Windows Trick for Star Wars Fans!!


Here is a cool new windows trick for all the star wars fans.!!

If you are using Windows 7/vista,

  • Press Windows Key + R. to open the Run Window
  • Type in”c:\Windows\System32\OptionalFeatures.exe” (without the quotes). A new Window will open,
  • Check telnet client and Click on Ok.
screenshot

Optional Features Window

  • Again press the Windows key + R to open the Run Window once again.
  • This time, type in “telnet towel.blinkenlights.nl” (without the quotes)

This will actually open the Telnet Client in a cmd window (command prompt) and the given command: “towel.blinkenlights.nl” will be run on telnet.

It will start paying the Star Wars movie in ASCII..!!
here is a screenshot:

Star Wars in ASCII

PS: If you are using Windows XP then you can directly press the Win key + R and type “telnet towel.blinkenlights.nl” (without the quotes) to open up telnet.

Have fun!😀

About srivassumit

IT Professional, nerd, music lover, Gamer.

Posted on July 7, 2012, in Tips n Trics, Try this at home and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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