Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

num lock


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Murrar

Murrar

  • Members
  • 193 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:10:54 PM

Posted 02 May 2011 - 03:59 AM

I have Windows 7 on my computer. On my keyboard there is a key labeled "num lock". What is the purpse of that key? Why would anyone press that key? Thank you very much. Murrar

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 dc3

dc3

    Bleeping Treehugger


  • Members
  • 30,460 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Sierra Foothills of Northern Ca.
  • Local time:07:54 PM

Posted 02 May 2011 - 04:14 AM

Turning the Num Lock on will allow the user to use the numbers on the keypad, turning the Num Lock off will enable the keys other functions such as using the keypad as an arrow pad.

Family and loved ones will always be a priority in my daily life.  You never know when one will leave you.

 

 

 

 





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users