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Keyboard detection

Keyboard detection

Keyboard detection

Can anybody tell me how to detect if caps lock,num luck and scroll lock are active and how to do it in c++.


RE: Keyboard detection


    It depends on what OS you are using. In DOS the functions are _bios_keybrd or bioskey. For Windows the function is keybd_event.

    If you are interested in one of the DOS functions, post a request on this thread and I'll post some more information. If you are looking for the Windows function, your best bet is to go to www.bcbdev.com and look at their FAQ (I think it is #77). They are fairly involved so I won't put the info here unless you request it.

James P. Cottingham
International Veneer Co., Inc.
All opinions are mine alone and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer.

RE: Keyboard detection

I can provide programs for DOS . To check all the keyboard entries
If you need , let me know,

Siddhartha Singh

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