How to Turn the Numlock and Capslock On and Off

5 years ago by in AWT, How To Tagged: , , ,

To turn the Numlock and the Capslock On you can use the following example

Toolkit.getDefaultToolkit().setLockingKeyState(KeyEvent. VK_NUM_LOCK, true);
Toolkit.getDefaultToolkit().setLockingKeyState(KeyEvent.VK_CAPS_LOCK, true);

While to turn them off you can use the following examples

Toolkit.getDefaultToolkit().setLockingKeyState(KeyEvent. VK_NUM_LOCK, false);
Toolkit.getDefaultToolkit().setLockingKeyState(KeyEvent.VK_CAPS_LOCK, false);
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