My.Computer.Keyboard object provides properties for accessing the current state of the keyboard, such as what keys are currently pressed, and provides a method to send keystrokes to the active window.
This table lists tasks associated with the
My.Computer.Keyboard object and points to topics demonstrating how to perform each task.
|Determine whether CAPS LOCK is on||CapsLock|
|Determine whether the SHIFT key is down||ShiftKeyDown|
|Determine whether the ALT key is down||AltKeyDown|
|Determine whether the CTRL key is down||CtrlKeyDown|
|Determine whether NUM LOCK is on||NumLock|
|Determine whether SCROLL LOCK is on||ScrollLock|
|Start an application and send it keystrokes||How to: Start an Application and Send it Keystrokes (Visual Basic)|