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Acer aspire 4520 keyboard problem.

My mothers acer aspire 4520 laptop is having a wierd keyboard problem, her computer is about 3 or 4 months old, her cat fell asleep on the keyboard(warming his belly lol)and now everytime she types some leters are replaced by numbers and everything is in caps 2=k,3=l, 4=u, 5=i, 6=o, *= p, 0=m, everything else seems the same, except it is all in caps, the numbers are still the same, 1=1, 2=2 etc, how do we fix this?

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  • doodlah Jun 21, 2009

    i tried and it didnt work, but we did fix the tab button, it was jammed against another key lol, fn and f8 had no visible effects

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Hey, I had the same problem. I figured it out. You just need to press Fn+F11. Good Luck!

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Well fisrt to get rid of the caps press caps lock its i in the cornelike in the normal desktop keyboard.

for the K=2 Etc.... press fn + F8

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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    Jalal Sordo Jun 21, 2009

    This is usually caused by Regional and Language settings in control
    panel.

    Navigate to Control Panel -> Regional and Language options -> Click on
    Languages tab.

    Click on Details button under "Text services and input languages".
    Choose the required country and set it as your default. e.g. Canada and
    US keyboards have @ on 2 and " on ' key. UK keyboards have vice versa

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