERqualifier of the
PLAYcommand may be used to override settings made with the
SET SPEAKERcommand. Use the
SHOW SPEAKERcommand to display your current sound level setting.
Note that on many early VAXstation 4000/60 systems, the internal speaker is inoperable.