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Detachable Keyboard Input Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012673D
Original Publication Date: 2003-May-20
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-May-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

This invention describes a detachable keyboard subset that can be removed from a main computer keyboard. The keyboard subset contains one or more input buttons that can be customized to send keystrokes, hotkey sequences, or specialized commands to the computer. This device may be docked in the main keyboard for use during regular typing, or it may be detached and used separately from the main keyboard.