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You Will Need
- Microsoft Word
- Access to the victim's computer
Learn about AutoCorrect
Familiarize yourself with Word's AutoCorrect feature. The program automatically fixes frequently misspelled words. You can easily modify AutoCorrect for dastardly ends.
Get to the computer
Find a time when you when you can tamper with the victim's computer in peace.
Open Microsoft Word and click on the Tools tab, then AutoCorrect. In the Replace box, type the word you want the computer to change. In the With box, type the word or phrase you want to swap in. Click Add. When you're finished, click OK.
Relish the expression of sheer confusion as the victim tries to decide whether their computer is out to get them, or they've gone completely insane.