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With a Galaxy S4 / Jelly Bean OS, every time I press the mute button the phone emits a sound that's audible to other parties. Can this be disabled? I tried disabling all keyboard sounds in the Ringtones and keypad tones menu, but that didn't seem to help. What else can I try?

  • What's a mute button? Is that the one when you long-press the power button, and click the Mute icon? – geffchang Aug 15 '13 at 12:42
  • I think he talks about the "micro" button (for voice typing) – Matthieu Harlé Aug 15 '13 at 12:46
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    On the call screen / keypad there are six buttons. Add call, Hide, End call, Speaker, Mute and Headset. This mute button is the button I'm concerned with. – Derek Aug 15 '13 at 12:58
  • Can you hear the sound, or only them? – geffchang Aug 15 '13 at 14:34
  • I guess the "mute" button Derek's talking about is the one to mute the mike. But as geffchang asked: Do those "other parties" the sound is "audible to" include the "other end of the line", i.e. the ones you talk to on the phone? – Izzy Aug 15 '13 at 14:55

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