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Flip The Bird Computer Error Alert Symbol

Lighten up the whole "your computer / program / file crashed" experience.
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Currently computer errors are signified by an image of that red dot with an x in the middle, the word "Error", or the frowny face with X X eyes among others.

I'd prefer if it just flashed the bird. Don't know why, just think it'd be kind of funny.

ADDENDUM: When you get any update it allows you to personalize messages. Rude like this, funny, sympathetic, goofy.

doctorremulac3, Mar 11 2023

Current computer error notification symbols https://www.google....mgrc=F1is3_ww8jK0hM
[doctorremulac3, Mar 11 2023]

This alternative might add a bit of humor to your crashed computer experience. https://www.shutter...thin-line-517973713
Lighten thing up eh? [doctorremulac3, Mar 11 2023]

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RayfordSteele, Mar 11 2023


       I like that. Can we give our computers a pseudo personality by picking its messages?   

       Hey, those would be my choices, but some people might choose somethign a little more polite.
doctorremulac3, Mar 11 2023

       I knew a guy who changed the error WAV sound on his wife's computer to play a recording of 'The Brain' from Pinky and the Brain saying "Focus, Pinky... focus". She hated it.
AusCan531, Mar 13 2023


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