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what are you talking about I am typing on blues as we speak. I don't like the click for gaming. I never got to use my steelseries 7g because it came DOA but when I depressed a couple blacks my instincts told me they were better for gaming.

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Just bought a Filco 105 key with MX browns, whooops! Hope its worth it lol.
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I love the blue switches and I game. I play FPS's and RPG's mostly. I really like the blue switches but as Manyak pointed out a good number of times in this thread, it's all about personal preferences.

Now I just have to decide whether I want to sell my G19 or not...
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post #1574 of 14551
I've decided to get a Filco Majestouch Brown, since I both type and play games a lot. The only thing I'm wondering is how useful NKRO would be. Right now I'm using some crappy HP keyboard, and I haven't noticed myself pressing so many that they don't register. Then again, I'll already be spending a bunch of money on this.
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Originally Posted by wanderer View Post
I've decided to get a Filco Majestouch Brown, since I both type and play games a lot. The only thing I'm wondering is how useful NKRO would be. Right now I'm using some crappy HP keyboard, and I haven't noticed myself pressing so many that they don't register. Then again, I'll already be spending a bunch of money on this.
I think it's worth it. These boards last forever, and you might as well be guaranteed that you won't ever run into problems no matter what you do.
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post #1576 of 14551
Yeah that's what I figured as well, since these boards last so long you may as well get all the features that you may want in the future so you don't end up having to buy a new one Although knowing me I will end up with about 100 keyboards like I did with mice ¬_¬ Always end up going back to the first one I had anyway haha.
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Does anyone know if I can use autohotkey to make a virtual numpad for my tenkeyless?
    
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loving my brown tenkeyless
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Does anyone know if I can use autohotkey to make a virtual numpad for my tenkeyless?
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I hope to be ordering the Majestouch Tactile Click NKRO as early as March 3rd, and I'm definitely going to use AutoHotKey. But I'm worried about a few things since I'm so new to this. You see, I'm currently using the Lycosa's media keys and I also have 2 profiles: in 1 profile, I have F8 and F10 programmed to open a specific Notepad document and MS Paint, respectively. But in the other profile, I purposely don't have any keys programmed at all, except that I have the left WinKey disabled. Also, when I open the specifed game that uses the 2nd Profile, the Lycosa driver automatically switches to the profile that has no programmed keys and a disabled WinKey.

So, here's why I'm posting: can AHK be configured to behave exactly as described above? Not only would I need it to be like above, I would also need to use AHK to configure the keyboard so that I always have media keys no matter which profile I'm in.

In other words, I'll need AHK to do this:
  • Have 2 profiles where they are switched automatically upon opening a specific game.
  • Have 1 of those profiles have no programmed keys except for a disabled WinKey.
  • Have media keys (Play/Pause, Stop, Prev, Next, Vol Up, Vol Down, Mute) regardless of which profile is in use.
  • Maybe be able to disable the WinKey whenever I want.
Can all of these things be done? If not, then what will I be able to do? And of course, I will definitely need help setting AHK up when I finally have the new keyboard.
Edited by TwoCables - 2/15/10 at 10:03pm
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