keyboard lock

  m&n 23:50 27 Jul 2010

I need to be able to lock the keyboard in a childrens nursery,but still allow them to play games on the pc using only the mouse for playing the game.In other words once I have opened a game for the children to play,and to prevent them from
activating any preset key commands, I need a keyboard on/off switch.

  Dragon_Heart 03:02 28 Jul 2010

... try Windows key + L

You could also try these :-
click here

  recap 13:52 28 Jul 2010

Windows key + L will lock the computer not the keyboard.

The easiest and quickest way would be to unplug the keyboard.

  Dragon_Heart 23:53 28 Jul 2010

List of the keyboard shortcuts that are available in Windows XP

Microsoft natural keyboard shortcuts
Windows Logo (Display or hide the Start menu)
Windows Logo+BREAK (Display the System Properties dialog box)
Windows Logo+D (Display the desktop)
Windows Logo+M (Minimize all of the windows)
Windows Logo+SHIFT+M (Restore the minimized windows)
Windows Logo+E (Open My Computer)
Windows Logo+F (Search for a file or a folder)
CTRL+Windows Logo+F (Search for computers)
Windows Logo+F1 (Display Windows Help)

Windows Logo+ L (Lock the keyboard)

Windows Logo+R (Open the Run dialog box)
Windows Logo+U (Open Utility Manager)

.... but on other sites it claims, as 'recap' says, to lock the PC ?

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