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Keyboard loses apostrophes
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Parrot  Identity Verified
Spain
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May 3, 2006

Can anyone explain why a Logitec PS/2 keyboard (Setpoint 2.12b) would suddenly lose its apostrophes after more than half a year of perfect functioning?

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Sabrina Ciserchia  Identity Verified
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Same thing happened to me... May 3, 2006

Hi!

I really do not know why, but my Genius keyboard did the same one day a few months ago; not only with apostrophes but also with other things like exclamation/question marks, all of a sudden!
I reset it and everything then went back to normal, but I would also like to know why this happened...


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Parrot  Identity Verified
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Saturated RAM? May 3, 2006

Sabrina Ciserchia wrote:

Hi!

I really do not know why, but my Genius keyboard did the same one day a few months ago; not only with apostrophes but also with other things like exclamation/question marks, all of a sudden!
I reset it and everything then went back to normal, but I would also like to know why this happened...



Been there, done that. I observed when this happens, you can save the file, close it and open again. This would seem to indicate RAM was saturated (probably multi-tasking).

My own problem is proving quite permanent, however (Would it have anything to do with those extra buttons on the keyboard? I just wonder).


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