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Questions tagged [keyboard]

General keyboard topics, including keyboard hardware and keyboard functionality in software.

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Pressing right arrow key registering as Windows key + right arrow key

whenever i press the right arrow key it works as if windows key is being pressed (in games it minimizes and on desktop it goes to dual screen) other keys as R for example work normally and if i press ...
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Pressing right arrow key minimizes/dual screens programs and works as windows keys

When ingame it minimizes the games, when using on screen keyboard it shows it's working as the Windows key, this only recently started to happen and some suggested fixes (like restarting, pressing ...
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Changed the computer language, now I want to change the shortcut language

I have changed the language in my computer from Portuguese to English AUS (I had it formatted in Portugal and everything was set to Portuguese), however I prefer to work in an English environment. I ...
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software to edit keyboard multimedia key bindings

my Datalink's prodot keyboard has 10 multimedia keys, but it didn't come with any cd having software to edit these, nor is there site having any download for this. I don't use multimedia so I want to ...
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How do assign keyboard multimedia keys to our purpose for char insertion

My keyboard has 10 multimedia keys this site and net search tell that those key can be assigned to software to do specific function like "run browser", "reduce/ increase volume", "start calc" But ...
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Laptop with power problems now with unresponsive keys

I became an owner of an HP EliteBook 8460p recently and had an issue where the power button wouldn't work for turning on the computer. I use the "QuickWeb" button which can turn on the computer and ...
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Autoshift with autohotkey

I wanted to play with autoshift functionality. That is, if any of the alphanumeric keys is pressed longer than some timer, "shift" is automatically applied. I would imagine that someone has already ...
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Apostrophe only appearing when the next key is pressed (Windows 10 1809) [duplicate]

Note: This is not a duplicate question. The previous solutions either don't work or aren't applicable due to the change in the options As the title states, ' only appears after pressing the next key. ...
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Multiple clicks of right arrow key working diffrently from how its supposed to?

When i click the right arrow it makes the current window minimize and fit in right of the screen and minimizes games instead of as a example when writing text it should go to the right when pressed. ...
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First Icon On Desktop Always Selected

My laptop is running Windows 10 and is in a state in which the first icon on the desktop is always selected. We can not select any other icon or open any other programs from desktop. It is also in the ...
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Greater than key doesn't work on new keyboard

I'm having trouble with a keyboard I received as a gift (i.e. I can't return it). I'm trying to use the greater than key, but it doesn't seem to work. I can type the "." but when I hit shift+"." it ...
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HP pavilion keyboard driver is missing

My friend has an old HP Pavilion g6-1a52nr Notebook PC, 64 bit, the laptop's keyboard driver went missing after updating windows 10, the keyboard no longer works. Windows updater can't find it, we ...
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My HP laptop 'hidden' numpad does not output numbers when numlk is on

Like many laptops, my HP Elitebook 840 G3 laptop has an embedded numeric keypad, which can be accessed using the fn modifier key. So, when I press fn + k it actually outputs "2" instead of "k". ...
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Multiple clicks of right arrow key working diffrently from how its supposed to

When i click the right arrow it makes the current window minimize and fit in right of the screen instead of as a example when writing text it should go to the right when pressed. I read some people ...
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Good securing material for loose zero force insertion cable? [closed]

I think I have an issue with my zero force insertion cable not being secured properly in the slot for my laptop keyboard, as I intermittently have keyboard issues with certain keys registering, which ...

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