mouser - 2009-03-26 I never liked any of them. They're too long and become anoying quite rapidly.
Disclaimer: Been a Mac user for 20 years. But that doesn't keep windows boxes at the office annoying 4 times a day.
Menudo con queso - 2009-03-26 The sound of the beginning of yet another day in a ceaseless chain of days in office slavery.
chumbucket - 2009-03-26 of course this is editing out the 3 minutes of silence while booting up to this point
benchmark - 2009-03-26 My family's first computer had Windows 3.1 on it. Except for Paintbrush, it was pretty useless for the most part, but all the cool shit at the time was on DOS anyway, so it didn't matter.
But yeah, that "Ta da!" sound really brings me back.
Spastic Avenger - 2009-03-26 My 25 mhz Olivetti PCS 33 would often hand doing the 3.1 startup noise, leaving the computer going DUN DUN DUN DUN DUN DUN DUN DUN DUNDUNDUNDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDDDDDDDDDDDUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUU until I turned it off.