help iv done something to my keyboard and buttons do different things

Found 12th Aug 2010
I dunno when or how iv done it but some of my buttons are doing the wrong thing, my pound sign is putting hash, and i cant find where my pound sign is (its not where hash shud be) and my @ is where " should be and vise versa, possibly a couple of others have changed to (brackets in correct place thow), what have I done and how can I fix it please. thanku

  1. Misc
  2. Keyboard

Go into control panel and language, you have somehow set the keyboard to us layout

Start>Control Panel>Date, Time, Language and Regional options>Language and Regional options>Languages>Text services and input languages>Details.
Edited by: "harlzter" 12th Aug 2010

try pressing the left alt key and the Left Shift key together

Original Poster


try pressing the left alt key and the Left Shift key together

yay, this worked thanku, i take it i had pressed them then, what did it do, is it american settings or something?

jus# live wi#h i#, i did

alternates between UK and USA keyboard settings
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