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  • noun computing A key on a standard extended keyboard, originally causing the arrow keys to scroll a window rather than moving a cursor, now sometimes used for other purposes.

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Examples

  • Lenovo eliminated the little-used SysReq, Scroll Lock and Pause keys.

    Lenovo Rethinks Design and Price of the ThinkPad

  • The One Key lived alone on the upper right corner of the keyboard, well past Print Screen and Scroll Lock and Pause/Break… past the tiny blue lights indicating that Num Lock or Caps Lock or Scroll Lock again were engaged… an ordinary key, no different from any other, except for being without a letter, a number, or—as far as Martin could discern—any obvious purpose.

    Songs of Love & Death

  • Lenovo eliminated the little-used SysReq, Scroll Lock and Pause keys.

    Lenovo Rethinks Design and Price of the ThinkPad

  • Lenovo eliminated the little-used SysReq, Scroll Lock and Pause keys.

    Lenovo Rethinks Design and Price of the ThinkPad

  • Lenovo eliminated the little-used SysReq, Scroll Lock and Pause keys.

    Lenovo Rethinks Design and Price of the ThinkPad

  • Lenovo eliminated the little-used SysReq, Scroll Lock and Pause keys.

    Walt Mossberg

  • The low-profile keyboard gets Logitech Incurve keys and a cushioned palm rest for all kinds of comfort claims, while the LCD dashboard offers "at-a-glance status" for Caps Lock, Scroll Lock, Num Lock and battery life.

    Pocket-lint

  • Plus, an LCD dashboard gives you at-a-glance status for Caps Lock, Scroll Lock, Num Lock and battery life.

    HotHardware.com News Rss Feed

  • The low-profile keyboard gets Logitech Incurve keys and a cushioned palm rest for all kinds of comfort claims, while the LCD dashboard offers "at-a-glance status" for Caps Lock, Scroll Lock, Num Lock and battery life.

    Pocket-lint

  • PgDn, PrntScrn, Scroll Lock, Pause, Sysreq and ... all middle-button activity, including the mouse pan and don't use getint but grread instead ... include a check to see if viewctr has changed

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