[SOLVED] Incorrect characters coming up on keyboard.
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I have just changed the operating system on my laptop from Windows Vista to Linux Mint 16 Petra. I love the new OS but am having a problem with the keyboard. Some of the characters that I type come out incorrectly. For example: When I press the shift 2 character to get the @ symbol, the character " gets input. The keyboard works about 90% correctly, but when I try and type commands in the terminal I am getting quite a few errors. I cannot get the \ character. When I try the # character comes up. I never had this problem before the OS change. Does anyone have suggestions to correct this situation? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
This could be a problem with keyboard layout. However, check settings or preferences option (option can be found under Control center > Keyboard) and select apppropriate keyboard layout. This can be helpful.