Alarm Clock Pro 7.9.8 review

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Alarm Clock Pro offers itself as a modern replacement for your old alarm clock.

License: Shareware
OS: Mac OS X
File size: 11783K
Developer: Koingo Software
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Price: $19.00
Updated: 08 Jan 2007
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Alarm Clock Pro offers itself as a modern replacement for your old alarm clock. No longer will you have to worry about winding your alarm clock up or making sure it has good batteries in it.

Not to mention that you'll never wake up with a headache from that wretched ringing.

There are many other computer alarm clocks out there, but none that offer the number of useful features and flexibility of Alarm Clock Pro.

Easily glide through the alarm creation process by specifying what type of alarm you wish to set and what happens when it goes off. Select audio files, movies, Internet radio stations, iTunes play lists and even CD audio tracks*.

Here are some key features of "Alarm Clock Pro":

Alarm Events

Send a text message to a cell phone
Play an audio or video file
Loop, fade, and auto-stop media files
Increase media file playback speed
Alter media file playback volume
Loop media files via number or hour count
Open documents and applications
Play a web broadcast
Play an iTunes playlist
Play a random iTunes song
Stop, Pause and Resume iTunes
Open a website
Send an e-mail with optional attachments
Compose an e-mail
Connect and disconnect the modem
Send a serial command to the modem
Start or stop the screensaver
Take a screenshot
Perform any shell command
DIsplay and/or speak text
Bounce the icon in the dock (or flash it in the Taskbar on Windows)
Display and/or speak a random line of text
Automatically wake the computer from sleep (by schedule)
Put the computer to sleep
Startup the computer
Shutdown the computer
Maximize system volume
Maximize iTunes volume
Unmute system volume
Combos are allowed! Specify as many of these events per each alarm as desired.

Alarm Types

Specific dates (ie. May 11, 2006 at 7:30 AM)
Dynamic dates (ie. [Every Month] [All Days], [All Years] at 5:00 PM)
Relative dates (ie. 1st and 3rd Monday and Friday of [Every Month] at 2:00 PM)
Specified number of minutes past the hour (chimes)
Timer alarms — alarms that execute after a specified amount of time

Alarm Tools

Smart snooze — ring on an incrementally decreasing, or increasing, schedule
Extend alarm execution date by a specified amount of time
Create alarm templates (presets) for new alarms
Auto launch Alarm Clock Pro when needed and/or on login
View this month's current calendar — days with active alarms are underlined
Alarm Menu — easy to access menubar (or taskbar) icon with alarm details


Chime alerts can act like a Mindfulness Bell
Calculate the difference between two time periods or time zones
Stopwatch with lap counter
View the current computer uptime
Task list with priorities and random viewer that can speak items
Create custom on-screen clocks with transparencies!
Auto-open custom clocks or windows on launch
Ring alarms at an offset from the system clock

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