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How to Play the Google Language Computer Prank on a Co-Worker

Change your colleague's Google settings with this easy prank, and watch their head spin!


  • Step 1: Click "Preferences"] On your coworker's computer, go to "": and click on "Preferences," located to the right of the search box.
  • Step 2: Select search language In the "Search Language" section to view language options, including French, Japanese, and Arabic. Select Estonian.
  • TIP: For extra fun, set the "Interface Language" to Klingon.
  • Step 3: Click "Save Preferences" Click "Save Preferences." Google search results will now be displayed in the Estonian language.
  • Step 4: Have fun at your coworker's expense Return to your desk, and laugh maniacally as your coworker struggles to understand their search results. Joke's on them!
  • FACT: In 1984, Caltech students hacked into the the Rose Bowl's scoreboard, posting a fake "Caltech 31, MIT 9" football score.

You Will Need

  • Your coworkeru2019s unattended and unlocked computer
  • An internet connection

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