Problem with backspace key

  letitbleed 22:42 03 Aug 2003

I am having a problem with my backspace key whenever I use it it deletes all I have typed not just last letter.Anyone know how to reset the keyboard to functioin properley /?

  daba 22:51 03 Aug 2003

Is this in all applications, or just Word, or whatever ?

  letitbleed 23:00 03 Aug 2003

Its in all apps !

  letitbleed 23:01 03 Aug 2003

Sorry no it just seems to be in IE

  daba 23:23 03 Aug 2003

Usual use of 'backspace' key in IE is to return to previous web-page.

Presumably therefore, you are using your backspace in a chatroom perhaps ?

  daba 23:23 03 Aug 2003

PS does it do it in here?

  letitbleed 23:26 03 Aug 2003

yes it is ding it here ,hence the spelling mistakes :)

  letitbleed 23:28 03 Aug 2003

ok just opened another IE window & all is well again
Thanks for the help Daba

  daba 23:32 03 Aug 2003

Always try the obvious.

First port of call - reboot the PC, usually solves many problems.


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