Strange behaviour after loading Windows.

  wesparmalee 10:46 18 Jan 2008
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I've just had to reinstall Windows from scratch after a hard disk failure.But now strange things are happening with the PC.My keyboard for some reason has changed, for instance if i press the key for the @ symbol, instead of it being where it normally is, it can now only be selected from the "2 key.So for some reason they have swapped positions!Also a couple of other keys have swapped positions as well.Could something have been installed incorrectly, i'm using Windows XP.Any ideas would be appreciated, thanks.

you need to go into control panel and then into regional and language and select uk for keyboard i think its put the default u.s.a layout..kind regards akanic

  wesparmalee 11:20 18 Jan 2008

Thanks for the advice, all sorted out.

  lofty29 11:24 18 Jan 2008

Hi westparmalee, definitley english usa keyboard, windows selects this automaticly, easy enough to change to english uk.

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