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Shift key mal function

"some keys are not functioning with the shift key for Compaq Presario V3780 TU"
With the shift key some keys e.g. c, v, 9, 0, m etc. are not giving either the uppercase or the symbols.

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Your problem is very superior. it is hard ware problem. take this to the hardware shope. otherwise you can use external key board. this is good and simple way. thank you

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Usually such behavior is related to a stuck key such as the alt,shift, ctrl, etc. which can affect other keys and not the suspect 0 or 9 key.

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How do I enable a compaq laptop's keys


Compaq Presario computers provide users with a row of function keys for added keyboard functionality. Function keys can serve a dual purpose as well.
Function keys are located at the top of Compaq Presario keyboards.
By learning how function keys work on a Compaq Presario you can take advantage of time saving keyboard shortcuts.Purpose
Use function keys to access menus, save changes and create shortcut keys.
Various applications, including Microsoft Office, allow you to select a function key as a shortcut key for running specific tasks. These settings are usually found under the Tools, Settings or File menu.
Each Compaq Presario computer has twelve function keys.
The most common used keys are "F2," "F8," "F10" and "F12."
The first three are used mainly to access and use the Compaq BIOS. "F12" is used to access a set of run from options during the boot process.

How to Access
Access function keys on a Compaq Presario by pressing any of the keys on the top row of the keyboard. Access the key's dual purpose by first pressing the "Fn" key located on the bottom row of keys.
Use function keys as shortcut keys by pressing them anytime while in the desired application. Remember, you must set them as shortcut keys first.
Note that some programs may already have certain function keys set as shortcuts.
Open menus and view the shortcut keys beside each menu item before setting your own shortcuts.


Dual Uses Each function key has a dual use. Press "Fn" plus the desired function key for the key's other use.
Below each function number is a small picture within a square or rectangle.
This dictates the dual use. "F1" opens help and support. "F2" serves as a printer shortcut.
Open your homepage by pressing "F3."
If you use dual monitors, switch between monitors by using "F4." "F5" puts your computer in stand-by mode.
Quickly lock your computer by pressing "F6." "F7" and "F8" adjust the screen's contrast.
Play and pause your music in Windows Media Player or other default media player by using "F9."
Press "F10" to stop playing media. Skip ahead or rewind media by using "F11" and "F12."

Other "Fn" Keys

In addition to function keys, the "Fn" key is also provides other keys with a dual use.
Any key with a small square on the key has a dual purpose such as the "scroll," "insert" and "delete" buttons.
Since laptop keyboards have no number pads, certain keys serve as the number pad by pressing the "Fn" key.



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HP Compaq Presario V2000 keyboard My Compaq Presario V2000 keyboard's left hand side Shift key and Ctrl key is not functioning. Is it possible to remove both the keys for replacement. Also, is it...


If the keys are broken, they can be replaced. It is also possible that the keyboard cable is partially unplugged from motherboard. contact +919811049801

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My computers f1 to f10 and my five and six are ot working


If you are referring to the F5 and F6 keys, please find the functions of these keys as under, please check if you are able to perform any of the functions mentioned hereunder.

F5


you can use this key to refresh the active window of a webpage or Windows Explorer.
In Microsoft word when you press this key, you can go to Find and replace window.
Pressing SHIFT + F5 is helpful for moving to previous revision
To restore the windows size you can press CTRL + F5
To quit the Word program you can simply press ALT + F5


F6

You can change Frames or pane in Windows Explorer or a Webpage by pressing F6.
In Microsoft word
, pressing F6 will go to the next pane or frame.
SHIFT + F6 will take you to the previous pane or frame.
CTRL + F6 will help you to go to the next window.
CTRL + SHIFT + F6 can be used to go to the previous window


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1. try to do system restore first from the time system was working fine. reboot system. if fails.
2. update your anti virus then run a full system scan. reboot system. if fails.
3. update the bios. download the latest bios for your system from the dell support drivers and download section. reboot system. if fails.
4. reseat the keyboard cable. if fails.
5. reinstall the OS. if fails
6. replace keyboard.

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There should be a function key that is a light blue on the lower left. Hold that down and hit the NUM lock key at the upper right.

What happened is that you turned the numlock on just like on a regular keyboard but on a laptop, its a secondary function key where the letters double as numbers when the function numlock is turned on.

give it a try and let me know.
Good luck

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Hello,

The first thing you should check is that whether your Notebook has a SVideo Port or not.

If Yes than you need the Svideo Cable which you can use to connect the computer to the TV.

Once that is done, In order to shift the Display from the notebook you need to use the shortcut. (Function Key + F2)

Note : Diff computer may have different shortcuts to shift the display.
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Hope this helps
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