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Old 04-29-2005, 12:33 PM   #1
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Default keyboard typing wrong things

I recently formatted my computer
installing win2k,xp(sp2)

I have microsoft mutimedia keyoard

in xp my keyoard types # instead of \
and shows the "pound" symbol when i type #

also while setting up my network settings
while giving workgroup name as madhav it gives an error
"workgroup names cannot contain special characters
such as ($%^* etc"
but when i type # which it shows as(pound symbol) it says nothing

well my keyboard works well with win 2k

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Old 04-29-2005, 01:46 PM   #2
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Default Re: keyboard typing wrong things

Is the windows xp settings right in the conrtol panel? Set to uk??
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