Page 1 of 2: 1: 2 > 06 Nov 2010 #1: AbhishekS. This wikiHow teaches you how to change your language and keyboard input on all recent versions of Windows and Mac OS. This image is not<\/b> licensed under the Creative Commons license applied to text content and some other images posted to the wikiHow website. Alternatively, you can click any languages you don't want to use and click. Click the Language button in your System Tray. Tech should make life easier, not harder. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. I could not resolve a big keyboard problem that suddenly appeared from nowhere - most keys did not work, and those that did were not acting as usual. Read all the answers, and figured it's just some key combination that possibly the kids have pressed (or me in a strop!). This image may not be used by other entities without the express written consent of wikiHow, Inc.
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\u00a9 2020 wikiHow, Inc. All rights reserved. Note that in some cases the left Control is not working so you should try with any of these. This image is not<\/b> licensed under the Creative Commons license applied to text content and some other images posted to the wikiHow website. It's not uncommon for a program or operating system to cause problems with a keyboard that prevents some of the keys from working. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. This image may not be used by other entities without the express written consent of wikiHow, Inc.
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\u00a9 2020 wikiHow, Inc. All rights reserved. Stack Exchange network consists of 176 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers. This image is not<\/b> licensed under the Creative Commons license applied to text content and some other images posted to the wikiHow website. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. some keyboard keys not working properly. Go to settings, devices and then find the settings for your mouse and keyboard. It's not uncommon for a program or operating system to cause problems with a keyboard that prevents some of the keys from working. Modern operating systems come with the ability to type in many languages, and if you have multiple languages enabled it's really easy to accidentally switch between them. If you really can’t stand to see another ad again, then please consider supporting our work with a contribution to wikiHow. This image may not be used by other entities without the express written consent of wikiHow, Inc.
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\u00a9 2020 wikiHow, Inc. All rights reserved. India Some keys of the keyboard have stopped working. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. Include your email address to get a message when this question is answered. That says the problem. If that does not fix it and this is a PS/2 keyboard try a USB one. I had the same problem and it was resolved. ), you can try cleaning the keyboard paying particular attention to dust and particles that may have lodged between the keys. Click the Language button in your System Tray. If it's Windows, then the right bottom corner should provide you with other languages or try pressing Alt + Shift. This image may not be used by other entities without the express written consent of wikiHow, Inc.
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