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Windows 7: Annoying quotes

01 Oct 2010   #1

windows 7 proffesional
 
 
Annoying quotes

Hello,
I have some weird problem in Windows 7 Professional, Every time when I switch between two or more opened programs and when I start typing or etc... I've get this quotes " instead of typed character. For reference I attached picture.
Maybe anybody knows if this weird problem can be fixed, or it is malfunction
on periphery unit (keyboard)?

Thanks



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01 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Hi Till,

When you type do you get different letters for different keys or do you always get " with all keys?

Regards,
JDobbsy1987
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01 Oct 2010   #3

windows 7 proffesional
 
 

Hi JDobbsy1987
I always get " with all keys.
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01 Oct 2010   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

HI Till
Does this happen when you switch to a Word processor say Wordpad? Or does it just happen when you make an entry in a box as per your screenshot! Have you tried another keyboard?
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01 Oct 2010   #5

windows 7 proffesional
 
 

Hi michell65
This occurs when I switch between Designing programs (Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc...) and programs like notepad, word, Firefox IE8, Total commander.
And if I switching between non designing programs like (word, wordpad, notepad, firefox, IE8) than it is OK.
Yes and I tried to change the Keyborad (old one) but is the same problem.
At first when I install fresh copy of Windows 7 it was all good, than after 5 months of working this problem occurs.
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01 Oct 2010   #6

windows 7 proffesional
 
 

And my OS is 64bit.
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01 Oct 2010   #7

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I don't use the programs you mention other than Photoshop so i can't replicate this but your screenshot shows, I think as it is bit small, a 1 preceded by the ". Did you type the 1 as I think the default there is 0. What I am getting atis if you wanted to put say 50 in that box can you do it? And if you can does it then translate to the canvas size of he program or whatever that box refers to?
EDIT
Just had another look at the screenshot and I think the red ringed item is defining the degree of slant for a font so easy to check if it actually works!
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01 Oct 2010   #8

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

What program does the screenshot come from?
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01 Oct 2010   #9

windows 7 proffesional
 
 

Yes I can put 50, I can put every known character, but before every character I type, quotes appear after I press key on keyboard, it is like that that two key on keyboard are pressed at once. When I use program later on and after " are showed is everything OK. But again when I switch the same problem occurs.
I use 2 monitors, so I don't use alt+tab or win+tab to switch between programs.
I had the same problem in Windows Vista SP1, but when SP2 came out, and when I install it than problem was gone...
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01 Oct 2010   #10

windows 7 proffesional
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dwarf View Post
What program does the screenshot come from?
Hi Dwarf
Adobe InDesign CS3
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