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set keyboard upper case?

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Hello everyone,

Is there any way to set the keyboard to upper case?

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You can just Send("{CAPSLOCK}"), but that doesn't help if you don't know the state before changing it, so you might want to look at this example by Yashied.

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The real question is, why do you need the keyboard set to uppercase in the first place? If you need to have, for example, an input all in uppercase, you can set an input control to convert everything to uppercase using $ES_UPPERCASE. There are other examples that would convert text to uppercase as well. So, before you go through the work of trying to get the keyboard to Caps Lock, you might want to see if there are ways to do what you need without doing that in the first place.


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