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 Post subject: Number Lock stuck on
PostPosted: Fri Apr 09, 2010 7:23 pm 
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Number lock is stuck on but only when a certain user logs on...the other users are fine. Anyone know what to do to remedy this??


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 Post subject: Re: Number Lock stuck on
PostPosted: Fri Apr 09, 2010 8:25 pm 
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When that user is logged in, go into regedit and change the following key to 0 (zero).
HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Keyboard\InitialKeyboardIndicators

A temporary solution:
press and hold Shift, then press and release NumLock/ScrlLk

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 Post subject: Re: Number Lock stuck on
PostPosted: Fri Apr 09, 2010 8:28 pm 
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Assuming you are running Windows XP, this appears to be a solution: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314879

edit: The registry edit is easier to do, but be very careful that you don't change anything else or you may make the problem worse.

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