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Keyboard problems Keyboard on the new Dell Laptop Inspiron 1545 has gone haywire. While typing it throws me into numerous other programs or sites. The keys are not worn or dirty as it is brand new. I cannot find anything wrong in the control panel for the keyboard so how can I fix this? The only solution I have found is to type in an unnatural position with hands held high over the keys to hit them dead on center! This is not a good way to type and will cause damage to my wrists soon!

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Go to Control Panel --- then System -- then device manager -- under keyboard right click and go to update driver.

If that doesn't work, go into control panel and there should be an Icon for KEYBOARD. Check the "Key settings" and make sure it set to "Standard" and not custom or gaming.

Hope this helps!

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