Having problems with your Gateway MX8711 Notebook ?
10 key numbers on laptop will not shut off unless i hold th fn
\015 Gateway laptop, built in 10 key is on and we are not sure how to turn it off\015
Have you tried pressing Number Lock? The key may be labeled "Num Lock". If the Number Lock key is labeled with a different color than the letter keys, you may have to hold the corresponding colored key (like Fn or something) while pressing the Num Lock key.
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