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Is your laptop keyboard not working, and want to disable the laptop keyboard to use an external keyboard?


Well, in this post, I am going to show you how to disable the laptop keyboard in few easy steps. Plus, I'll also show you how to re-enable the laptop keyboard.


How to Disable Laptop Keyboard in Windows 10

Follow the steps below to disable your laptop keyboard:


1. Go to File Explorer.


2. Right-click on This PC and click Properties.

This PC: Properties


3. Click on Device Manager.

Computer: Device manager


4. Find the Keyboards option and click on the greater-than sign to the left of the Keywords option.

Device manager: Keyboards option


5. Right-click on Standard PS/2 Keyboard and click Update driver.

Keyboard: Update driver


6. Click on Browse my computer for driver software.

Browse my computer for driver software


7. Click on Let me pick from a list of available drivers on my computer and click Next.

Let me pick from a list of available drivers on my computer


8. Uncheck Show compatible hardware and click Next.

Show compatible hardware


9. Select Manufacture and Model, then click Next.

Keyboard: Manufacture and model


After clicking Next, you will see the message "Windows has successfully updated your drivers."


Now, close Windows and restart your laptop. After restart, your laptop keyboard will be disabled.


How to Re-enable Laptop Keyboard

To re-enable the laptop keyboard, follow Step 1, Step 2, Step 3, Step 4 and right-click on Standard PS/2 Keyboard and click on Update driver and finally click on Search automatically for updated driver software. After clicking, your laptop keyboard will be enabled automatically and start working properly.


Hope you enjoyed this post and learned how to disable the laptop keyboard as well as re-enable the laptop keyboard. Still, if you have any problem then share it in below comment box.


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  1. what do you do if your keyboard isnt listed ? onn keyboard not one of the choices

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    1. Go to "Device Manager" and click "View" at the top of the window, then click "Show hidden devices". If still not resolved please let me know.

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