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This morning for some reason the laptop keyboard started inputting strange numbers and symbols instead of letters. At the time I was downloading videos from a Bloggie. Any help please.

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Woolwell

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Check that num lock is not on.

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Hi woolwell, Numbers lock is not on. The letters uiopjklm come out as 456*1230 and some of the symbols are wrong as well.

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Woolwell

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The symptom that you describe is typical for num lock on. Is there a function key for this?

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Hi the numbers lock key is on f11 on the top row

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Woolwell

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Still think that num lock is stuck on see num lock alternative keys. Try toggling it on and off.

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Hi woolwell, you were correct the numbers lock was on and following your guide, all is now well. Many thanks.

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Glad it is sorted.

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