Keyboard LEDs Alternatives

    Keyboard LEDs is described as 'Many models of modern notebooks, netbooks and cordless keyboards have no indicators for Caps Lock, and Num Lock. Indicator of Scroll lock disappeared almost from any hardware'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Keyboard LEDs for Windows. The best alternative is CapsLock Indicator, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Keyboard LEDs are TrayStatus (Freemium), KbLeds (Free), addLEDs (Free) and Keyboard Notifier (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 27, 2020

    1. CapsLock Indicator is a small utility that indicates the state of the Num lock, Caps lock and Scroll lock key.
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    2. Do you have a notebook or keyboard without a NumLock or CapsLock indicator light? Do you have a computer without a hard drive activity light? If so, then TrayStatus is for you.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      small utility that indicates the state of the Num lock, Caps lock and Scroll lock key.
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    3. AddLEDs displays the state of the Caps Lock, Num Lock and Scroll Lock keys and provides information on network and disc activity with the help of icons.
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    4. Keyboard Notifier sits in the system tray and notifies the user as to the state of the Caps, Scroll and Num lock keys. Designed for systems with ill-placed or non-existent hardware notification lights.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Some of the latest keyboard and notebook models no longer have indicators for the status of the Caps Lock, Num Lock and Scroll Lock keys, and some people prefer not to have to look away from their monitors even if their input devices are equipped with these indicators.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      View if the Caps Lock key is pressed or not Caps Lock Status is a lightweight utility that was designed in order to provide you with a simple means of checking if the Caps Lock is on.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      A simple customizable key lock indicator application with the following features: On-Screen display when key lock changes, System Tray indicator icons, optional Integration with Logitech G Hub to lighting up lock keys depending on lock state.
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    5. Keyboard Indicator is an easy to use indicator for the Num Lock, Caps Lock, Scroll Lock and Insert keys. This utility is especially useful for those who do not have keyboard leds.
    6. Key Status Indicator 4dots - Caps lock indicator - Easily get notified when caps lock is on with a System tray Icon, Icon on Taskbar, Screen Message or Sound.
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