How to Make the CapsLock Key do Home Key

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Emacs cannot set CapsLock directly. You need to use a keyboard tool.

Mac

On the Mac, use Karabiner

[see Mac Keyboard Tools]

Linux

Linux: Make CapsLock Do Home Key

Microsoft Windows

Use Microsoft PowerToys

or this AutoHotkey script [see AutoHotkey Tutorial]

; AutoHotkey
; make and capslock sent Home key
Capslock::Home

Programable Keyboard

Best solution is to get a Programable Keyboard.

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