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Windows 7: Microsoft multimedia keyboard

08 Sep 2010   #1
oogleman

windows 7 home premium x64 bit
 
 
Microsoft multimedia keyboard

I have a Microsoft Multimedia keyboard KB-0168.
Worked fine on XP but now that I have upgraded to a Win 7 system the keys across the top wont take me to whats labelled .
eg one key says "My Documents" which in win7 is just called documents. I went into Start/Device & Printers/ Right Click/ Keyboard Settings/Configue,
but cant get to the right path path to re-assign the key.
Have updated from Microsoft the "IntelliType Pro" to v7.1.
Any suggestions, I would be gratefull.
This is a great keyboard to use for use "oldies" as it is white with black letters on keys, much easier to see than black with white letters.



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08 Sep 2010   #2
Lemur

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

Is this keyboard compatible with Windows 7?
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08 Sep 2010   #3
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

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08 Sep 2010   #4
oogleman

windows 7 home premium x64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PooMan UK View Post
Yep, only downloads IntelliType Pro V7.1, which I have done and no change.
F Lock key does nothing

And yes, Microsoft say it is compatable with Win 7.

Edit; Just found out from another M/Soft website that the keys giving me strife are called "Hot Keys". Might shed a different light on subject or not.
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