Having problems with your Computer Utilities & Maintenance ?

Problems with numeric Keypad

\015 I plugged in my new usb numeric keypad and now when I try to type it replaces the letters on the right hand with numbers. I have unplugged the device but I am still having the same problem.\015

Answers :

Problem solved, I depressed the FN button then pressed the Scroll which unlocked the #'s and allowed me to type normally.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Computer Utilities & Maintenance

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Numeric keypad affecting laptop


Another common problem. The drivers of the numeric keypad always confuse the NUM lock button. Try playing with the numlock and also if it does not work, try reinstalling the drivers. ... PC Laptops

Problems with numeric Keypad


Problem solved, I depressed the FN button then pressed the Scroll which unlocked the #'s and allowed me to type normally. ... Computer Utilities & Maintenance

Acer Aspire 7520 numeric keypad problem


Try pressing the numlock key in the upper right part of your keyboard. Chances are it's turned off and therefore the numeric keypad will not work. ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

When I turn on starts shows microsoft windows then goess to startup repairs


Maybe to start the computer in Safe Mode will work, maybe system restore will work from there. Basically to do this with XP as your Operating System, press the power button and immediately start tapping the F8 key, this will take you to a screen with ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

Acer 5920 numeric keypad


You need to refix the contact switches again which key has problem.Just pull that key and remove dust from there and reattch key again to it's contact.Let me know if you need more assistanse.Thanks. ... Acer Aspire 5920-6727 Notebook

Main keyboard i think my keyboard is grounded or defective as it types on its own kkkkkkkkkkk -- just keeps going. a times that it works, i cannot use letter p as it types * instead. please help.


The kkkkkkkk problem will be a sticky key, possibly something jamming the contact under the key.\015\012The p* problem is your numlock is on. Laptop keyboards don't have numeric keypads like dsktops do, so when you press numlock on, it uses par ... Gateway 400SD4 Notebook

My SONY Vaio VGN-TX670P laptop keyboard is not responding to anything I type. The touch pad is working fine. We just noticed this problem a few dyas ago, since it was being used for the DVD player primarily. I was going to use it for work today and discovered the keyboard problem. Incidentally, I had the LCD screen replaced last month, but the keyboard worked after we received it back from the shop. Suggestions?


Hi,\015\012\015\012Press F1 to start your machine. But if not working get an external keyboard and see if it will work.If it works, go to your "control panel" and Double click on "keyboard" click on "hardware" to see the number of keyboar ... Sony VGN-TX670P/B: VGN-TX670 PM 753(1.2GHz, 2MB L2 cache), 1GB RAM RAM, 60GB HDD, Intel Graphics 900, 128... (VGNTX670PBVGNTX670PM7) PC Notebook

Ibm thibkpad keyboard problem


The imbedded numerical keypad is on; At the top row of keys, there is a key with numLk on it. Press the function key, and the NumLk key at the same time and see if that fixes the problem.\015\012Good luck\015\012harvester3 ... IBM ThinkPad A21m 2628 Notebook

ACER ASPIRE 4520 keyboard problem


In laptops with a small screen (14,15" ) the keyboard is accordingly\015\012smaller than for desktops, and there is no numeric keypads, or arrow\015\012pad. So the keys 7,8,9 0, U,I,O,P,J,K,L ,comma, dot, / have a triple\015\012function: the primary ... Acer Aspire 4520-5582 Notebook

Fingerprint reader says not connected on laptop


\015\012\015\012Your product appears to be \015\012\015\012Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo processor T5750 (2.0Ghz)Video Card: Nvidia Geforc ... Medion PC Desktops

When typing keys unexpected windows pop up instead of proper letters. Spilled water on keyboard, but even with different kepyboard, same thing happens.


Please use the instructions in this link to review the functions of your keypad. Perhaps pressing fn + esc will disable the hotkey function that has bee ... HP Compaq Presario v3000z Notebook

My function key seems to be stuck on - Gateway 450ROG Notebook


Oh man, I *really* love it when people who don't know what they're talking about post an answer here in terrible internet shorthand, and a partially incorrect, misleading answer.\012\012It *could* be a hardware problem, but it could also be t ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

Gateway 420GR will not boot up


Try hit F8 before gateway screen start last known. \015\012Start the computer using the last known good configuration\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012When you see the message Please select the operating system to start ... Dell Dimension 8200 PC Desktop

Problem with toshiba A135-S4527 ,MOTHERBOARD NOT INITIALIZING


Try this:I left mine on, in its coma cond overnight. The next am I touched the\015\012enter key and it booted up! 5 days later it went back into is coma.Yeah, Toshiba Laptops ****! My A135 S2246 is doing the same thing. You and I aren' ... Toshiba Satellite A135-S4527 Notebook

Function key is required to type with keyboard


Hi\015\012There are F key for toggleing and locking in the Numeric keypad that doubles as your alpha numeric board needs to be released. This is usually a combination of keys which share a similar color.\015\0124 Using the keypads ... Dell Vostro 1510 Laptop

Arrow Keys working as Scroll Keys in Excel


The key that activates thenumeric pad arrow keys it is called "num lock", and it is located on top of the numeric keypad.Laptops may have additional function buttons to activate the arrow keys. ... Acer Aspire™ T180 PC Desktop

Shutting down incorrectly


Hit F8 while booting up then start the computer using the last known good configuration. If this helps please rate me if not let me know so I can help. mysleuth I copied this from WinXP Help and Support you should be able t ... HP Compaq Presario SR1830NX PC Desktop

1. My ideapad Y430 easy cam doesnot working after i reinstall windows vista ultimate. Not i cant use it for my password. 2. I also try to partition it into four but it doesnot support i can have only two partition. 3. i cant install Windows XP3 in this machin. plese halp me.


This is all I can offer in your situation.....one option is to..use the...Novo buttonThis button functions as a reset button; use with caution. Press the1. Novo button to enter the main interface of OneKey Recovery while thepo ... Lenovo 3000 Y410 Notebook

Numeral[0],letter[o]&full stop[.]keys aren't working.


This is the web page for technical support telephone numbers for Lenovo notebooks. Copy the web address below and paste it into the address bar of you web browser. It will take you to the main index page for all countries. Locate the service number f ... Lenovo 3000 Y410 Notebook

Media Center "video crash" after installing SP3 [email protected]


(1)The first thing I would do is download video driver from dell.com/support. (2)You can remove SP3 and see if that works. (3) If not you can Start the computer using the last known good configuration\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012I copie ... Dell Dimension E510 PC Desktop

Lenovo laptop ideapad numeric keypad is not working


You can go to any service center (or) the dealer for this problem. ... Lenovo IdeaPad Y430-3231U Notebook

Ican"t type numbers can you please help - Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook


From Dell user manual:The numeric keypad functions like the numeric keypad on an external\015\012keyboard. Each key on the keypad has multiple ... Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook

My function key is on and i cant figure out how to turn it off


Hi,\015\012\015\012To use the embedded keypad \015\012\015\012After pressing Fn+F8 to activate the numeric keypad, you must press the Lock key(in the top row of the keyboard) to turn number lock on or off.Whe ... HP Pavilion N5415 Notebook

Work with an external numeric keyboard


I'm afraid that is not possible. The only way to overcome this is to get a full size USB keyboard and plug it into the laptop's USB port and type using the full size keyboard. ... IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

Keyboard How do you type numbers. How is the numbers lock key turned on?


The Numeral Lock mode is turned on by pressing the key named "NUM LOCK" which is usually located on the top of the number keypad (on far right side of keyboard).However, laptop keyboards are different. Most laptops do not have a separate ... Compaq Presario 1275 Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.5402 seconds