Archive for the 'hardware' Category

Finally, A Use For the Caps Lock Key

Wednesday, September 20th, 2006

The Caps Lock key is a large, easily accessible key that I rarely use and just wastes space on my keyboard. This article shows how to remap a key on your keyboard to another key (Windows 2000 and up). I used it to map Caps Lock to Ctrl. I still use the real left Ctrl [...]

Review: Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000

Thursday, August 31st, 2006

I admit it: I’m a keyboard junkie. I avoid touching the mouse and prefer to accomplish everything from the keyboard. My own experience and recent research indicates that using the mouse is a much greater contributor to carpal tunnel syndrome than the keyboard. I’ve also found ergonomic keyboards with the curved layout, which allow your [...]