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Windows 7: Ctrl key "sticks"

14 Mar 2014   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Unfortunately the Samsung Series 9 does not have a Pause/Break key, so it will be difficult to take your advice.

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09 Jul 2014   #12

Windows 8.1 64 bit

When it happens to me I'll be on a webpage and then I go to scroll down and the whole page zooms in and out. What I do to fix this is just simply press Left Control. That always works for me.
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04 Aug 2014   #13


This has been happening to me for many months but I really couldn't figure it out until I opened Outlook and it asked me if I wanted to open in Safe Mode. This is happening on both a Logitech K800 and ANKER K1M1A wireless USB keyboard. Like above the Ease of Access center offered no resolution. I have downloaded the latest Logitech driver and we'll see how this goes from here.
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25 Aug 2014   #14

Windows 7 Pro x64

The control key sticks for me almost every time I alt-tab off the RDS login then back on again. I tap the control key a couple of times and it fixes itself, but it can be a trap when in a rush! This has happened on several laptops.
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10 Sep 2014   #15

Win 7 Professional 64bit


I had this issue on a desktop PC. The fix was to uninstall/remove all devices listed under the keyboard section in Device Manager and then reboot :

Uninstall Device and Device Driver

Hit the + to expand keyboards, remove all devices you find there
then reboot !
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30 Nov 2014   #16

Windows 7 Prof. 32bit


Try to make a Selective Startup using MSCONFIG.MSC.

On the Services and Starup Tabs, disable or uncheck the services that you don't need temporarily then restart the system.

When the problem resolved, return back to Normal Startup Selection to enable those services again.

Hope this help.

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