Strange behaviour after loading Windows.

  wesparmalee 10:46 18 Jan 08
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I've just had to reinstall Windows from scratch after a hard disk failure.But now strange things are happening with the PC.My keyboard for some reason has changed, for instance if i press the key for the @ symbol, instead of it being where it normally is, it can now only be selected from the "2 key.So for some reason they have swapped positions!Also a couple of other keys have swapped positions as well.Could something have been installed incorrectly, i'm using Windows XP.Any ideas would be appreciated, thanks.

  @k@n!c 10:48 18 Jan 08

you need to go into control panel and then into regional and language and select uk for keyboard i think its put the default u.s.a layout..kind regards akanic

  wesparmalee 11:20 18 Jan 08

Thanks for the advice, all sorted out.

  lofty29 11:24 18 Jan 08

Hi westparmalee, definitley english usa keyboard, windows selects this automaticly, easy enough to change to english uk.

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