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13 Jun 2009   #11

Windows 7 Build 7100

yeah, I had the same problem... I'm in Australia, so I chose the UK language settings when i installed because it has more of the correct syntax and language features than the Australian version (LOL!!), but it also changed my keyboard layout to UK. Like you, it refused to change, so I fresh installed (luckily I caught it before I had installed much) and made sure I selected the plain US keyboard layout when the prompt came.

In terms of keyboards... It has to be the X6 Sidewinder!! I just bought this for AU$69.95 and it is AWESOME!! Backlit, tons of macro keys, full multimedia, removable num pad (also converts to a macro pad) for more mouse room... I can not even begin to extol it's virtues... Don't know how much it is in the US (or Bulgaria), but it's definately the best gaming/multi keyboard from Microsoft, imo...

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13 Jun 2009   #12

Windows 7 7201

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dw96 View Post
It... refuses to do that. When I mark the US-International keyboard the remove button stays inactive...

You cannot remove US-International until you make US active, or over keyboard layout. For example, 1. choose US layout, 2. select it at default input language 3. remove US international . Hope it will work for you
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13 Jun 2009   #13

Windows 7 Home Premium [64-Bit]

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by robertj View Post
You cannot remove US-International until you make US active, or over keyboard layout. For example, 1. choose US layout, 2. select it at default input language 3. remove US international . Hope it will work for you
THANKS A LOT!!! You rule! Finally I got this sh....oe XD out of the way
Rep+ - Just unchecked it from the ADD and left US as default.
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