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Windows 7: Fn keys no longer work with Windows 7

05 Feb 2011   #1
astonUK

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 
Fn keys no longer work with Windows 7

Hi,
I upgraded my Samsung R720 Notepad from Vista to Windows 7 approx 12 months now as part of a free upgrade with the purchase. Ever since the upgrade I've been struggling to get my Fn Keys working again. I've updated all the drivers available via the Samsung download centre but to no avail.
Any support or pointers would be greatly appreciated.


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05 Feb 2011   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by astonUK View Post
Hi,
I upgraded my Samsung R720 Notepad from Vista to Windows 7 approx 12 months now as part of a free upgrade with the purchase. Ever since the upgrade I've been struggling to get my Fn Keys working again. I've updated all the drivers available via the Samsung download centre but to no avail.
Any support or pointers would be greatly appreciated.
Warning backup before updating BIOS.

Have you updated the BIOS?


Ken J
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05 Feb 2011   #3
astonUK

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Yeh. It's running the latest from the Samsung website. Thanks
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06 Feb 2011   #4
exmeaguy

Windows 7
 
 

+1 on using the FN keys again. I have looked everywhere and have not found anything.
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06 Feb 2011   #5
symp

win 7 pro x64
 
 

do you have the samsung programs that came with it running?
I know my HP wont let me use the media keys unless it's own software for using them is running.
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06 Feb 2011   #6
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Try updating all the drivers for your Samsung R720 Notepbook from here:
http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/de...&srchword=R720
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