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Windows 7: Laptop key board problem

20 Jan 2011   #1

64 bit Windows 7
Laptop key board problem

i just installed win 7 ultimate 64bit on my Sony VAIO VGN-FW31E laptop. Now bear in mind i have 32 bit on another partition and it works fine. but 64bit i have a broblem with my keyboard. I can type ok but i have no special characters, such as @%$#^&(_+"|). all of these i had to copy and paste. please help. if i am not making any sense just ask for clarification

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20 Jan 2011   #2
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit

SONY Support Country Selection Page

You have a European version. You will need to go to the above link and find the 64bit driver for the keyboard.
Install on the Win 7 64bit.

UK isn't listed as available there so select the country on the first page.
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20 Jan 2011   #3

64 bit Windows 7
still no Joy

Hi mike, thanks for the reply, but i am unable to locate the driver for the kayboard on the site. Seriously frustrating. ill keep scouring the net
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20 Jan 2011   #4
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit

It is Sony or nothing.

You can try a Vista 64bit. driver. They sometimes install just as if Win 7. If not then try compatability mode here. Option 1 or 2.
Compatibility Mode
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