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The Best April Fools' Pranks For Geeks

Apr 1 2014 - 7:38am

Show off your sleuthing style on April Fools' Day with these geeky and techie ideas that'll confuse the heck out of your co-workers, friends, significant others, parents — you name it. Check 'em out, and get ready to have the best day ever.

There's tons of pranks on the web [1] that you can send to your friends, too!

Source: Reddit user buskey via Imgur [2]

Cover the mouse laser with a Post-It.

Source: Reddit user TheLiam31217 [3]

Block her desk with a Super Mario setup.

Source: Reddit user mfoste34 via Imgur [4]

Use a Chrome extension [5] that turns webpages upside down.

Source: Chrome [6]

. . . Or the Cornify Chrome extension [7] that's all about the unicorn rainbows.

Source: Chrome [8]

Nicolas Cage-ify the photocopy machine.

Source: Reddit user another_new_username via Imgur [9]

Hide creepy Lego figurines all throughout someone's place.

Source: Instagram user ktown8932 [10]

Hack the printer to say something funny.

Source: Reddit user tolomont via Imgur [11]

Grow a garden in your co-worker's keyboard.

Source: Instagram user gistiger [12]

Alphabetize a keyboard.

Source: Reddit user Prooffreader via Imgur [13]

. . . Or rearrange the letters to leave messages like "You can't ge7 m3."

Source: Instagram user smokinaces11 [14]

Change the WiFi name to something creepy.

Source: Instagram user commanderherzog [15]

Install the blue screen of death screensaver [16].

Source: Instagram user everydayisagreenday [17]

Glue googly eyes on the mouse.

Source: Instagram user jmacagnone [18]

Make Legos look like candy.

Source: Reddit user buskey via Imgur [19]

Cover a keyboard with weird ransom-note decals.

Source: Reddit user LegendOfBlainer via Imgur [20]

Change the look of your friend's app icons so that she gets superconfused. Here's how [21].

Source: Instagram user stephinthecity222 [22]


Source URL
http://www.geeksugar.com/tech/Geeky-April-Fools-Pranks-34483929