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Windows 7: Numbers 0-9 repeat when I type anything, login error.

21 Oct 2010   #11

Vista 64

Yes, I also cannot use Starcraft II or this program called Web assign. I have found that if you hold control while typing it works. I have tried rebooting my computer. Reinstalling my keyboard drivers. This is definitely a problem with only Lenovo's. It must not be a virus. I would think it has to be hardware, but this should be a free fix w/o warranty because we all have the same problem.

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21 Oct 2010   #12

Vista 64

DELETE GUARDEDID. It a preinstalled program. It works for me. I am sooo happy. =) I hope you guys see this!
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21 Oct 2010   #13

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit

All of you with problems.

If you're problem still exists, even after performing the suggested delete,


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06 Nov 2010   #14

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Thank you to Will999909 for his clue. It led to me finding the definitive, correct answer. This is a problem particular to Lenovo Ideapads. The answer is in the Lenovo forums. The fix is simple & quick:

Re: Lenovo Y560: Strange Keyboard Issues - Page 8 - Lenovo Community

Typed letters appearing as increasing numbers ( 0,... - Lenovo Community
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07 Nov 2010   #15


I noted this problem didn't exist if I started my computer in safe mode. Both Internet Explorer and Firefox URL address fields worked fine. But if I started my computer in normal mode, typing letters in the URL field for either browser would result in a counting sequence of numeric digits. So, I began removing startup programs one by one (by unchecking via Control Panel/System and Security/Administrative Tools/System Configuration Startup tab). When I unchecked the following (and rebooted), the problem went away:

Startup Item: GID Desktop Application

Manufacturer: StrikeForce Technologies Inc.

Command:C:\Program Files\SFT\GuardedID\gidd.exe /s
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