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Beeps in Messenger

I have been hearing a beep at about 5am (four times now) when early morning messages from one particular person messages me from the UK.
By the timing of the post it is clear the time of my waking and the message beep are synchronous.
My computer (Desktop) is SWITCHED OFF - furthermore I use a switching device to connect TV or DVD or computer. This mornings BEEP came when TV was selected. When I connect ear-phones the sound from my monitor should be directed only to the earphones but I have 'heard' this sound even under these conditions.
What's going on - or is it that I have long-distance telepathy (10,000 miles between us)

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Clarification Request
There are now a dozen apps called Messenger.

In reply to: Beeps in Messenger

Please clarify both what the app is and on what platform as well as put a question in your post. Make sure your question is acceptable on Jeopardy and ends with a question mark.

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Beeps in Messenger

In reply to: There are now a dozen apps called Messenger.

I am using Messenger as part of the Facebook application.
The operating system is Windows 8.1 Pro
Why is this Happening ?

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I take it that connections are not at issue.

In reply to: Beeps in Messenger

That is, earphones, TV etc.

To me this sounds like a spammer that is blasting out messages as a specific time.

There are some apps that let you set a quiet time so when that ends, beep beep beep.

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Connections

In reply to: I take it that connections are not at issue.

Thank you but No - the times of the beep aren't always the same time 3:30am, 5:25am - early but different.
The ISSUE is that ALL my EQUIPMENT IS SWITCHED OFF and because my headphones are attached the SCREEN is effectively muted.
I use a TV as a monitor and have three computers connected to it via a switcher (Audio and Video). I can also switch inputs from AV to TV to computer. This morning the input device selected was TV - even the selected computer (which was SWITCHED OFF) has no Internet service
The sound is EXACTLY the same as the sound I would get if I was fully connected to my computer - Facebook and Messenger - a SINGLE beep.
AS I said - I'm even wondering if I am hearing this sound in my HEAD - because I switch on my equipment and see the date stamp on the most recent post is EXACTLY the time I had heard it with ALL EQUIPMENT SWITCHED OFF

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It's unclear to me what the situation is.

In reply to: Connections

But I've had beeps from my old phone that I had forgot about in my office and it took a while to find it and pull its battery to make sure it did not wake and beep.

As it stands I don't think anyone can tell where the beep is coming from.

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