Overview

The problems Capslock solves, the tools Capslock used, and the scenarios to which it applies.

The latest version of capslock is v3.0.0

CapsLock (v3)

  • Powerful: Transform Capslock into a great modifier: Hyper(✱). (such as ⇧⌃⌥⌘)
  • Useful: Navigation, mousekey, clipboard, win/term ctrl, shortcuts, etc… Redefine the keyboard!
  • Speed-Up: Optimized for developers, high-frequency move stay in hot zone.
  • Extensible: Work with existing modifiers, which introduce 16 extra control planes.
  • MouseKey: Manipulate mouse cursor and wheels with keyboard
  • Cross-Platform: MacOS and Windows. Light-Weight and portable

  • Powerful: Transform Capslock into a great modifier: Hyper(✱). (such as ⇧⌃⌥⌘)
  • Useful: Navigation, mousekey, clipboard, win/term ctrl, shortcuts, etc… Redefine the keyboard!
  • Speed-Up: Optimized for developers, high-frequency move stay in hot zone.
  • Extensible: Work with existing modifiers, which introduce 16 extra control planes.
  • MouseKey: Manipulate mouse cursor and wheels with keyboard
  • Cross-Platform: MacOS and Windows. Light-Weight and portable

Version

Latest Version: Capslock Mac v3

Capslock Version MacOS Supported Win Supported
Capslock Mac V3 (2021 - now ) MacOS Big Sur (11.0 ) Windows 10
Capslock Mac V2 (2017 - 2021) MacOS Catalina (10.15) Windows 8
Capslock Mac V1 (2015 - 2017) MacOS High Sierra (10.13) Windows 7
Capslock Win (2013 - 2015) MacOS Sierra (10.12) Windows Vista
MacOS EI Capitan (10.11) Windows XP
MacOS Yosemite (10.10) or lower
(via Capslock Mac v1)
(via Capslock Win)

Quick Start

Capslock serves via Karabiner-Elements on MacOS

  1. Download and install Karabiner Elements, following the wizard and grant required permissions.

  2. Download capslock.json to: ~/.config/karabiner/assets/complex_modifications/ . Or open this link with Safari to launch karabiner and load config from URL:

    karabiner://karabiner/assets/complex_modifications/import?url=https://github.com/Vonng/Capslock/blob/master/mac_v3/capslock.json
    
  3. Launch Karabiner-ElementTab: ComplexModificationButton: Add Rules, then enabled rulesets.


Last modified 2021-03-09: en doc done (5bfbecb)