Disable Windows 10 keyboard in 5 simple ways
For some reason you want to disable the keyboard on your Windows computer. For example, you are watching an episode and you do not want someone to accidentally press the button on the keyboard and reload from scratch or reuse it. You can then disable the keyboard on your Windows computer.
For some reason you want to disable the keyboard on your Windows computer.For example, you are watching an episode and you do not want someone to accidentally press the button on the keyboard and reload from scratch or reuse it.You can then disable the keyboard on your Windows computer.
Like previous versions, on Windows 10 Microsoft does not give users easy options to disable the keyboard but the process of disabling the keyboard on Windows 10 is not too difficult. You can disable the keyboard on Windows 10 by asking for help from third-party utilities or not.
In the following article, Network Administrator will introduce and guide you 5 ways to disable keyboard on Windows 10 .
1. Use Device Manager to disable the keyboard
This method does not apply to the built-in keyboard on Windows computers, which means that you cannot disable the built-in keyboard on Windows.
Right-click the Start button on the Taskbar to open the Power User Menu . Click Device Manager to open the Device Manager window.
Or another way to open the Device Manager window is to enter the Device Manager keyword into the Seach pane on the Taskbar or on the Start Menu and press Enter .
On the Device Manager window, expand the Keyboards section to see the keyboards connected to your computer.
Right-click the keyboard item, then click Uninstall device . If you connect multiple keyboards, you will have to disable each keyboard one by one.
If a confirmation window appears, click the Uninstall button to confirm. If asked to restart the computer, click Yes to restart your computer and disable the keyboard.
2. Use KeyFreeze to disable the keyboard on Windows 10
KeyFreeze is a free utility designed to enable users to quickly disable keyboards on Windows computers. You can also use KeyFreeze to disable the built-in keyboard on your laptop.
Using KeyFreeze is quite easy and simple. After opening the software, click the Lock Keyboard & Mouse button to disable the keyboard and mouse. To re-enable the keyboard and mouse again, press Ctrl + Alt + Del simultaneously to open the window, then click the Esc key.
Download KeyFreeze to your device and install it here.
3. Use Kidkeylock to set the password for the keyboard and mouse on Windows 10
Unlike KeyFreeze, Kidkeylock is a high-end software that allows users to disable keyboard and mouse, touchpad. Kidkeylock's main feature is the ability to set a password to use on keyboards and mice on Windows computers.
In addition, this tool also allows you to disable the left mouse button, right mouse button, or disable specific keystrokes.
To completely disable the keyboard, drag the slider at the Keyboard locks item to the rightmost side as shown below, or you can also change the default password.
Download Kidkeylock to your device and install it here.
4. Use Keyboard and Mouse Cleaner to disable the keyboard
Keyboard and Mouse Cleaner is a portable utility, designed to disable keyboard and mouse on Windows computers for a specific period of time. This means you can disable the keyboard and mouse for a few seconds, minutes or hours.
Download Keyboard and Mouse Cleaner to your device and install it here.
5. Use CrazyLittleFingers
CrazyLittleFingers is another great software to help you block the keyboard on a Windows computer. The most outstanding feature of the software is that it is a portable version so you do not need to perform additional installation steps.
Download and run the software to block keyboard and mouse on your computer. Simultaneously press Ctrl + Alt + Del , then press Esc to unblock the keyboard and mouse.
The biggest drawback of the software is that it will display a black screen when you disable the keyboard and mouse.
Download CrazyLittleFingers to your device and install it here.
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