Caps Lock key


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Caps Lock key

A keyboard key that toggles upper case on and off. When on, pressing any key automatically delivers the shifted version of the key, except for numeric digits, periods, commas, slashes and backslashes.
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The two alphabets are, after all, very similar, especially in the upper case; many Greeks, especially those less literary, like to keep the caps lock key firmly depressed.
In the December 2003 Technology Q&A (page 89), you ran an item on how your computer can alert you when you accidentally click on the Caps Lock key.
Press the caps lock key and it may affect what you type later, but the program still doesn't budge.
The Caps Lock key will make all the letters you type appear as uppercase letters.
I have a hard time finding the Caps Lock key on many keyboards quickly, so I simply assign words which appear as all caps to another key.
The mouse track pad will do crazy moments, the keyboard will type weird text and caps lock key will go off and on automatically.
Speaking of the keyboard, you've undoubtedly already heard something about the device's lack of a Caps Lock key.
I'm a fast-touch typist, and occasionally I accidentally engage the Caps Lock key.