Dec 082017
 
Combination of "burglar alarm" and screen saver. Flashes intruder warning on the screen while producing phone-dialing and klaxon sounds through the speaker. Requires 286 or better & VGA.

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*************** ALERT 1.0 **************
A combination "burglar alarm" and screen
saver, this highly unusual program con-
tinuously flashes "INTRUDER ALERT" and
"CALLING POLICE" messages, while also
producing sounds simulating a telephone
being dialed. The message locations,
and text and background colors change to
avoid screen burnout. Requires 286 or
better and VGA. Use the program freely,
and pay the $5 - $7.50 registration only
if it actually prevents a burglary......
C source included.


File ALERT10.ZIP from The Programmer’s Corner in
Category System Diagnostics
Combination of “burglar alarm” and screen saver. Flashes intruder warning on the screen while producing phone-dialing and klaxon sounds through the speaker. Requires 286 or better & VGA.
File Name File Size Zip Size Zip Type
ALERT.C 3454 1225 deflated
ALERT.DOC 2437 1205 deflated
ALERT.DSK 457 151 deflated
ALERT.EXE 69832 42433 deflated
ALERT.H 1184 537 deflated
ALERT.PRJ 3890 870 deflated
COMPILE.BAT 53 51 deflated
DISCLAIM.ER 1166 598 deflated
FILE_ID.DIZ 525 339 deflated
README.1ST 841 362 deflated
SOUNDFX.C 1388 461 deflated
SOUNDFX.OBJ 645 504 deflated
{SDA.ID} 965 580 deflated

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Contents of the README.1ST file


*************** ALERT 1.0 **************
A combination "burglar alarm" and screen
saver, this highly unusual program con-
tinuously flashes "INTRUDER ALERT" and
"CALLING POLICE" messages, while also
producing sounds simulating a telephone
being dialed. The message locations,
and text and background colors change to
avoid screen burnout. Requires 286 or
better and VGA. Use the program freely,
and pay the $5 - $7.50 registration only
if it actually prevents a burglary......
C source included.
LIST OF FILES IN THIS ARCHIVE



README.1ST This file.
ALERT.DOC The documentation file. Instructions for use.
DISCLAIM.ER Disclaimer. So I will not be sued.
ALERT.EXE The executable. The program itself.

{SDA.ID} Descriptor file. For use by SDN Network.
FILE_ID.DIZ Descriptor file. For use by BBS network
distribution.

ALERT.C Source code in C. For programmers only.
ALERT.H You may safely ignore (or delete) these files
SOUNDFX.C if you are not interested in programming.
SOUNDFX.OBJ
ALERT.PRJ
COMPILE.BAT



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