When you click to select the Use FilterKeys check box, your keyboard ignores brief or repeated keystrokes.
You can also adjust the keyboard repeat rate. The keyboard repeat rate is the rate at which a key repeats when you hold it down.
To do this on a Windows Vista-based or Windows 7-based computer, follow these steps:
- Click Start, click Control Panel, and then select Ease of Access Center.
- Select Change how your Keyboard works or Make the keyboard easier to use.
- Click to clear Turn on Filter Keys, or adjust the settings to a quicker rate.
- Close the Window.
For more information about Using the Ease of Access Center, please visit the following Microsoft Web Site
- Click Start, click Run, type access.cpl in the Open box, and then click OK.
- On the Keyboard tab in the Accessibility Options dialog box, click to clear the Use Filter keys check box, and then click OK.
Article ID: 894040 - Last Review: Mar 29, 2017 - Revision: 4