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Type letter and get number on keyboard

When I type the letter K, I get 2, type J get 1 and so on. How do I change format so I get a letter when I type a letter? I have pushed Fn and Ctrl, Alt together,no resuts. Help please.

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Hold down the Function Key and the F11 key at the same time. That should reset your keyboard to the letter.

Posted on Dec 04, 2008

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Press Fn+Numlk. Check whether that solves your problem or else Press the button Fn + Shift +Numlk

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