This article discusses how to emulate certain keyboard keys, such as INSERT, F13, F14, or F15, when you use Virtual PC on a Macintosh computer such as an iBook or an iMac.
The Macintosh iMac and the Macintosh iBook notebook computers have keyboards that have fewer keys than a standard 101-key keyboard. Therefore, some keys, such as the F13, F14, and F15 function keys, are not available. However, you can map different keyboard combinations to gain the missing keys' functionality. To do this, follow these steps:
- On the Virtual PC List, click the virtual machine you want to use.
- Click Settings.
- Click Keyboard.
- For each Keyboard Setting you want to map, follow these steps:
- Click the box next to the key setting that you want to map.
- Type the key combination that you want to use.
- Click OK.
Article ID: 824585 - Last Review: Sep 10, 2011 - Revision: 1