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These are the items that are available only be importing or by summoning. These can be visited in the Sounds [[tab]], where imported sounds can be played, imported, and deleted.
 
These are the items that are available only be importing or by summoning. These can be visited in the Sounds [[tab]], where imported sounds can be played, imported, and deleted.
 
The following blocks control the playing of these sounds:
 
The following blocks control the playing of these sounds:
*[[Play sound () (block)|Play sound ()]]- Let's the sound play and carries on with its [[script]], whether or not the sound is still playing.
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*[[Play sound () (block)|Play sound ()]]- Begins the sound and executes the rest of its [[script]], without waiting for the sound to finish playing.
 
*[[Play sound () until done (block)|Play sound () until done]]- Plays a sound, waits for it to finish playing, and will carry on with its script.
 
*[[Play sound () until done (block)|Play sound () until done]]- Plays a sound, waits for it to finish playing, and will carry on with its script.
 
*[[Stop all sounds (block)|Stop all sounds]]- Cancels all sounds currently playing.
 
*[[Stop all sounds (block)|Stop all sounds]]- Cancels all sounds currently playing.
 
*[[Set volume to () (block)|Set volume to ()]]- Sets a project's volume.
 
*[[Set volume to () (block)|Set volume to ()]]- Sets a project's volume.
 
*[[Change volume by () (block)|Change volume by ()]]- Changes a project's volume by a given amount.
 
*[[Change volume by () (block)|Change volume by ()]]- Changes a project's volume by a given amount.
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===Notes===
 
===Notes===
 
These are not the same - they are not imported, being accessed easily from seven [[blocks]]. There are as fol[[File:Blocks_relating_to_notes.png|thumb|194px|Notes can be controlled with a variety of blocks.]]lows:
 
These are not the same - they are not imported, being accessed easily from seven [[blocks]]. There are as fol[[File:Blocks_relating_to_notes.png|thumb|194px|Notes can be controlled with a variety of blocks.]]lows:

Revision as of 23:04, 8 June 2010

A Sound is an item that can be played in a Scratch project, available by importing or using from Scratch's sound library. Sounds are played by using the Sound Blocks, which control a sound's volume and so on.

Sounds and notes

All noises played in a project divide into two types:

Sounds can be managed in the Sounds Tab.

Sounds

These are the items that are available only be importing or by summoning. These can be visited in the Sounds tab, where imported sounds can be played, imported, and deleted. The following blocks control the playing of these sounds:

Notes

These are not the same - they are not imported, being accessed easily from seven blocks. There are as fol

Notes can be controlled with a variety of blocks.

lows:

Accessibility

Sounds

To obtain these, one has to view the Sounds tab of a sprite/stage and select the Import button. The user will be able to import sounds from their desktop or varying locations, including a sound library that comes with Scratch.

Notes

These are available, even when the blocks that control them are not in use. They can be used simply by dragging out the wanted blocks and by activating them. Notes and their blocks cannot be deleted.

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