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Old 12-28-2009, 12:37 AM   #1
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Lightbulb How to set keys of the keyboard

Hi all
I am facing a problem with my keyboard keys.I am using Qwerty keyboard with 107 keys on Fedora10.When I press a key it inserts wrong character.Following are the Table of keys and its inserted character.

Key ============== Insertion
@ ============================= "
" ============================== @
# ==============================
\ =============================== #
swift+\ =============================== ~
Further, I don't know which key I use for inserting "\" character, which I need frequently.

I would appreciate your help in resolving this issue.

Thanks in Advance

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Old 12-28-2009, 01:01 AM   #2
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m having the same problem but my OS is vista... anyone knows how to resolve this issue?
while other OS's solaris, ubuntu, mandriva over VBox r working fine and displaying correct characters

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Old 12-28-2009, 12:07 PM   #3
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This is just a question of having the correct keyboard driver loaded. For example, using a UK driver with a US keyboard causes @# to come out as ". The is only found on UK keyboards, so you're clearing using the driver gb.

If you have 107 keys, you presumably need an appropriate East Asian driver. Enter the menu at System - Preferences - Hardware - Keyboard and click on the Layout tab. You can then add the appropriate driver, set it as the default, and then remove the unwanted one.
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Old 12-29-2009, 12:11 AM   #4
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My problem has been solved.
Thanks Lot DavidMcCann
Old 12-29-2009, 11:11 PM   #5
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yeah thanks David... my keyboard is working fine now... i was not knowing that troubleshoot is so simple.. thanks again...


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