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Windows 7: Keyboard problem, left-brace "{" character creates as "["

01 Jun 2017   #1
bawldiggle

XP Pro (x86) | 7 HP (x86) & (x64) | 7 Pro (x64)
 
 
Keyboard problem, left-brace "{" character creates as "["

Sift+[ ... key creates "[" instead of "{" character

Tested with two keyboards, problem persists.

Problem occurs in every program ...
  • Windows Explorer (folder/file names)
  • Notepad
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • Metapad (text Editor)

The only way I can insert left-brace is with Alt+0123

Would appreciate some help ... thank you

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Win7 HP x64 OEM ... original install
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