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Hi I was reading the screen and held down the

Hi, I was reading the screen and held down the right hand shift key and a box with filter keys popped up pressed ok thinking it would close but know my keyboard will not type I have looked in the hardware section it says that the keyboard is working fine I must have locked it some how any ideas how to fix

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There would be an Icon in the system tray where you see your time and date (refer the image)Hi I was reading the screen and held down the - 51386ea.jpg


double click on that icon and you will get
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uncheck the use filter keys box and the keyboard would start working

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Right click on my computer, then properties, device manager, hardware, here click on keyboad and delete it then restart your computer. remember to uninstall everything under keyboard. good luck

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