Introduction: April Fools Prank Using Arduino

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The April Fools Day, Prank Your Friends using Arduino – Upload the Arduino HID Code, connect it to Your Friends PC. Jump In!! Easy Tutorial.


In this tutorial, we will be using Arduino MKR1000, which will act as an HID or a Human Interface Device which will be connected to your friends computer without him knowing. This will also connect to a Wi-Fi network and start a web server at port 80. Using your mobile phone, which is connected to the same Wi-Fi network, you can easily access the webpage which is served by the Arduino and you can execute various commands by simply tapping the links on your mobile phone.

Step 1: Video Demo

Arduino HID Prank Video Demo

Before going further take a look at how we can perform this prank on your friends, acquaintance or your family.

Really Fun right? Let’s build one for yourself.

Step 2: Complete Codes and Tutorial

Find Complete Codes and Tutorials Here

Complete Codes and Tutorial