Peter's Ultimate Alarm Clock (Puac) is an alarm clock program which sits
in the system tray and lets you sound as many alarms as you like. Screenshots
can be found below. Here is an overview of some of the features:
- You can let alarms sound once, periodically, in a specific
period, on specified weekdays and more. (Everything is
- Alarms can be set to snooze when they sound.
- Alarms can sound if they were missed while the program was
- An alarm can show a message.
- Alarms can speak a message. (Speaking requires the SAPI, which
installed by default in Windows XP.)
- An alarm can open a file, a program or a web site.
- Alarms can play sounds in various formats such as wav,
mid or mp3.
- Alarms can tell what the time is or how long it will be until
an event (such as your birthday).
- Alarms can start the screensaver, shut down your computer,
reboot your computer and more.
- Alarms can be turned on and off separately or you can block
- Alarms are contained in alarm groups which can be saved
to disk and loaded into the program on a different computer.
- There is an overview of coming and past alarms.
- The program is multilingual. Currently, it's available in English
- There are a lot of settings.
- Last but not least: the program can save notes.
The program runs under Windows 95, 98, NT, ME, 2000, XP.
The main window and a window with the properties of an alarm.
This is where the alarms are managed.
Alarm properties (1)
This is where you set the properties of an alarm: when it should sound
and what it should do.
Alarm properties (2)
This shows the options you have for a periodical alarm.
This is what the message window looks like.