To click by using MouseKeys

1.

If you have not already done so, turn on MouseKeys 

To turn on MouseKeys, open Accessibility Options, click the Mouse tab, and then select the Use MouseKeys check box.

2.

Use the buttons on the numeric keypad to click, double-click, or right-click. If MouseKeys doesn't function, press NUM LOCK, and then try MouseKeys again.

To click, press 5 on your numeric keypad.

To double-click, press the plus sign (+) on your numeric keypad.

To right-click, press the minus sign (-) on your numeric keypad, and then press 5 to click, or press the plus sign (+) to double-click.

To click as if you were using both mouse buttons at once, press the asterisk (*) on your numeric keypad, and then press 5 to click or the plus sign (+) to double-click.

To switch back to standard clicking, press slash (/) on your numeric keypad.

Note

To open Accessibility Options, click Start, click Control Panel, and then click Accessibility Options

To specify whether NUM LOCK must be on or off for MouseKeys to function, on the Mouse tab, click Settings, and then for Use MouseKeys when NumLock is, click On or Off.

To change the pointer speed and acceleration when using MouseKeys, on the Mouse tab, click Settings, and then move the sliders to adjust the pointer speed and acceleration.

To temporarily increase or decrease the pointer speed, on the Mouse tab, click Settings, and then select the Hold down Ctrl to speed up and Shift to slow down check box.

Related Topics

Control Panel accessibility options

Turn on MouseKeys

Drag by using MouseKeys

Move the mouse pointer by using MouseKeys



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