Thread: Keyboard number lock not working
February 27th, 2005, 07:45 AM #1
Keyboard number lock not working
Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard 1.0A. Number lock light is on. Number keys do not work. Press number lock key on or off. Computer internal speaker goes off. Any ideas? Either way, numbers will not work. Switched keyboards (identical make) and still the same. Have Microsoft Intellitype Pro 2.2 installed. Any ideas?
Numbers at top of letter keys still works.
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February 27th, 2005, 09:17 AM #2
The fact that both Kbs have the same actions points to the windows settings, but I havent seen a setting like this in Win so I am not sure.
If you have a dos floppy try that see if you get the same actions, if you dont have a dos floppy try this, as you start to boot, press F8 and select safe mode, see if that changes the settings.
Do you have a second computer? Try the keyboards on the other computer, if the Kb work properly on the second computer, then the problem is in your settings not either of the Kb.They say technology slows down for no one. I know it outruns my wallet. I figure its because my wallet isn't light enough yet.
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February 27th, 2005, 09:30 AM #3
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February 27th, 2005, 09:43 AM #5
check the key settings in the intellitype program. maybe it's been set to do strange things?
February 27th, 2005, 07:36 PM #6
Thanks for all your replies. Seems I am not going to let my Son play Runescape!!!Somehow a mousekey function was enabled. Never saw anything like that. I was in a hurry to go into work and somehow overlooked the mouse key setting icon in the tray.Came home from work with a better attitude than when I left.Was a little more awake.Just re formatted the computer yesterday and was scratching my head this morning.Work hard to become not to acquire. I didn't work hard to win a million dollars, I worked hard to become Winston Cup Champion. Alan Kulwicki 1992
February 27th, 2005, 07:43 PM #7
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It's always the simple things that confuse and evade us. Glad everything worked out though.
February 8th, 2011, 09:57 PM #8
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I had the exact same thing happened to me and my Runescape playing son was to blame! Thanks for helping me solve this perplexing problem.
February 21st, 2011, 06:47 AM #9
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