Windows XP mp3 Alarm


Here is a cool technique to create your own alarm with Windows XP with out going for a separate third party alarm clock software, all you need is

1. a good mp3 player, (preferably winamp)

2. an mp3 file ( to play as alarm tone)

first goto Accessories >> System Tools >> Scheduled Task


click on Add Scheduled Task


Now Select an mp3 file from Browse button

Press Next >>

Select Name of this task say MyMp3Alarm




now select date and time ( alarm time)



Press next and Enter use name and password


Finish the wizard

your mp3 alarm ready , and it will play at the time you set

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