Keyboard layout

  bridge+ 10:57 03 Jul 2006
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My XP's keyboard layout is American ; I have tried to change to an UK layout but without success. The key board Icon in Control Panel is of very little help, I would have thought that the country layout was easy to change - it was with Win 98 ! Any suggestions most gratefully received - many thanks.

  Taff™ 11:02 03 Jul 2006

You need to go to Regional Settings and I think reboot afterwards - there are several tabs to complete.

  Stuartli 11:08 03 Jul 2006

It's Regional and Language Settings you require, as Taff™ points out.

The keyboard merely responds to the configuration made in Regional and Language settings and its Control Panel section is to alter repeat rates etc.

  Totally-braindead 11:15 03 Jul 2006

Remember to click apply and then ok at the screen otherwise it will default to what it was before.

  bridge+ 12:05 03 Jul 2006

Many thanks Taff, Stuarti and Totally-Brain dead; problem solved !!

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