Introduction: Fake Error Message

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Hello, everyone. This Instructable tells how to make a fake error message with Notepad. Don't worry -- it's just fake; it won't damage your computer.

Step 1:

Step 2: Copy and Paste Code

First you must copy a code and paste it to Notepad. This is the code:

x=msgbox("Your Message Here", Button+Icon, "Your Title Here")

Step 3: Customize

Customize the buttons of your error. Replace "Button" with one of the following numbers:

0 - OK 1 - OK and Cancel 2 - Abort, Retry and Ignore 3 - Yes, No and Cancel 4 - Yes and No 5 - Retry and Cancel

Step 4: Customize

Customize the symbol of your error. Replace "Icon" with one of the following numbers:

0 - No Icon 16 - Critical Icon (a.k.a. "X" icon) 32 - Question Icon (a.k.a. "?" icon) 48 - Warning Icon (a.k.a. "!" icon) 64 - Info Icon (a.k.a. "i" icon)

Step 5: Title

Customize the title of your error. Replace "Your Title Here" with whatever you want the title to be.

Step 6: Message

Customize the message of your error. Replace "Your Message Here" with whatever you want to say in your error.

Step 7: Save

Click "Save As" and type in your title, followed by .vbs.

Step 8: Done

You can find your error in your Documents folder. Open the file to view it!