Number Lock stuck on

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Number Lock stuck on

#1 Post by cory43112 » Fri Apr 09, 2010 7:23 pm

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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Re: Number Lock stuck on

#2 Post by RealBlackStuff » Fri Apr 09, 2010 8:25 pm

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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Re: Number Lock stuck on

#3 Post by rkawakami » Fri Apr 09, 2010 8:28 pm

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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