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a quick reminder program...

Andres Gonzalez
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Joined: Nov 27, 2001
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I'm looking for a software (free) that I can configure to pop up a window "alarm" at a particular time I set up.
For instance, being able to set up a pop up window reminder every day at 4 pm.
does anyone know of any?

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Mani Ram
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Joined: Mar 11, 2002
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Write a small Java program and call it using Windows Task Scheduler (or other equivalent program if you are using some other OS). Simple

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Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385
Search this forum for alarm clocks
I agree. Here's the link:
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