Re: Semi-OT: need to fake keyboard and mouse...
On Monday 10 October 2005 17:02, derek wrote:
i just took an old keyboard apart. the green board was quite small,
about 2 inches by 3 inches.
I was going to mention that possability - you beat me to it. :-)
- Mount to keyboards PCB behind an unused floppy bay blanking plate.
- Drill holes to let the LED's shine through.
- Loop the keyboard cable out the back.
- Setup scripts to trigger the LED's on certain events.
Bob's your uncle, extra error and status indicators. :-))
Now we're talking - this has possibilities. I'll disassemble
one of my old keyboards as soon as I get a chance.
Salisbury, MD, USA
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