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31-May-2011, 09:04 AM #1
Locking when I type "l"
Kind of a wierd one, at least for me. All of a sudded, whenever I type the letter"l" in any program, I get the blue locked screen. All I need do is hit enter or click the user icon( since it is not passworded) but does anyone have any idea what's going on here. Running Win 7 professional 32 bit.

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31-May-2011, 09:06 AM #2
pressing the windows key and holding the 'L' key will automatically lock the pc; just like holding the windows key and hitting the letter M will show the desktop.

If you can type the letter M and not have an issue, it's not the windows key being held down. Other than that, I've not a clue yet.
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31-May-2011, 09:07 AM #3
Thanks for the quick reply... but no, the windows key isn't involved here.
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31-May-2011, 09:08 AM #4
if this is a laptop, make sure that your numlock keys are not turned on.
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31-May-2011, 09:27 AM #5
Not a laptop... desktop
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31-May-2011, 09:34 AM #6
have you swapped out the keyboard?
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31-May-2011, 09:36 AM #7
No to swap out... will try that later
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31-May-2011, 09:38 AM #8
try that and let us know.
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