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How to enable and disable special keys in Windows 11

teclas especiales win 11.

One of the most essential elements of a PC is without a doubt the keyboard. That’s why in TutoWin10 I did a lot of tutorials related to this field in which, for example, I taught you how to change the language, to slash back, the asterisk symbol, «plus» or even «Equal» sign. ”. Today again we will inflate the lists of articles related to this topic as you learn to enable and disable special keys in Windows 11, a very interesting feature that few users know about.

What are the special keys in Windows 11 and what are they for?

Special keys (StickyKeys in English) is a feature that allows the user to create different key combinations without having to be pressed at the same time.

This is very useful for people who have some kind of physical disability or who will avoid repetitive action injuries since we can activate the different commands by pressing the keys one after the other instead of pressing them all at the same time.

Example of using special keys in Windows 11

If you want to open the scrollbar, use the following keyboard shortcut:

In any case, enable special keys in Windows 11 just do the following:

  • Press the «Windows» key and then the «R» key (without having to do it at the same time).

This feature, despite being very useful, has many limitations, because if you type a lot with the keyboard, you could end up accidentally pressing certain key combinations that activate certain shortcuts that could be annoying and interfere with your work. Because of this, below we will show you how enable and disable this feature.

How to enable special keys in Windows 11 Step by Step 2021

For activate special keys in Win 11 just open the system configuration using the following key combination:

Once we have all the configuration sections visible, we enter «Accessibility».

keyboard accessibility.

  1. We focus on the left section and select «Keyboard».
  2. We activate the option that says «Press a key at a time for keyboard shortcuts».

activate the Windows 11 special keys.

How to disable special keys in Windows 11 quickly and easily 2021

For disable special keys in Win 11 all you have to do is access the system configuration again using the following key combination:

Once we have all the configuration sections visible, we enter «Accessibility».

keyboard accessibility.

  1. We focus on the left section and select «Keyboard».
  2. Disable the option that says «Press a key at a time for keyboard shortcuts».

special keys.

And so far today’s tutorial, remember that if you have questions, you can always leave me a comment and I will try to answer if I have time. Remember that you can share this guide to all your friends and family through the buttons on social media. Thank you for everything!