f you are looking for an effective alarm clock and countdown timer, this is for you! SNV Timer is a fully customizable program that combines a countdown timer, alarm, clock, reminder, monthly calendar and notepad, and includes a lot of scheduled tasks - it can show a custom message, play an audio file (including your own voice), show a picture or a video file, shut down or restart your computer, dial up a phone number, open an application, document, folder, Web page. This program has a very pleasant feature - you can set a trigger time by simple turning the minute/hour hand on the clock face.
# Shows a custom message.U
nsatisfied of simple message boxes? No problem. Make your own custom message boxes with SNV Timer! You can set their background picture, color, font, border, size, shape, fading in/out, symbol-by-symbol printing and other properties. An additional feature of the SNV Timer messages is that their text can be picked up from external text files - it may be collections of proverbs, jokes, quotations etc.
# Plays an audio file. It's much pleasant when you be reminded by listening to your favorite songs. Want the randomly picked songs to be played at any regular intervals? No problem, SNV Timer allows you to do this. You can select MP3, WAV, MID, WMA files, including some preset sounds such as Laugh, Rooster, Dog, Doorbell, Ring and others. In addition, you can record your own voice messages with the included voice recorder.
# Shows a picture / video file in full-screen mode. You can select JPG, BMP, GIF, WMF, AVI, MPEG files. Want the randomly picked pictures or video files to be shown at any regular intervals? No problem, SNV Timer allows you to do this.
# Opens an application / file / folder / Web page (URL). Want your text editor to be launched at scheduled time? Want any multimedia files (including MP3, WAV, MID, WMA, AVI, MPEG) to be played in your default media player at any regular intervals? Want a Web page with a specific address to be opened at scheduled time? No problem, SNV Timer allows you to do this.
# Controls external electronic devices attached to your PC through the COM port. Want to automatically turn on/off your air conditioner at scheduled time? Want to control your astrograph or telescope? No problem, SNV Timer allows you to do this.
# Controls a modem. Want a phone number to be automatically dialed up at scheduled time? No problem, SNV Timer allows you to do this.
# Controls PC power. Want to automatically shut down or reboot your PC at scheduled time? Want to automatically launch the screen saver at any regular intervals? No problem, SNV Timer allows you to do this too.