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    F5 key via batch file

    Thanks for the input. I agree (just thought I'd try everything). I'm sure I have a self-imposed issue -- will keep at it though 'cause I think this is the right track to be on. Thanks again for the input and concerns. Happy Holidays -- no; MERRY CHRISTMAS!
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    F5 key via batch file

    I "built" the file (using notepad) as directed and saved it on the desktop as a .vbs file. I click on the icon (which I thought would be a good test to see if it works) and nothing happens. Further; I created a shortcut and dragged it into the startup folder (which I think is what makes it...
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    F5 key via batch file

    Thank you so very much for the information. I just "toggle" the F5 key to engage the keyboard backlight so it sounds as though your idea will solve my problem. I do need further help -- I gather I open notepad and type the "code" information you provided into the text box and then save that to...
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    F5 key via batch file

    Computer illiterate senior -- has Pavilion Hp WIN7. Would like to have a batch file that automatically "presses" the F5 key on windows startup (to activate the keyboard backlighting). Any ideas?
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