At times accidentally pressing Sleep button on keyboard can annoy you as system goes to low power state, if you don’t use Sleep button that much you can easily disable it on Windows. If you want to press one key on keyboard and instead ended up pressing another key does that matters? not when you press character or number keys while typing as you can correct the wrongly typed text.
What happens if you press Sleep button aiming for PrintScreen button? your system will goes to sleep mode and you need to enter Windows password again when it comes from sleep, though you can prevent Windows 7 from prompting for password after Computer wakes up from Sleep, if you found no use with sleep keyboard key then you can disable it, here is how.
Disabling Sleep Keyboard button in Windows 7
1. Open Control Panel>Hardware and Sound >Power Options> On left of the screen click on “change when the Computer sleeps”
2. Click on “Change advanced power settings”, scroll down a bit
3. Expand Power buttons and lid> double click on “Sleep button action” and choose “Do nothing” opposite to Setting.
4. Click “OK” to save the changes.
That’s it! sleep button on your keyboard has been disabled, from now onwards it does nothing when you press it next time.
Have you found any inconvenience with other keyboard keys during the work? which keys are they? share with us in comments.