Egg Name: Volcano Names

Works On: Windows ME

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1. Select the display properties box.

2. Select the Screen Saver tab.

3. Select properties.

4. Change the in the Text box to volcano.

5. The names of volcanos where Microsoft is located will be displayed across the screen!

Special Notes:

None

 

 

Egg Name: Teacup Saver Egg

Works On: Windows ME

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1. Right click on desktop & select properties.

2. Select the screen saver tab.

3. Choose 3D pipes screen saver.

4. Click settings.

5. Choose multiple pipes - traditional with mixed joints.

6. Select the options resolution to max & solid texture.

7. Click ok and watch the saver for the teacups!

Special Notes:

None

 

 

Egg Name: Creature in the Maze

Works On: Windows 98

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1. Select the 3D Maze screensaver by right clicking the desktop and selecting properties.

2. Choose the Wall pattern 1 down from the red bricks.

3. Choose the Floor pattern 2 down from the red bricks.

4. Choose the Ceiling pattern 4 down from the red bricks.

5. A creature (a rat?) is seen scurrying around the maze intermittently.

Special Notes:

None

 

 

Egg Name: Teapot in joint

Works On: Windows 98

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1. Right click the desktop and click properties.

2. Click the screen saver tab and select 3D pipes.

3. Click properties and set pipes to multiple, resolution to Max, pipe style to traditional, joint type to mixed, and surface style to solid.

4. Launch the screensaver and look for a teapot as a joint!

Special Notes:

Needs Windows 98

 

 

Egg Name: Volcanic Mountains in Screen Saver

Works On: Windows 98

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1: Right click on desktop, chose Screen Saver tab then choose 3D Text.

2: Type in the word "volcano" in the 3d text box settings.

3: Click OK then preview to see the names of volcanic mountains.

Special Notes:

Versions 98 + SE

 

Egg Name: Welcome to Windows!

Works On: Windows 98

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1: Goto Start/Settings/Control Panel.

2: Double click the Regional Settings icon.

3: Hold down the Ctrl key and keep down.

4: Using your mouse, Click and drag from Cairo Egypt (1) to Memphis Tennessee (2).

5: Let go of mouse key.

6: Using your mouse again, Click and drag from Memphis (2) to Redmond Washington (3).

7: Enjoy the picture show and music!

Special Notes:

This egg is quite tricky to initiate.

Works in versions 98 - 98 SE

 

 

Egg Name: Microsoft Developer Credits

Works On: Windows 98

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1: Go to C:\Windows\Application Data\Microsoft\Welcome

2: in Windows Explorer (change Windows to your Windows folder)

3: Once there, right-click on weldata.exe (the program with the Windows logo as its icon) and choose Create Shortcut.

4: Now, right-click on the shortcut, and select Properties.

5: Click on the Shortcut tab.

6:In the Target box, after the program path, type a space and then "You_are_a_real_rascal" exactly how it appears, but without the quotes.

7: Then click on Apply, then OK. Then run the shortcut, and enjoy!

Special Notes:

(same as existing egg, but much easier to initiate)

 

 

Egg Name: Musical Credits

Works On: Windows 95

Manufacturer: Microsoft

 

How it Works:

1: Right click on desktop.

2: Select New, Folder.

3: Name the folder "and now, the moment you've all been waiting for".

4: Again, Right click on desktop.

5: Rename the folder "we proudly present for your viewing pleasure".

6: Again, Right click on desktop.

7: Rename the folder "The Microsoft Windows 95 Product Team!"

8: Finally open the folder.

Special Notes:

Win 95 95 SE