troubleshooting Question

How to simulate a keypress in Flash actionscript 2.

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I have the following code in my Flash AS2 project. The trace works fine and the trace tells me what key was pressed. What I need to do though is actually simulate the keypress. (I have a datagrid object and need to make the focus go down one on the list). So I want to simulate pressing key 38 but am not sure how.

KeyListener = new Object();
KeyListener.onKeyDown = function(){
trace("key pressed" + Key.getCode());
}
Key.addListener(KeyListener);


(Just a little background.  I have a third party drag&drop datagrid component.  It doesn't have anything built in to automatically scroll down with the scroll bar.  So I want to press  the down arrow for the user)
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