Windows 10: Windows key disabled by system cannot re-enable, help.. Solved

  1.    15 Feb 2017 #1

    Windows key disabled by system cannot re-enable, help..


    Hello my windows key got disabled when I turned my pc on a message popped up saying: "system has disabled the windows key" I tried to do this method; [https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/...d-windows-key], but the download doesn't work and there is no sancode map registry... If you could help me resolve this that'd be great.

    Thanks
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  2. Posts : 532
    Windows 10 Home
       15 Feb 2017 #2

    CYAN1DE,

    Welcome to TenForums!


    Some keyboards have a key that you press to toggle the Windows key on and off, particularly in a gaming PC.

    Is that the case?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    15 Feb 2017 #3

    there is a toggle for the t-pad that uses the fn key, out of curiosity I used the fn key with windows key and while holding the fn key the windows button works! which is good enough! thanks for the input! I never would have figured that out otherwise. Still weird I can't get it back to stock I have no Idea what I did to make it this way.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 532
    Windows 10 Home
       15 Feb 2017 #4

    Have you tried using Fn + F6 to turn the Windows key on or off?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5.    15 Feb 2017 #5

    That's it!! fn+F6 does it!

    Thanks a whole bunch!
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  6. Posts : 532
    Windows 10 Home
       15 Feb 2017 #6

    CYAN1DE,

    Glad it worked.

    Thanks for the rep!!
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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