Introduction: A Game Hidden in Your Computer!

In this instructable I"ll show you how to find a game in your computer!NOTE:Sorry about the bad quality pictures-I used my webcam.NOTE: This thing only works on Windows XP.

Step 1: Open

First open up My Computer.Then click on the C:/ drive.(If you don't have My Computer as your shortcut, click Start,the My Computer.)

Step 2: Program Files

Open up Program Files.Scroll down to the bottom and find Windows NT.Click on it.

Step 3: Pinball

On windows nt,click on pinball.

Step 4: Final Step

On their, ther are lots of files.Click on the one that says Pinball with a black ball beside it.

Step 5: Play!

Play as long as you can!

Comments

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rockadio101 (author)2010-09-05

ok this is a goood game so fun but its not hidden

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Void Schism (author)2010-09-02

Damn our killjoy IT service, they got there first and emptied the folder :(

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sockless (author)2010-04-18

No offense, but have you ever wondered what the "print screen" button does? If you ever thought that it took screenshots you were right.

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krazyyo42 (author)2009-12-25

Wow... no offense but this isn't really that hidden....

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animan1 (author)2009-07-05

type "hidden test" exactly like i put it then press enter click and hold the ball follows your mouse!!!!

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RedFlash (author)animan12009-07-07

cool!

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mason0190 (author)RedFlash2009-10-02

Then press h for a new hi score of 1 billion points:)

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RedFlash (author)mason01902009-10-03

Even Better!

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mason0190 (author)RedFlash2009-11-11

and even press y to turn the title into a frame rati in fps

and m for your hard drive's memory in megabytes!

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GnomeMaster (author)2009-06-10

thats not a very hidden game all you actuly need to do is Start>all programs>games>pinball that you play it

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mason0190 (author)GnomeMaster2009-10-02

Ah, the modified default user pic

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GnomeMaster (author)mason01902009-10-02

yup 'cept mine is better then yours

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mason0190 (author)GnomeMaster2009-11-06

it is but i couldnt change the colours in pint they all turned into just grey.

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ibayibay1 (author)2009-05-16

ty captain obviuos

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coolrobot (author)ibayibay12009-09-27

EXACLY

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jaxxster1 (author)2009-08-07

does it matter if it is a "hacked" version of xp?

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yonderyoung (author)2009-08-04

haha it's really hidden. NOT. its in the games folder. haha

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An Villain (author)2009-07-04

this game reminds me of stuff SUCH a long time ago.

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Arbitror (author)2009-06-08

Wait, are those scratches on your screen!?

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Arbitror (author)Arbitror2009-06-08

Step 2\Step3

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itsEMILagain (author)2009-05-24

that game isn't hidden, there are many games under start > all programs > games. anyways, nice description but you could have done it alot easier

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Gamer917 (author)2009-02-27

InkBall is fun. its in the games folder

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bobhill125 (author)Gamer9172009-04-09

ink ball is only for vista

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meh301 (author)bobhill1252009-04-20

It's also for windows xp tablet edition

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Hands Without Shadows (author)2008-12-19

I found some more........ Start bar -> All Programs -> Games

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Hahahaha! Win.

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Derin (author)bumpus2009-01-31

Seconded.

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Brilliant!

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oh my goodness, man. you are a genius. how did you come up with that hack?

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TOCO (author)2009-01-03

The game isnt hidden. Go to START. Then to all programs.Then to games. There you have 11 games.

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The Jamalam (author)2008-12-21

Only on XP

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yeah,thanks

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fjrFoxes (author)2008-12-25

THANK YOU. Appreciate the time to show us...My grandson is coming and I wanted something for him to do.

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yerjoking (author)2008-12-21

You should of just shown them paint...

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havanacus (author)2008-12-19

Why didn't you just use the print screen function on your computer?...

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8bit (author)havanacus2008-12-19

Yeah, my girlfriend taught me that. You can press the printscreen key and then ctrl+V paste the image into paint.

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alexsolex (author)8bit2008-12-20

or you can just press |AltGr| + |print screen| keys to just get the active window

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craig3 (author)2008-12-19

you can also go START, all programs, games. Much easier way to go through start menu

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Sebastiangperez (author)2008-12-19

This game came whit windows 95 Plus! .... remember ??? jejejejej I'm so old !!!!!!

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CrimsonChain (author)2008-12-19

I was hoping my computer would have the game on it because it is a fun time waster. Thanks for the Instructable anyways. Also to improve your images take screen shots instead of using your web cam.

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thenameisbam (author)2008-12-19

this game isnt hidden. it may just be restricted by an administrator.

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Wildog426 (author)2008-12-19

i miss that pinball game. i wish Vista came with that

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