keyboard changing positions

  julgar 12:56 19 May 2006
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Using windows xp normal keyboard until recently, now it has repoitioned some of the keys, e.g. the @ sign is now above nmueral 2, what can have cuased this, please keep explanations simple, I,m not senile, but at 77 plus, am a little slow on the uptake, thanks.
Mike Evans

  Stuartli 13:00 19 May 2006

Start>Settings>Control Panel>Regional and Language Settings.

  CLONNEN 13:11 19 May 2006

Make sure Keyboard is set to British.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:15 19 May 2006

Your keyboard is set to English US (installed by default MS is an American company)

You should have installed the English UK keyboard when windows is first installed. It can still be changed see Startli post above.

Sometimes hitting a certain combination of keys (can't rember which) changes it from one to the other.

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