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Windows 7: Annoying thing in windows

14 Dec 2012   #1
mibaup

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 
Annoying thing in windows

Hello!
I sometimes encounter an annoying problem that makes me reset the computer everytime that it happens, the problem is that somehow the keyboard buttons are becoming shortcuts. each button opens something else , for example F1 opens help, the letters on keyboard open different windows . Is it a feature that makes the keyboard buttons into shortcuts ? how to cancel it?
thanks!


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14 Dec 2012   #2
mitchell65

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

The F keys are perfoming a function, hence the letter "F"> That's what they are for. But individual keys should only dispay their letter or number not a shortcut. What individual letter do this and are you sure you are not using the ALT and or CTRL keys as well as a letter key?
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14 Dec 2012   #3
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

what is opening when you press the keys?
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14 Dec 2012   #4
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Do you have any kind of software installed to manage or configure the keyboard?
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14 Dec 2012   #5
mibaup

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 

I don't have any software like that.
not only the functions keys open stuff, but many of the letters and without pressing anything else, I just don't remember what each letter opens because I reset already , but some letters just open my browser, or other softwares etc and that happened to me alot and not only in this computer, can it be a button stuck or something? or maybe sticky keys activated or some hidden windows feature? I just can't find what it is
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