How to Disable Some Buttons on Keyboard in Windows 7, 8, 10,
There are reasons why we may want to disable one or many of the keyboard button in our Windows PC. Some time we just want deactivate specific keys because they always not in use, some other times some buttons may just be misbehaving and we feel disabling that specific button will make things right.
There are many reasons why PC users may want to disable specific keys from there keyboard.
In my own case just before writing this post, my Down Button was pressing itself automatically and affecting everything am doing on my laptop. So I just decided to disable it. Now every other thing is working just fine.
On this article I will show you how to deactivate specific button on your Windows PC. This is exactly how I disabled my “Down Button” and restore my PC back to normal, but the Down Key is no longer functional, I now use the mouse as an alternative, before I will replace my keyboard.
How to disable a/some key(s) in your keyboard
- Download and launch Simple Disable Key (It is a free tool)
- Select the labeled Key field.
- Hit the key want to disable on your Windows keyboard.
- Click on Add Key.
- Choose if you need the key disabled in specific programs, during certain times, or to be disabled always.
- Then click OK.
If you later decide you want to quickly enable all the keys you already have disabled, open the App and click on Enable All Keys.