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Use Keyboard as Mouse in Windows

It is easy to use your Mouse as Keyboard in Windows (by using On-Screen Keyboard utility) but do you know that you can also use your Keyboard as Mouse? Just follow the tutorial below to know how you can do this.
Note: In Laptops, this trick will only work if it have a Numeric Keypad or alternative keys which can be enabled by pressing Num Lock key.


Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1
(Tutorial is different for Windows XP)


Numeric Keypad, Use keyboard as MouseFor Windows XP:

  1. Go to Control Panel.
  2. Click on 'Switch to Classic View' & Select 'Accessibility Options'.
  3. Select 'Use Mouse Keys & Click OK. 
Now Activate Number Lock by pressing 'NumLock' key. After that you control Mouse Pointer using arrow keys on Numeric Keypad.  ( 2 for Down, 8 for Up, 4 for Left & 6 for Right)

For Windows Vista, 7, 8 & 8.1:

  1. Go to Control Panel.
  2. Open Ease of Access Centre and Select 'Make the mouse easier to use'.
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  3. Click on 'Turn on Mouse Keys' ( Under Control the mouse with keyboard)  & Click on Apply button.
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    Note: To change Settings click on Set up Mouse Keys, make changes according to your needs and Click Apply.
Alternate Trick: You can also activate Mouse Keys instantly by pressing Left Alt + Left Shift + Num Lock key combination.

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