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Windows 7: hp laptop keyboard

21 Feb 2010   #1
Grogs

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hp laptop keyboard

I have an HP Pavillion dv9000z (the 17 inch monster) and i just installed windows 7 and it works fine, but there is a small problem, the keyboard thinks its on the 15 inch model. when i turn on num lock, the num pad works, but then p becomes *, j becomes 1, etc. any way to fix this

Note: looked it up on the hp website, doing anything with the numlock/fn keys didn't seem to work


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21 Feb 2010   #2
theog

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U=4 I=5 O=6 P=*
J=1 K=2 L=3 :=-
M=0 >=. ?=+

This right.
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21 Feb 2010   #3
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

That is strange indeed. Even with a seperate num pad, there seems to be a num lock. I have the same on a 15" Gateway that has a seperate num pad PLUS a num lock. In my opinion it only makes sense if there is no seperate num pad. But who knows what they had in mind.
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