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Old 12-27-2004, 08:57 AM   #1
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My 10 month old daugher keeps attacking my keyboard while I'm typing!! Is there any SIMPLE way I can turn off and on my keyboard quickly while I'm using the internet?

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Old 12-27-2004, 10:36 AM   #2
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unplug it
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Old 12-27-2004, 11:08 AM   #3
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Yeah prolly unplugging it is quikest way.. you could just lock the girl up..
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I like Bszx's idea. Im gonna tie up my mom and my sister .
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if you unplug it while the computer is on, you will have to restart when you plug it back in. I don't think there is any way to turn off the kb
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Old 12-27-2004, 08:12 PM   #6
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I wonder if there's a utility that disables keyboard function? If you want to activate it again, there is a series of keys you enter in order to get it going again. That would be a good idea.
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if you unplug it while the computer is on, you will have to restart when you plug it back in. I don't think there is any way to turn off the kb
Not if it is a USB...
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I wonder if there's a utility that disables keyboard function? If you want to activate it again, there is a series of keys you enter in order to get it going again. That would be a good idea.
If ur ketboard is off, then how can u enter the series of keys to get it on...
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i dunno what kinda computer you got but mine and my brothers and my uncles and my nans, if you unplug the keyboard as son as you plug it back in the computer recgonizes it and your on your way...im talking about ps2 connections too
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WHY DONT you just press ALT then TAB it will then go to your desktop that will help her stop typing crap
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