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Microsoft has detected that you are holding down the CTRL key


douglas1973

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Microsoft Word and Outlook 2007 have gone haywire, e.g. (1) I start trying to type in Word and the following appears: "You pressed Ctrl + Enter as a keyboard shortcut for sending a message? Please do not show me this dialog again. (2)I start trying to type in Word or Outlook and a dialog box opens - sometimes it is a "Find asnd Replace" box, othe times "Insert a Hyperlink", other times "Print", etc.(3) Sometimes it is "Outlook has detected that you are holding down the CTRL key. Do you want to start Outlook in safe mode?" Sometimes it is difficult to start Windows 7 and on doing so on two occasions a blue screen appeared but I was unable to read the text because it closed down too quickly.How can I eliminate these problems that make my computer nearly unworkable - in fact it is a miracle that I have managed to access your website and write this.

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douglas1973

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Still no problems after changing mouse so I think (and hope) that this matter has been resolved.

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lotvic

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Thanks for letting us know, how strange that mouse fault caused the message about Ctrl key. Useful for anyone else getting same problem.

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