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  • druffles Aug 10, 2008

    It didn't help unfortunately, I can reproduce the problem on my PC with English (US) keyboard, but this is on my sis-in-laws Packard Bell laptop set to English (United Kingdom) and it didn't work.

  • benpaul25 Dec 18, 2008

    typing @ shows something else on screen. i need to change settings of keyboard i suppose.

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Looks like the keyboard settings are set to a different country , goto start/ control paner/ look under/ Regional and languages icon and youll see a dropdown box , , set it to english uk,,not english united states,,or click help and keyboard regions

Posted on Aug 08, 2008

  • dennis Aug 10, 2008

    Hmm , Ill look into this for you , Out of shear madness , have you tried the opposite and set the packard bell to english \US/ ..test..reset pc and then back english \UK/ test reset pc



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