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easy one for you guys

bluesboy

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I know, I know an easy one but i just cant remember!!!

The " and @ are the wrong way round when I press the keyboard keys, how do I change them.......PLEASE

: thanks :
 

GaryM

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Possibly.......

Control Panel > Regional and Language Options

Check Languages > Details (could also be regional options) and make sure you have EN (UK) selected.
 
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#5
if the keyboard is setto english (united states) then the keys will be as they are now
 

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if the keyboard is setto english (united states) then the keys will be as they are now
Thanks Robg, I will check it out monday but when I did a clean install I am pritty sure I set all those to UK settings, but I will check.
 
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I know, I know an easy one but i just cant remember!!!

The " and @ are the wrong way round when I press the keyboard keys, how do I change them.......PLEASE

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right click blue bar at bottom and delete us setting and change to uk
 

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Pop the @ and " key out of your keyboard and change them around. Fixed! ;)
 

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Just to help u along

Click start

Then control panel

Select --> Regional andLanguage options

Click The languages tab

Click details

Add the uk keyboard by click add and selecting it

Then remove the us keyboard option.

Reboot and all is good
 

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Hi Mate try This
control panel Regional and language settings there are 3 tabs @ the top 1) Regional options / u need to change the country twice both to united kingdom 2) languaes / details again change the country to uk , then tab 3 advanced then u change it again to the uk , once all these are in place retart ur pc , it might even ask u to put ur xp disk in also
regards biffo
 

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#14
I know, I know an easy one but i just cant remember!!!

The " and @ are the wrong way round when I press the keyboard keys, how do I change them.......PLEASE

: thanks :
:roflmao: you cant set keyboard layout, but you can build power stations, bridges, etc :):)
 

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Thanks Kris great DW answer, and to you Mujja spot on m8 sorted.

Yeah thans Napster, always good to get your advice m8, last one I was on is paying #500,000 a week in penalties.
But now soted thank guys: dipsy :
 
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hey thanx for this my pc's been like this for over 4 years and always wanted to no how to change this,: multi : : multi :