Alarm Clock


  1. Posts : 380
    Windows 7 x64 RC1, Vista Ultimate, XP Pro
       #1

    Alarm Clock


    I want an alarm say every 15, 20, 30 or whatever minutes to go "ding" or make some kind of sound though my speakers because I'm not well and would like to work say for 20 minutes and then rest for 20 minutes for a couple of hours until I get things done. Does Windows 7 have something like this or do I need to go to a third party?
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  2. Posts : 5
    Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows XP Pro, Ubuntu 9.1
       #2

    Check out this page...

    Online Alarm Clock

    you can program your own alarm settings. hope this helps. :)
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  3. Posts : 75
    Windows 7 Better then yours
       #3

    Haha thats a really good site :)
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  4. Posts : 11
    Windows 7 Ultimate
       #4

    I have found this little Eggtimer program quite useful at times.

    Available here..................
    Egg Timer by Mike Robinson

    The program works fine even if you do not pay for it. There is no time limit. It will run forever. It is fully functional. No features have been removed. It contains no spyware, no advertising.
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  5. Posts : 17,545
    Windows 10 Pro x64 EN-GB
       #5

    I'm using Workrave. It's free, flexible and easy to setup.
    Workrave said:
    Workrave is a program that assists in the recovery and prevention of Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI). The program frequently alerts you to take micro-pauses, rest breaks and restricts you to your daily limit. Please refer to the feature comparison for a complete list of features, and how the program performs with respect to other programs on the market. The program runs on GNU/Linux and Microsoft Windows.
    Kari
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  6. Posts : 5,056
    Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
       #6

    If you dont want to use a 3rd party app, you can create a task in the win7 Task Scheduler and play the alarm through Windows Media Player. Heres how.

    Windows Media Player Alarm Clock using Task Scheduler
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  7. Posts : 1
    Windows 7 Home Premium 32Bit
       #7

    try it!


    Try do as Seekermeister says! Its a really good one =) Thx so much sekkermeister that link helped me!
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  8. Posts : 6,618
    W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
       #8

    Fearlznoxz said:
    Try do as Seekermeister says! Its a really good one =) Thx so much sekkermeister that link helped me!
    I had forgotten about that post, otherwise I would have deleted it, because I learned that WorldTime is malware. Since then, I have been using an alarm gadget, but If anyone knows of a program that is more flexible like WorldTime, I would like to hear about it.
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