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my keyboard is not typing @ (at) symbol

October 12, 2010 at 09:49:56
Specs: Windows XP

i ve tried another keyboard but no use
its typing " instead

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#1
October 12, 2010 at 10:40:20

try this keep hold of shift and 2 on the top numberboard

this normally happens when you reinstall windows with the american keyboard settings

if you want to change it back to normal
Instructions for Windows XP

Click Start and then Control Panel
In Control Panel, if you are in Category View, click on Switch to Classic View (top left corner)
Open Regional and Language Options.
Click on the Languages tab.
Under Text services and input languages, click on the Details button.
Under Installed services, click Add.
In the Add Input Language dialog box, choose the input language and keyboard layout or Input Method Editor (IME) you want to add.
Click OK twice. You should now see a language indicator in the System Tray (located at bottom right hand corner of the desktop by default). You can switch between different input languages (= keyboard languages) by pressing the Alt + Shift keys


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#2
October 12, 2010 at 10:45:45

You have your keyboard set to USA keyboard - Instructions for Windows XP
1.Click Start and then Control Panel
2.In Control Panel, if you are in Category View, click on Switch to Classic View (top left corner)
3.Open Regional and Language Options.
4.Click on the Languages tab.
5.Under Text services and input languages, click on the Details button.
6. Now highlight English UK keyboard and apply.
This should solve your problem.
frejo

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#3
October 12, 2010 at 12:24:52

thank u guys
it worked

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#4
May 18, 2011 at 07:16:24

thanks bud nice one. spun me out.

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