How to Unlock the Key Board

Computer parts can sometimes become locked, either accidentally or by a change in computer settings. This includes the keyboard, an essential computer component that allows you to complete daily computer tasks. To unlock the keyboard, use the mouse to change a few settings.

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Unlock your keyboard with a quick change of computer settings.

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Press the "Start" button with your mouse. Click "Computer Settings", then "Control Panel."

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Choose "Accessibility Options". Click the "Keyboard" tab.

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Uncheck all three boxes labeled "StickyKeys", "FilterKeys" and "ToggleKeys".

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Click "Apply", then click "OK". Press the X at the top of the grey box to exit out of the settings panel. Your keyboard should now be unlocked.