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Old 07-02-2004, 06:36 PM   #1
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This is kind of a lame question but I will ask it anyways. I need a new keyboard but I don't know what to get. I am going to be doing gaming mostly, but I don't really like keyboards with all kinds of extra buttons. Any suggestions on good keyboards. (Even if they have extra buttons)
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Old 07-02-2004, 07:10 PM   #2
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umm. if u listen to music u might want one that has a volume key, play key, cue key, etc.. or maybe if u dont want that u can get one that i had.. its an IBM and when u buy the keyboard they give u a disk to install that allows u to program the "hot keys/ extra keys" at the top of the keyboard.. its pretty kool. u could probably program it so once u press the button it opens one of ur games.
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Yeah, any keyboard will do - most will come with PS/2 extensions if you don't have enough USB Ports and any will work.

Music Playing Buttons are always good - and they work when your in a game so that you can have your player in the background and select the song you want without stopping or minimizing the game.
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Old 07-03-2004, 04:27 PM   #4
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Alright thanks. Any particular models. I was looking at a Microsoft Internet keyboard.
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The Microsoft ones are very nice; I would buy one if I wasn't so tight; I may still.

Look at Microsoft Hardware, they give you a selection of their Keyboards and links to where to buy them.

They are cheap and very nice.
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I will look at those. Thank you m' lord
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Anything to help more money go to Microsoft to aid the Cruisade.
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I think I might go with the black Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard. It's basic but is still attractive and has room for customization. Thanks!
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Yep, very nice, good luck with it.

I must admit given the money that is the one I would go for too.
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I've got the Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard and deffo recommend it for gaming.
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