How To Disable the Moon Key on the Logitech Keyboard

by Casey Anderson
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On your Logitech keyboard, you may notice a key with a moon icon on it. The moon key is a shortcut key that will put your computer into "sleep" or hibernation mode. While this can be useful, you may wish to disable the key, especially if accidentally hitting it could result in a disruption of your computer work.

Step 1

Click Start, click "Control Panel" and choose "Hardware and Sound" from the list of options.

Step 2

Click "Choose what the power buttons do" under "Power Options."

Step 3

Choose the option "Do Nothing" from the drop-down list next to "When I press the sleep button." Click "Save Changes."

Test the button by pressing it to ensure that your computer will not enter sleep mode.


  • You can always reactivate the button by repeating the steps and choosing "Sleep" or "Hibernate" instead of "Do Nothing."


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About the Author

Casey Anderson is a part-time writer and full-time marketer who has been published on websites such as Opposing Views and Salon. She has also contributed articles to local Detroit Magazines, Strut and Orbit. A Wayne State University Master of Business Administration graduate, Nation began her writing career in 2001 and has extensive experience in business and research writing.

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