Ins key

Ins key

(INSert key) A keyboard key that is used to switch between insert and overtype mode or to insert an object at the current cursor location.
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Tick the box next to the 'Use the INS key for Paste' option then click OK.
With EasyDesktop he was able to link the sound of a baby crying to the INS key so when he pressed it, the sound warned him of the switch to the typeover mode.