TECH CULTURE Top 10 Tech Pranks

Tricks are marvelous. They are one of those couple of things in life that a great many people can unequivocally concede to being incredible (with the exception of in case you’re Microsoft). Tricks are comparable to feline recordings, candy, and free stuff – everybody adores them. (With the exception of that one person you know, yet he’s as yet sore from your last trick. Help up, Joe!)

You’ve most likely previously tricked some fortunate individuals from your life at once or another. Possibly you sent the unassuming Whoopee pad or utilized the vacuum on somebody sound snoozing. Fun occasions, however would you say you are truly satisfying your trickster potential? You’re a well informed individual, and it’s time that your tricks indicated that. We are very brave…

Note: This element was initially distributed on 03/28/2016. We have knock it on the grounds that a decent cheerful trick can manufacture better groups and assist associates with developing nearer, decimate boundaries, and significantly improve resolve.

1. Turn the PC show screen over

This little trick causes utilizing your trackpad to feel like remaining off Twitter while you should be working or climbing Everest (or something different similarly troublesome.)

For Windows: Hit Ctrl + Alt + Down bolt (a similar blend with the up bolt will flip it back). On the off chance that for reasons unknown this doesn’t work, right snap on the work area > Display Settings (or Screen Resolution on more established forms) and change the screen direction.

For Mac: Hold Command + Option simultaneously, while as yet holding those keys go to System Preferences. Go to Display (while as yet holding the two keys) another menu called Rotation ought to show up, and you can flip the showcase and spare it or fix.

2. Drive individuals to madness by changing the mouse pointer to look continually occupied

This straightforward trick will make your casualty think their PC is hanging constantly when it’s truly not. At whatever point I see the bustling cursor I feel peevish. Can’t resist. The simple thought of this trick transpiring makes me need to punch something. Be that as it may, in the event that you guarantee to never utilize this on me here are the bearings:

For Windows: Go to the Control Panel > Mouse > Pointers and change the Normal pointer to the working one.

For Mac: This trick alternative isn’t promptly accessible however you can even now meddle with the cursor. Go to System Preferences > Accessibility > Display and drag the cursor size right to one side to make the mouse pointer huge. While you’re busy, you should play with the other showcase settings like rearranging hues and turning the complexity as far as possible up.

3. Become the ace of evil autocorrect increments

This straightforward however excessively disappointing trick can be played from numerous points of view and relying upon your casualty you could meddle with his PC or cell phone. The fundamental reason here is to include a custom passage into the AutoCorrect console highlight to supplant a typical word (or the spacebar) with something different altogether.

You can be inconspicuous and simply supplant an effectively composed word with a grammatical mistake. That is bothering, right. Or then again you can go for stun worth and include something that makes you snicker wildly –, for example, evolving “Hello there” to “I love watching Jersey Shore reruns.” Just be set up to manage whatever aftermath may happen.

For Microsoft Word: Choose File from the primary menu (or the Office button in more seasoned renditions of Word) > Options > Proofing > AutoCorrect Options. In the event that you need this to be framework wide, you can utilize AutoHotkey.

Word on Mac: Word > Preferences > Autocorrect.

For Mac: System Preferences > Keyboard > Text > Click the Plus sign at the base left.

For Google Docs: Tools > Preferences. Include away. Ensure the container close to “Programmed replacement” is checked.

For Android: Go to Settings > Language and Input > Google Keyboard (or other default console) > Text Correction > Personal Dictionary.

For iPhone: Go to Settings > General > Keyboard (ensure autocorrect is on) > Text Replacement > tap the Plus sign at the upper right and include your “rectifications.”

4. Change the console format to DVORAK

As a snappier other option, this one is a great method to play with someone without doing a lot. You should simply empower the Dvorak substitute console format that most normal clients aren’t acquainted with.

Go to the Control Panel > Region and Language > Keyboards > Change consoles, at that point click the Add catch and pick the Dvorak format (or some other irregular design you need). When you’ve done that, utilization the drop-down above to set the default. You’ll presumably need to flip over to the Language Bar tab and set that to covered up also, so the stunts can’t be made sense of too without any problem.

5. Square their mouse sensor with a Post-it

6. Give your casualty a respiratory failure with a broke screen backdrop

Straightforward tricks can have the same amount of effect as entangled ones. Rapidly changing somebody’s backdrop is overly simple to set up and can convey some stun esteem, anyway for best outcomes you might need to take a screen capture of the home screen and include the broke glass impact head of it. There are a couple applications that can do it for you also on Android and iOS.

7. Set up task scheduler employments to dispatch arbitrary applications (or a website page)

Envision that another tab to a specific page opens each couple of minutes. Irritating. Presently envision attempting to investigate it rapidly and not having any karma (while the new tab continues opening up.) Bury the undertaking in the scheduler and that is actually what will occur. Go in and make another undertaking, go through the wizard and pick the program executable, plug the site name into the contentions box, and afterward set the calendar to rehash the errand like clockwork (or consistently – relying upon how deranged you are.)

8. Supplant framework sounds

Similarly as with huge numbers of the tricks recorded here, it’s everything in the methodology. The clear methodology is useful for wisecrackers who are lacking in time: Download a variety of ‘.wav’ documents and supplant the prankee’s normal framework sounds through the Control Panel. Model; when they get another email in Outlook or other email customers.

On the off chance that nuance is your thing and you have some more opportunity to put resources into this trick, utilize a sound editorial manager, (for example, Audacity) and include bunches of quiet between the default sound (for accepting email or some other) and the sound records you’re utilizing. That includes a major hole between what causes the sound – signing onto Windows, a User Account Control window showing up, or whatever else you choose – and your picked audio cue. Frightening shouts is a typical recommendation, however why not take a stab at something new like a kid’s voice murmuring something?

9. Move work area symbols, take a screen capture, set as the backdrop

Take a screen capture of the casualty’s present work area, set it as the work area backdrop, and afterward conceal the symbols and taskbar. From the outset, everything will look typical, however nothing will react to any mouse clicks. Another methodology is to take a screen capture of their work area, set it as their backdrop, move a few symbols around, and take another screen capture. Rehash until you have a jumbled work area, with just a couple of symbols that really work and the casualty is left to look to locate what’s usable.

10. Attachment a remote mouse/console and control a PC from a far distance

Some time ago, there used to be trojan-like (however favorable) VNC programs you could rush to play with individuals yet those do not work anymore. On the other hand, introducing something like TeamViewer is an intricate alternative for a trick however one that will take most arranging than most.

Notwithstanding, in the event that you are in an office setting with work area PCs, simply plug a remote mouse and console recipient in the rear of the prankee’s PC, and control it from your work area. The getting individual will be lost when the mouse begins moving without anyone else, beginning applications, and composing bizarre messages on the screen. Join this with one of the tricks above and you’re in for a decent giggle.

Presently, what are you sitting tight for?

Make sense of your objective, control your deranged giggling, and get the chance to work. Since great tricks are the most ideal sort of work.

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