Introduction: Watch Star Wars Through CMD Prompt on Win 7

Are you bored? Are you that lazy that you are unable just put in a copy of Star Wars IV into your DVD drive? Thanks to state-of-the-art technology, you can just watch Star Wars IV easily with these steps.

Step 1:

Click the Start menu button, then click "Control Panel"

Step 2:

Click "Programs and Features" (or Click "Programs" if you are on category mode.)

Step 3:

Click "Turn Windows features on or off"

Step 4:

Scroll down until you find "Telnet Client" and "Telnet Server" and make sure they are both ticked. Click "OK" when you are done.

Step 5:

Click the Start menu, and type in "telnet" in the search bar and select "telnet.exe"

Step 6:

Type in "o" without the quotation marks and Enter on your keyboard.

Step 7:

Finally, type in "towel.blinkenlights.nl" and hit Enter on your keyboard.

Step 8: Done!

Now grab some popcorn and soda and enjoy the movie!

Once you are finished with the movie, you can go ahead and disable the Telnet services in the "Turn Windows features on or off" window.

Comments

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Nickita (author)2015-01-11

I tried it but it siad it couldnt connect to the host :(

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ikbenlike (author)2014-06-11

cool i like it

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romanyacik (author)2014-06-06

Does this work in Linux?

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Roverius (author)2014-05-30

Does not work when your ISP-provider blocks port 23

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krummrey made it! (author)2014-05-28

Works just as fine on OS X. Open the terminal type "telnet", "o" and "towel.blinkenlights.nl"

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