How to Make CMD Beep

This is kinda fun, if you're bored with nothing to do, and involves no advanced computer skills. No hacking involved.

Steps

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    Open up Command Prompt on your computer.(Go to a windows computer and in "RUN" type in command prompt.
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    Then a black screen will pop up. In that type in CTRL+g, then it will make a a "^G", how many times you press it is how many times it will BEEP.
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    Press enter and have fun!
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    Finished.
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    To make this into a batch file command:
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    type copy con beep.txt [return]
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    [ctrl-G][ctrl-Z][return]
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    The system should say 'file copied'.
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    To play the beep, type the command line:
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    type beep.txt
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    To make two beeps, type:
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    type beep.txt beep.txt
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    If you type in beep.txt, the editor should open the beep.txt file. It will have a single black dot in it. Select the dot, copy it and paste it as many times as you want. Each copied dot is a beep. Save the file and presto, multiple system beeps. Have fun.

Warnings

  • Command prompt can screw up your whole computer if you do something wrong.
  • When in command prompt, do NOT type in anything else, but what instructed, unless you know what you are doing.

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Categories: Boredom Busters