This post was published long before the Mists of Pandara Expansion.
The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

That sound

So, since the patch I’ve been hearing this in-game sound. I heard it a lot on the Isle of Quel’dorei even when I wasn’t in combat.

I associate the sound with “you have just thrown a shield at something”.

I don’t know what’s causing the noise and I can’t figure out how to turn it off.

I [...]