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Windows 7: Keyboard behaves differently in different programs

05 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 x64
Keyboard behaves differently in different programs

I have a Microsoft Wireless Comfort Keyboard 1.0a. The keys behave differently in different programs. For example, \ shows up as < while > shows up as . Any ideas? As you can imagine, it's most annoying - not to mention that I need \\ to work!

BTW, I have updated the driver.


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06 Jun 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Are you sure your language settings are right? You can change these in your control panel under keyboard.
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07 Jun 2012   #3

Windows 7 x64
Reply to thread 'Keyboard behaves differently in different programs'

Thanks. You're right - the keyboard language settings jump from US to something else arbitrarily. Pressing ctrl-shift clears the problem.

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