Having problems with your PC Desktops ?

Keyboard not typing english i.e. uk or usa, even after setting it to uk and usa english


Answers :

Go to start and control panel open regions and language options and open make sure it say English united states if not click on it and change it restart your computer and you should be set .Let me know what happens
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for PC Desktops

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 :

Keyboard not typing english i.e. uk or usa, even after setting it to uk and usa english


Go to start and control panel open regions and language options and open make sure it say English united states if not click on it and change it restart your computer and you should be set .Let me know what happens ... PC Desktops

Chose Canadin French instead of Canadian English by accident


Hello,Yes you are right: it is a one time option. You can however install other languages. You will switch from the Canadian French keyboard to the US or English Canadian keyboard by pressing Shift Alt. You will console yourself if I told yo ... Acer Aspire One Netbook 8.9" Notebook

I have a Canadian keyboard, when I press the letter Q, A shows


If you are wanting the keyboard to type as English, then you need to reinstall windows and set you Country of Residnce to England or USA English ... HP Pavilion a1730n (RK574AA) PC Desktop

My hp KB-0630 Keyboard is not working right eg: if i press cap lock it types Ss if I press k It types K] if i press shift it puts the computer into stand by ect I even had to use a different keyboard to type this message because you would.nt understand it on the hp keyboard please help by the way no diver discs were with the keyboard mr m Carey


Hi there\015\012it sounds like your keyboard is set to a foreign language. if you look at the blue bar at the bottom of your screen on the right you will see a < symbol next to which (to the left) should be 2 letters, this should be EN if n ... HP PC Desktops

I need to change the region from 1 to 4 - HP Pavilion dv5-1160us Notebook


What are regional codes ? Motion picture studios want to control the home release of movies in different countries because theater releases aren't simultaneous (a movie may come out on video in the U.S. when it's just hitting scree ... HP Pavilion dv5-1160us Notebook

Question mark key always comes up as a french letter e -


I use 2 different keyboard types too.Have you tried pressing [Ctrl]+[Shift] to change the keyboard type you are in. Even if you choose a default language in a program all other program will still use the other keyboard type, hope this helps. ... PC Laptops

Trubleshoot Motherboard what is mother board prob and how can find n fix them....


More than 70% of all computer problems are related to cabling and connections. Ensure all cables are connected and connected firmly. IDE and floppy ribbon cables and power cables can often go loose. Ensure microprocessor, memory modules, and adapters ... PC Desktops

Have Dell Opti Plex Gx 150 computer with Windows XP operating system and when I type on the keyboard, different characters appear on the page. Have changed to a different keyboard, checked the Regional and Language Options in the Control Panel (says English) and checked several forums and nothing works. Can you help?


All I can think of is that somehow it has been set to a Dvorak keyboard layout. I think you can find it in control panel under keyboard. I am not even sure if the option still exists with XP,but it might be worth a look. ... PC Desktops

Hitachi flora laptop and problems with typing @ symbol


Using it in English mode? Does that mean that Windows is set to English??\015\012\015\012Does it have a standard QWERTY english keyboard?? If it has a japanese keyboard, with windows set to English, then the keys will be different. Shift ... Compaq Presario Notebook

I want 2 reset my entire dell d630 laptop How do I do this I don't have any of the passwords


Hey,\015\012\015\012I hope when you say that you wish to reset the system you mean you need to go to the factory settings. If you wish to go to the factory settings and even if you do not remember the password, there is still a way to do ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

Wrong keyboard I got the EeePC with specific characters (Croatian) on the keyboard, but there are only 3 english and 2 chinese options for the keyboard layout! how could I make the keyboard usefull???


I suggest this, of course if you'd like: you change the keyboard layout to English (if you want to use English), can be UK or US.Then you change what is written in the keyboard buttons with the correct one ("English" letters).I know much ... ASUS Eee PC 4G Surf

I have a dell 4600 that I got from my daughter . which I had to re-install and It has a password in the bios for the set up and my daughter dont know


\015\012 \015\012Hi katmbutts;\015\012 \015\012 \015\012Before attempting to bypass the BIOS password on a computer, please take a minute to contact the hardware ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop

Can not change keyboard language setting?


For that again go to control panel->regional settings and language options.Then click on languages.Then click on details.Then in "installed services " you find key bord select it and add usa english then apply and ok.Let me ... Acer Aspire One Netbook 8.9" Notebook

Laptop keybroad produces mulitiple letters at once instead of the single letter pressed


Hi there.It sounds to me like the keyboard could be faulty, but you say that the keyboard is set to Latin?If your first language is English then the keyboard should be set to US or UK keyboard.To change this go to the control panel, ... Itronix GoBook II Notebook

MY ACER A0A150 IS CONFUSED. WHEN I WANT TO TYPE " IT DISPLAYS @ .AND VICE VERSA. WHEN I TYPE THE POUND SIGN I GET # .ALSO WHEN I TYPE # I GET .I HAVE TRIED TO FIND OUT HOW TO CORRECT THE PROBLEM BUT FAILED. ANY IDEAS


Hey,\015\012\015\012it seems your keyboard is set to another language to change this setting. press start -> then control panel -> then Classic view (on the left side panel) -> now on the right find Regional and language options ... Acer Aspire One AOA150-1570 Notebook PC

000021a error I'm getting the 0000021a error. I'm rtying to reload the OS but it doesn't recognize the CD/ROM even though the order is correct to go to it first. Tried to boot in safe mode and it's telling me I have a video driver error. Seems like a lot more than just that.


If your system does not boot, is due a:1) Order Bios (Put Cd at the first place)\015\0122) The CD used is not a bootable CDAre you using a bootable cd?Assuming your system is set to boot from the CD-ROM drive ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop

2 keys mixed up


Normally, this problem occurs if you language setting is different from your Keyboard language. All you need to do is change the setting of your keyboard language from Regional language settings from the control panel. Normally if your PC is pure US ... HP Pavilion dv8000z Notebook

I would like a manual for the latitude D610 keyboard to know how to use the symbol that are highlighted in bleu


In the lower left hand corner of your Dell Keyboard -- you will see a Blue Key labeled -- "Fn". This key allows you the use of ALL of the other blue labeled keys on your keyboard. You must press the FN key and the other "blue" key at the same time fo ... Dell Latitude D610 Laptop Computer - Intel Pentium M 750 1.86GHz, 802.11b/g Wireless, 1G PC Notebook

NO SIGNAL What do I do?


These messages are normal when the computer truly goes into suspend mode or loses the video signal (such as when the computer is suddenly turned off).If the monitor displays any of these messages when the computer should be displaying vid ... HP PAVILION A6230N DESKTOP PC

Keys on keyboard not working properly


Go to control panel, regional and language settings, ensure that the correct keyboard is selected (A UK keyboard and USA English selected or a USA keyboard with UK English selected is often a cause) ... Compaq Presario C700T Notebook

My laptop askes for a Power On password


I had same issue. Called HP and they told me it wasn't covered under warranty (even though my laptop is still under warranty). They gave me a number to a local shop. I called the local shop and they told me they did not work on laptops! What a jok ... HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC

English language support on laptop with German Keyboard


The easiest solution will be to locate a replacement laptop keyboard for that model. they arent hard to replace and usually cost between $40 and $80. I would web search HP Spare parts Third party is usually cheaper. Keyboards are pretty common rep ... HP OmniBook Vt6200 Notebook

Dell Inspiron 6400 keyboard types " when you select @ how do I change this?


You have the wrong keyboard settings, \015\012\015\012i trust you are using windows, you need to go into control panel, and find regional and language options, when the new window options take the second tab (languages)\015\012 ... Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook

When typing @ on a laptop I get " - PC Desktops


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 ... PC Desktops

Laptop to tv


If your tv don't have s video input,you can get an Svideo to RCA cord.\015\012If the tv does have s video input,just get an s video cable and plug it into the tv and computer s video ports and follow the steps below for setup.\015\012 ... Toshiba Satellite L305D-S5895 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: 0.9667 seconds