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caps lock on/no scroll

Posted on 2004-08-13
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Good Day,

I think I activate some accessability option with the result that I can only type in CAPS even with caps lock off and even with caps lock on+shift. Also,i cannot use my mouse to scroll within a page. When i scroll up or down I go to the next or previous page.

Help, I had to log on here from another computer because my password has lower case letters

Thanks
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by:anon1m0us
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Make sure your Scroll lock is off
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DVation191 earned 250 total points
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is your shift key stuck? holding shift+scroll acts as forward and backward for webpages...it also can make your lowercase letters uppercase, of course.

disable sticky keys with this registry key...

http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/regs_edits/stickykeysdisable.reg

click open, and let it merge into your registry. you may have to reboot. see if that helps.
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when your at the logon screen, press the windows logo key and the letter u at the same time.

Check out the Accessibility utility program that opens and see if you can turn something off that's causing this issue.
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i believe its 'Sticky Keys'  you need to disable
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by:G3m1n1
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Go to the Control Panel and double-click Accessability Options and uncheck "Use StickyKeys".  Then reboot.
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