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04-02-20, 10:46 PM   #1
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Changing spell sound effect?

Title. I really like sub rogue’ Shuriken Storm sound effect, is there anyway for me ro replace Fan of Knives sound effect with Shuriken Storm', or maybe even any custom sound on my PC?
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04-03-20, 01:27 AM   #2
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As I have already told you , you could try to hook PlaySound() as described here: https://www.wowinterface.com/forums/...688#post325688

I have not tried it myself, but this is how I would go about it. First you write:

Code:
hooksecurefunc("PlaySound", function(...)
  local id, channel, forceNoDuplicates, runFinishCallback = ...
  print("PlaySound", id)
end)
This should print the sound id of any sound played.
Thus, you can note down the sound ids of Shuriken Storm and Fan of Knives.

Then you make a function above your hook function:
Code:
local function StopLastSound()
  -- Play some sound to get a handle.
  local _, handle = PlaySound(SOUNDKIT[next(SOUNDKIT)], "SFX", false)
  if handle then
    -- Stop this sound and the previous.
    StopSound(handle-1)
    StopSound(handle)
  end
end

And change your hook function to
Code:
hooksecurefunc("PlaySound", function(...)
  local id = ...
  
  if id == <Fan of Knives id> then
    StopLastSound()
    PlaySound(<Shuriken Storm id>)
  end
end)
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