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  • Over time hardware can malfunction.

    If it is a laptop, many computer manufacturers have hardware testing for components.

    You can search on downloads.com so see if there is any free software to check the keyboard.

    Something similar to:  https://www.passmark.com/products/keytest.htm


    Sunday, July 1, 2018 11:17 PM
  • Dust, dirt, hair, and other debris can fall into your keyboard over time which may obstruct a key's movement or interfere with its circuitry. Try blowing away any debris in the spaces between your keys using a blower.

    The following Microsoft KB article will be useful:

    Troubleshoot wired keyboards that don't respond or that type wrong characters


    S.Sengupta,Microsoft MVP Windows and Devices for IT, Windows Insider MVP

    Monday, July 2, 2018 12:18 AM
  • Microsoft default keyboard settings can be had in kb126449  or TechNet Library...
    Monday, July 2, 2018 3:04 AM
  • Hi,

    Did this physical keyboard work fine on other computer, external or internal keyboard? What if the On-Screen keyboard?

    Here please insert keyboard from different USB port to check the result.

    If you have other keyboard software installed on Windows, please disable it for test.


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    Monday, July 2, 2018 6:52 AM
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