April Fool’s day is hardly a day away and if you are looking for some innovative, geeky and cool pranks to fool your friends, family or beloved, no need to look any further. Here I present you some great resources for April Fool Pranks.


  1. Free April Fools Day Prank Software!! – RJL’s April Fools day Prank software is perfect for the most mischievous pranks and computer gags. This software is great for playing jokes on those unsuspecting users.
  2. April Fool’s day software for Mac – This is similar to RJL’s Fools day prank software but for Mac users.
  3. Top PC Pranks for April Fool’s Day – Way back in 2001, PC World had collected Top PC Pranks for April 1, which still looks cool to wreak some havoc on a friend or a co-worker!
  4. Funniest PC Pranks you can play on your friends – Trust me, these are some really simple yet cool and geeky pranks to try out on your friends this Wednesday (April 1).
  5. PC Pranks and Terrible Tricks – this article was written almost 6 years back and some of them may look lame, but for non-geeks and non-techies, these are still funny and effective April Fool day pranks!
  6. Top 10 April Fools’ work pranks – Don’t let go an opportunity to play a prank on your boss or a colleague. Check out this list compiled by CNN and give them a shot!
  7. 5 Perfect Office Pranks – More office pranks, more fun. Awesome article which you can read on for inspiration or for a good laugh.
  8. Top 10 Harmless Geek Pranks – Gina Tripani shares her Top 10 harmless geeky pranks for April Fools day 2009. These are something which you can test on your BOSS without worrying about the consequences!
  9. Top ten April Fool’s pranks – Gizmowatch had compiled a list of april fool pranks a couple of years back. Watch out for Naked woman prank which I love!
  10. Top 10 Best Computer Pranks for April Foolโ€™s Day – Super cool and super geeky resource of April Fool pranks.
  11. Ultimate Virus Prank Software – Steve from MyTechQuest shares a software which acts like a deadly virus infecting and causing huge damages to your friends computers.
  12. System Shutdown prank – Some time back I had shared a simple but effective prank which deals with automatic system shutdown. Try this if you are short of time!
  13. Top 100 April Fools Pranks and Gadgets< – A cool list of 100+ gadgets and tools specially for geeks. You might not get hold of these gadgets on time for April 1st, but still a fun read.

Over to You!

Now, go ahead and execute one of these ideas. Do share your experiences or some more exciting resources if you have any.

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Raju is the founder-editor of Technology Personalized. A proud geek and an Internet freak, who is also a social networking enthusiast. You can follow him on Facebook and on Twitter. Mail Raju PP. Follow rajupp


  • http://www.techpavan.com Pavan Kumar

    Wow, finally a great list composed sir…. Thanks for the super cool listing :)

    I liked the 8th and 10th ๐Ÿ˜› ones, cool :)

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    • http://techpp.com Raju

      Welcome, but what you mean by ‘Finally’? My previous list posts were not good? :(

  • http://www.techpavan.com Pavan Kumar

    Finally means I did not see such a good listing anywhere else all over the blogsphere :)

    You rock as always :)

    Pavan Kumars last blog post..Download Overnight Without Laptop Hang

    • http://techpp.com Raju

      LOL!! Thanks ๐Ÿ˜€ I love the praises, keep them coming ๐Ÿ˜‰

  • http://pixobyte.com Nicholas Francis

    Cool list, How long did it take for you compile these rare links, Its awesome :-)

    • http://techpp.com Raju

      less than a couple of hours. I am glad you liked the post :)

  • http://pixobyte.com Nicholas Francis

    @Raju Cool dude..

  • Steve Yu

    Wow, what’s a great list. This year’s April Fool is sure going to be different with all this great pranks tricks. :-)

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  • http://84productions.blogspot.com Gagan

    hey point no 4 is awesome. gonna try it !!

    thanks. !!

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  • Harshad

    Nice list Raju. I’ll use these resources to fool my friends. ๐Ÿ˜€

    Harshads last blog post..Play EA Games on iPhone

  • http://computersservicing.blogspot.com/ venkat

    Nice compilation of April Fools day pranks ,Raju you deserve applauds

    venkats last blog post..Earth Hour 2009: Switch off your Lights today for one hour

    • http://techpp.com Raju

      Thanks a lot buddy :)

  • Vince

    This is a great post, #3 has some great ideas. April foolโ€™s day is one of my favorite, I always try to come up with something new each year. Here are some of my favorite hoaxes that I draw inspiration from, you can vote on your favorite: http://www.toptentopten.com/topten/april+fools_+hoaxes+ever

  • http://www.thealmostmillionaire.com The Almost Millionaire

    Great post, I just wish I had some time left in the day to have some fun!

    The Almost Millionaires last blog post..Should I buy a franchise?

  • http://www.hacksomnia.com macobex

    I’m late .. but still nice list bro. I will check them all.

    macobexs last blog post..Hide Any Window with โ€œWindow Hide Toolโ€.

  • http://www.hellboundbloggers.com S.Pradeep Kumar

    I liked 1st and 5th one ! Cheers ! ๐Ÿ˜‰

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  • http://www.hellboundbloggers.com S.Pradeep Kumar

    And also 10th one ! :)

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  • http://www.lunchwithouted.wordpress.com Gina Ryan

    I found you @problogger 31 DBBB. I cannot add much as I am still very very new to blogging but wanted to thank you for posting your blog as it is giving me ideas as to how to do the linking. Be well! I look forward to more from you as we progress to day 31!
    Aloha~ Gina
    Now off to go write mt linked post :)

    Gina Ryans last blog post..#1. Eating when you feel hunger โ€ฆ

    • http://techpp.com Raju

      Thanks a lot for stopping by :)

  • Ajinkya

    Nice collection of pranks to have fun whole day on april fool , i love all ! should really add it in wikipaedia ๐Ÿ˜€

  • Michael

    Nice list, need to bookmark this for next year :)