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I have an extended keyboard as in the image below

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When connecting to a Windows machine, which key is Num Lock?

For future reference, the key on this UK keyboard does not say Clear, it has an image of a horizontal rectangle with an X through it but it is the same key and provides the same functionality in OS X.

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Under Boot Camp, it's the Clear button, according to Apple's documentation.

That makes some sense, at least, because that key is where Num Lock normally lives on other keyboards.

(Note: I don't have the same keyboard to test with, but I'm guessing this document isn't actually Boot Camp-specific; it's just a guide to how the keys are mapped under Windows.)

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You can try the combination Shift + Clear.

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You can take the following steps:

  2. click a accessibility
  3. click a mouse & trackpad
  4. click a enable mouse keys
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In what way does this answer the question? – Tetsujin Feb 18 at 12:08

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