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Alt f4 not working

I'm using a compaq presario 2500 with a usb keyboard microsoft comfort keyboard 2000v1.0 during the past month and it's been working great!
today somehow i can't close programs and stuffs with alt f4. the keyboard of the compaq laptop works on the alt f4 thing though....
need help?
thanks
Kevin H.

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  • Anonymous Feb 05, 2009

    I also have this problem with a Microsoft Keyboard. And I can't use F3 to find something in Mozilla Firefox. Would really like a solution, thanks

  • dhalber Apr 16, 2009

    I have the exact same problem - no 'F' keys are working. This includes alt+F4 to close programs, F2 in excel to enter data in a cell, F5 for refresh....anybody know how to fix it?



    Im using Vista, a Microsoft Wireless Laser Desktop 3000 keyboard, Dell Inspiron Desktop.



    Cheers

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Hello,

To solve this problem you must to use on your keyboard the key "F verr.f." near the "print screen" key. After lock it, you can used the ALT+Fx combination.

Enjoy

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

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THANK YOU HADOCK4!!!

I was going to return the keyboard if I didn't fix this annoyance.

Posted on Apr 20, 2010

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