HP hot keys – disable screen notification of change

I have found my new laptop’s “caps on” and “caps off” to stall my keyboard input until I am done seeing it disappear, I found a way to disable it.

Document ID: c03462568 at HP support

If you want to disable certain notifications, you must directly modify the Windows Registry as there is no method for doing this inside the program itself. The following are the Registry settings than can be changed to implement the desired results:

Registry Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREPoliciesHewlett-PackardHP HotKey Support

  • Value Name: VolumeOSD DWORD 0
  • Value Name: AmbientLightSensorOSD DWORD 0
  • Value Name: BrightnessOSD DWORD 0
  • Value Name: CapsLockOSD DWORD 0
  • Value Name: NumLockOSD DWORD 0
  • Value Name: ScrollLockOSD DWORD 0

Setting the value to ‘0’ disables it. To reenable it, set it to ‘1’,