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Old 05-11-2009, 02:24 PM   #1
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Does anyone know what the purpose of C:\Windows\Clock.avi is for?

It's on every xp system, but I have no idea when or how it is used. Any hints?
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Old 05-11-2009, 02:37 PM   #2
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You know how there is tutorials or demos on how to use windows? Clock.avi is part of that.
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lol wow, what a nice hidden xp secret
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It's just a little clock that the Windows designers left in as an "Easter egg".

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Old 05-12-2009, 07:51 AM   #5
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wow. what hwere they thinking?
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interesting...
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Old 05-12-2009, 12:05 PM   #7
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atomic actually it was used to use the windows demos.
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