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[*] Post 467476 posted on 5-12-2012 at 18:18 Reply With Quote
Set Numlock to default On at startup



I have recently installed Windows 8 on my Acer 5740 laptop, I would like to find a way to set the Numlock to ON at startup, there is no provision in the Bios for setting this to default and I have seen several suggestions on the internet reference changing the registery setting, unfortunatly none for my model therefore I do not wish to try these USER settings for different models from mine.

The settings that I have so far are as follows:



HKEY_USERS\Default\ControlPanel\Keyboard

Default 0

KeyBoard Indicators 2147483648

Delay 1

Speed 31



Any help or suggestions would be most appreciated



Regards, Miket.
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[*] Post 467478 posted on 5-12-2012 at 20:15 Reply With Quote


Set it in your BIOS:)
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[*] Post 467480 posted on 5-12-2012 at 22:28 Reply With Quote


The registry settings are the same for all machines, so if you have the appropriate setting for the registry, use it.

Have a read here it explains what the settings are for w7 and, I suspect that 8 will be no different.
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