Where is number lock on this keyboard?
- Asked by Mary O from Pasadena
- Mar 3, 2010
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5 Answers from the Community
I just found out the "CLEAR" button above the number pad acts as NUM LOCK for the keyboard. I'm using this keyboard on a PC (at work).
- Answered by Christophe M from Lansdowne
- Mar 5, 2010
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I'm running Windows 7 on a Dell OptiPlex 755 minitower, and I couldn't figure this out for the longest time, but if you hit the "Clear" key, (directly below F16), it should act the same as the NUMLOCK key on a PC keyboard.
- Answered by Tyler V from Nunica
- Jul 7, 2014
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On my wired keyboard the numlock got turned off somehow, maybe in running a VM with windows. I had to do fn-clear to get it to turn back on.
- Answered by Nancy G from Knoxville
- Jul 23, 2013
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what is the warranty period for an apple keyboard with numeric keypad
- Answered by Paige C from Oakland
- Dec 8, 2013
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No. This keyboard does not have a traditional number lock button. The Apple numeric keypad is meant for entering numeric data only, and is rarely if ever used as a substitute for the arrow keys. They don't even have arrows drawn on the numeric keypad.
If you play video games, many games are set up (or can be set up) to treat the numeric keypad as arrow keys. I personally hate having my cursor accidentally jump around the screen while I am trying to enter numeric data, so I do not miss the number lock button at all.
- Answered by Jonathan S from Newport Beach
- Nov 25, 2013
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how do i unlock the keyboard
- Asked by Shane S from Calgary
- Dec 3, 2011
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- Asked about: Apple Wireless Keyboard - English
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