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XPS 15-9530 Ctrl+Home or Ctrl+End question

Q: XPS 15-9530 Ctrl+Home or Ctrl+End question

The XPS 15-9530 keyboard requires that you hold the Function key to do home/end (Function+Left is Home and Function+Right is End). That works fine, but I have found that if Ctrl+Home and Ctrl+End are a bit finicky. Specifically, the key order I have to press to do a Ctrl+Home is Ctrl then Function then Left. If I do Function then Ctrl then Left, it only sends a Home and not a Ctrl+Home. Is there any way to work around this? It's a bit annoying to have my Ctrl+Home and Ctrl+End fail so often while I'm retraining myself.

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A: XPS 15-9530 Ctrl+Home or Ctrl+End question

I face the same problem. Any solution from Dell?

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Yoga 2-11 Yesterday the CTRL-C, CTRL-X, and ALT-CTRL-DEL functions stopped working; strangely CTRL-V works fine. It's very difficult to get the @  and ? symbols to appear, but capital letters using the same Shift key are fine. Also, when I would type, several of the same letter would appear, and when pressing the space bar several spaces would appear. I fixed this issue by adjusting my keyboard settings by setting the repeat rating to the slowest setting. I've used device manager to uninstall the keyboard, also updated drivers, etc, but nothing seems to fix things. Using Windows Key R and OSK to display the onscreen keyboard, and using my physical keyboard for input confirms that the Shift and CTRL keys work. One thing that I noticed: when I touch the CTRL key a round onscreen circle appears and gets smaller and disappears; this is also true for CTRL-X and CTRL-C, but when using CTRL-V the circle does not appear.   

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Yoga 2-11 Yesterday the CTRL-C, CTRL-X, and ALT-CTRL-DEL functions stopped working; strangely CTRL-V works fine. It's very difficult to get the @  and ? symbols to appear, but capital letters using the same Shift key are fine. Also, when I would type, several of the same letter would appear, and when pressing the space bar several spaces would appear. I fixed this issue by adjusting my keyboard settings by setting the repeat rating to the slowest setting. I've used device manager to uninstall the keyboard, also updated drivers, etc, but nothing seems to fix things. Using Windows Key R and OSK to display the onscreen keyboard, and using my physical keyboard for input confirms that the Shift and CTRL keys work. One thing that I noticed: when I touch the CTRL key a round onscreen circle appears and gets smaller and disappears; this is also true for CTRL-X and CTRL-C, but when using CTRL-V the circle does not appear.   

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Hello, we have to harden Internet Explorer to use in the kiosk mode (-k). The user should not be able to do a thing besides using the application which is loaded. We have set all the meaningful Group Policys like "View menu:
Disable Source menu option" and "Turn off Shortcut menu" under "User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Internet Explorer\Browser menus". I cant find a way to disable ctrl+u, ctrl+j and
ctrl+h.
Reagrds, Felino

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Sir
I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop with Windows 8 and Internet Explorer 10 installed.

In Google search box, when I type Ctrl+Z( for undo), it does NOT work. Neither does Ctrl+Y( for redo). When I type Ctrl+backspace for deleting the preceding word, it works perfectly, but when I type Ctrl+Delete to delete the following word, it does NOT work at all. Kindly help me out of this problem.

In Notepad, Ctrl+Z( undo) works but Ctrl+Y(redo) does not. Neither does Ctrl+backspace(to delete the preceding word) but Ctrl+Delete(to delete the following word) works perfectly.

I don't know why some shortcut keys work and some don't. Please tell me how to make all these shortcut keys work in Google search box as well as in Notepad.

Yours sincerely
Babu Kumar
 

A:Ctrl+z, Ctrl+y, ctrl+delete and ctrl+backspace do not work

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...hortcuts/0110d32d-66c0-4ce7-8682-eeb896e80c3f
 

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Hello. I encountered a weird problem.

I recently bough Acer Aspire 5734Z with Windows 7 Home Edition installed. When I type CTRL + C or CTRL + V my touchpad stops working for a few seconds. Then it get back to normal. And Except this the functions of ctrl + c and ctrl + v works.

This happens all the time, no matter how much I copy, I can copy nothing doing just the combination and my touch pad freezes.

When playing games as GTA Vice City I have problems using WASD movement at the same time as I adjust the screen(camera) with touch pad. Suddenly lot of combinations stop working, and I have to either stop walking around (WASD combinations) and use touchpad to adjust screen, then stop using touchpad and go back to using WASD.

I hope you understand. I am not very good at explaining things. And I really hope to find a solution to this.

When I did first-run of the laptop, the touchpad didnt have scrolling function working. So I went to acer.com, found my computer model, selected Windows 7 Home Edition and installed the newest touchpad driver 64bit. And it worked. Scrolling working. But freezing problems still occurs. And I think it might be some windows 7 anti multitasking function or something.

My comp specs:
2x 2.3Ghz processor
3GB DDR3 RAM
Windows 7 Home Edition 64bit.

Detailed comp specs (just in case)

Code:
General
System Type Notebook
Built-in Devices Speaker, wireless LAN antenna
Width 37.2 cm
Depth 24.7 cm
Height 4 cm
2.7 kg
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A:CTRL + C and CTRL + V freezes comp for a few seconds. [W7 Home Edition

You may an anti-virus program doing what it is supposed to do.

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I don't have a problem with the HOME and END keys being shared with the LEFT and RIGHT arrow keys, but it's a HUGE problem for me that the combination of CTRL and HOME/END does not go to the beginning or end of the LINE; it only goes to the start/end of the current word.  How do I correct this?

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Ctrl+Delete for deleting the proceeding word does not work in the Google search box or in the address bar of any site. Neither do Ctrl+Z for undo and Ctrl+y for redo. I use a Toshiba Satellite laptop with windows 8 and internet explorer 10. All these commands don't work while composing an email either. Please help me.

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Thread title pretty much sums it up: CTRL-A disabled, CTRL Key Works, A Key Works, Other CTRL-combos work. I use CTRL-V, CTRL-C, CTRL-Z, etc all the time.

CTRL-A has never worked for me, in any application. Instead of selecting all, CTRL-A pastes, the same as CTRL-V, only when you use CTRL-A, in addition to pasting, it also makes a system sound, kind of like a knock sound. Out of desperation to identify the sound I looked control panel sounds and listened to all of them, it's not there.

I've never really needed CTRL-A until now because I'm wanting to use a specific application that has no other way to select all except CTRL-A, so I'm now desperate...

Any help will be much appreciated.

A:CTRL-A disabled, CTRL Key Works, A Key Works, Other CTRL-combos work

Hello Dave mate have you run either of these

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1538-sfc-scannow-command-system-file-checker.html

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/433-disk-check.html< if necessary include the /f and /r in the command line as per Option2
if not do them in safe mode and see if that fixes the problem.

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Hello, The CTRL & MAJ (both sides) keys don't work any more on my Lenovo Yoga 3 11. I can't do CTRL+C or CTRL+VOr I can't type number (on French keyboard to type numbers you need the MAJ key). Thanks for your help,  

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For a while now, the two Ctrl keys have done Mute and Volume Up. It's really annoying and I don't know what's causing it. Does anyone know what it is, and how can I stop it? Thanks!
 

A:Left Ctrl = mute, Right Ctrl = Master Volume up. Annoying!

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Since I instaled the Vista Home Premium in my notebook Acer 5520, I canīt select all files in explorer window with the keybord!

What should I do?
 

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Hi... I'm running Windows Vista Home Premium SP1 on my Dell Inspiron 1720 with a tricked out Firefox 3 with a bunch of extensions, and all of a sudden today I started notice that Ctrl + S and Ctrl + F, 2 keyboard shortcuts that I use ALL THE TIME, are no longer working in ANY APPLICATION. The F and Control keys are working fine separately and other common shortcuts such as Ctrl + C, V, A, O, and P are working just fine.

I've tried it in Firefox, Internet Explorer, Notepad, Paint and Dreamweaver and Ctrl + S and Ctrl + F don't work in either one of those applications. The weird thing is without doing much of anything, it was working at some point today after I had noticed it WASN'T working, but now I rebooted for another reason and those 2 shortcuts are not working again.

By the way, I went into Vista's Ease of Access center (previously called Accessibility I believe), and everything is turned off.

And I also tried the control key to the right of my keyboard. None of it works.

Very annoying... Anyone got any ideas or know of any app that will help me find out what the problem is?

Thank you very much in advance, any help's appreciated
 

A:Solved: Help... Ctrl+F and Ctrl+S don't work for me half the time on any app

So... Any ideas?? This still is happening a day later.

Nevermind... Just realized the problem was a little program called Audio Identifier version 0.7.1
 

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??? I use this all the time and now its not working.
 

A:Ctrl + c, Ctrl + v copy and paste wont work.

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Hello. I'm usually pretty proficient in handling typical squirreliness with my computer but this one's a tough one for me to wrap my mind around. Here's my computer specs:

Windows XP
P4 2.8Ghz
1GB RAM
nvidia 5200 vid card w/ 512MB RAM
Turte Beach Santa Cruz audio card
Seagate 160GB HD
NOD32 antivirus

Just recently I'd been gone to work and my girlfriend was at home on the computer. She usually goes on myspace, xanga, facebook a lot and generally doesn't stray far from those activities. I got home and she pointed out the computer was acting weird.

When I hit ctrl+alt+del, the screen just gets a light blue sheen over it until I click and then it's gone with no sign of the task manager. Also in firefox I cannot use the ctrl keys. The left ctrl key when pressed immediately makes the font size in the window larger and larger and after 2 or 3 presses opens a new tab in firefox. The right ctrl key yesterday was opening a new tab going to gmail and today is doing a variety of things including going back a page and copying text to pages. I can't use any ctrl key combinations in any software without it doing something strange. In Azureus it opens a file's statistics for example. I'm a key command junkie so this is a huge problem and I don't know if my computer's been compromised or what.

I've tried running virus scans on nod32, using spybot search and destroy, reinstalling my keyboard drivers, upgrading to firefox 2, updat... Read more

A:ctrl button whacky, no ctrl+alt+del, new windows in firefox

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Hi all!
I need help to use macros properly. It is my first attempt at doing this, and I don't understand what I am doing wrong.

I have found this thread which resembles my problem, but I still do not understand what to do
http://forums.techguy.org/business-applications/595235-solved-need-help-macro-using.html

Basically, I have 2 Excel spreadsheets open.
One is List A, the other is List B (Master List).

I have worker codes in List A, and have to find them in the B list to assign them a code (1) in column M.

What I did was go in my first spreadsheet, and selected the first worker code. Then, I started recording my Macro from there.
Ctrl+C worker code
Ctrl+Tab to second spreadsheet
Ctrl+F to open find box
Ctrl+V to paste the worker code copied from before
Close the search box
Cursor now over Worker code, Move over to column M by pressing the RIGHT arrow 12 times (from A to M)
Type "1" and then Enter
Ctrl+Tab to come back to first spreadsheet
Down Arrow to move on to next worker code
STOP MACRO

However, the Macro looks like this :
Selection.Copy
ActiveWindow.ActivateNext
Cells.Find(What:="A4WL7CPA3BRX5", After:=ActiveCell, LookIn:=xlFormulas, _
LookAt:=xlPart, SearchOrder:=xlByRows, SearchDirection:=xlNext, _
MatchCase:=False, SearchFormat:=False).Activate
Range("M1204").Select
Application.CutCopyMode = False
ActiveCell.FormulaR1C1 = "1"
Range("M1205").Select
ActiveWindow.ActivateNext
Range("P3").Select

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A:Solved: Macro in Excel help! Using CTRL+V inside a CTRL+F

Macro recorder only record specific actions, not generic actions.
So you can't use it to repeat the steps for other cells.
You have to code it specifically in VBA.

As for your case you can have a lookup formula in column M of the Master list to do the check.

eg in cell M12 of List B, type
=COUNTIF('
[List A.xlsm]Sheet1'!A:A,A12)

this goes to your List A first column to count the number of instances the value in cell A12 occurs.
Assuming there is no duplicate, the result is either 1 if found or 0 if not found.

If there are more than one instances in List A, the formula can be adapted to
=(COUNTIF('
[List A.xlsm]Sheet1'!A:A,A12)>0)*1

*1 will ensure that the result which is True or False becomes 1 or 0.
 

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My remote desktop session does not appear to be sending the ctrl+alt+left (CAL) or ctrl+alt+right (CAR) combinations to the target machine.

Yesterday everything worked fine. I installed Windows Vista Ultimate 64 and could successfully RD to my laptop machine, which is running XP Pro SP2. CAL and CAR worked.

Today I installed SP1 on the Vista machine. Now my RD won't sent CAL or CAR.

I downloaded a simple keyboard tester application and installed it on both machines. Locally on the Vista machine, CAL and CAR are detected. Same thing locally on the XP machine. When I RD from Vista to XP and try the keyboard test the program shoes that it is receiving the CTRL+ALT combination but doesn't register when I hit the left or right arrow key at the same time. Interestingly, the up and down arrows *do* register.

I tried the RD connection from XP to Vista. Everything works normally. I tried an RD connection from another XP SP2 machine to my laptop. It works.

Any ideas? Is there some sort of key binding in Vista that takes the CAL and CAR combinations before RD can get them? Is RD in Vista 64 filtering them out for some reason?

Thanks
Kevan

A:Remote desktop does not sent ctrl+alt+left or ctrl+alt+right

I'm having the same issue in Windows7, 64-bit. Were you able to find a solution?

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I am trying to update the logon screen so it says "Press Ctrl+Alt+End to log on" on a Windows 7 virtual machine instead of Ctrl+Alt+Delete. Does anyone know a way to
do this? I have already tried the procedures for manually modifying the authui.dll.mui file with Notepad + + and that just corrupted the disk.

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Good afternoon all,
Happy halloween

I m on Windows 7 based asus laptop and i have Oracle virtual box installed with as a system Windows XP.
Since a few weeks ctrl c and ctrl v doesn't work no more. I used to copy text from my system to the virtual box system but this doesn t work no more. I have the same thing when not using virtual box.
The problem is not hardware related i checked with a different mouse same thing.

I there a way to resolve this ?

Thanks in advance

A:Copy Past ctrl c and ctrl v not working no more

Try sharing it with the host system

https://www.virtualbox.org/manual/ch...#sharedfolders

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Please help! Since a couple of days I have a weird bug in my Windows on my laptop:
the shortcuts Ctrl+C/V don't work for copy/paste, although the right click menu copy/paste do work fine. This however takes time and is annoying..
I suspected it could be a problem with my CTRL button, but Ctrl+A works fine, so that rules it out.

Does anyone have an idea what could have happened?
I have guests using the laptop now and maybe they pressed smth accidentally that locked this up..

Really appreciate your help!

Thanks
 

A:Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V don't work in Windows XP

I have that problem at work sometimes and a restart normally fixes it as it seems I was low on memory.
 

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My colleague's pc suddenly would no longer respond when she pressed ctrl+p, then a day later she discovered that her ctrl+f no longer works. We tried to reassign it, but it appears that ctrl+p and ctrl+f are still correctly assigned to the print and find commands.

We have tried deleting the ctrl+p keyboard shortcut and then putting it back in, but somehow when we press the ctrl button and the p together nothing happens (we can type in ctrl q for example, just not ctrl together with p).

When we press "reset all", the ctrl+p is back under "current keys", but still doesn't work.

This is happening in all applications. We have also tried attaching a different keyboard and tried plugging it in different usb ports. Nothing made a difference.

Has anyone got any ideas what might be causing this?
 

A:CTRL+P and CTRL+F no longer functions

I do not know which operating system you are running but maybe try this option first :

http://support.microsoft.com/fixit/
 

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My colleague's pc suddenly would no longer respond when she pressed ctrl+p, then a day later she discover that her ctrl+f no longer works. We tried to reassign it, but it appears that ctrl+p and ctrl+f are still correctly assigned to the print and find commands.

We have tried deleting the ctrl+p keyboard shortcut and then putting it back in, but somehow when we press the ctrl button and the p together nothing happens (we can type in ctrl q for example, just not ctrl together with p).

When we press "reset all", the ctrl+p is back under "current keys", but still doesn't work.

This is happening in all applications. We have also attached a different keyboard and tried plugging it in different usb ports. All with the same result.

Has anyone got any ideas what might be causing this?

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I cannot use Ctrl+C or Ctrl+V to copy and paste texts in Google Chrome but I can do so outside chrome. I tried disabling all my extensions and re-installing chrome but that did not solve the issue. Right-clicking and selecting copy and/or paste works fine though.

A:[SOLVED] Can't Ctrl+C/Ctrl+V in Chrome

Are your drivers updated? Also, are you signed in to Chrome?

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I have new HP i5 laptop running Windows 7. It was working normally until 3 weeks ago aprox., then after several
updates, the combinations of keys:
"Ctrl C", "Ctrl
V", "Ctrl shift" and "Ctrl Tab" stop working. 
The others combinations works well, for new documents, bold, etc.
I ask to HP support we updated the hardware related, and I also tried to unnistall all fixes and apps installed since
the failure comes, but nothing works.
Any of you have a solution or idea of what to do to fix it?
Thanks in advance.

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Howdy,I created a post on the "Am I Infected?" thread back on 11/02/2009 and Mark (garmanma) has been helping me. He does not feel I am infected but stated I could always touch base this you kind folks so here I am. My task manager won't come up with ctrl+alt+delete, ctrl+shift+esc, start -> run-> taskmgr, or from right click on the task bar? We tried all kinds of neat little programs to see what was up but to no avail, however we didn't try the HijackThis route so I am hopeful. The previous post can be found at the following link provided (if you're curious as to what solutions have already been explored), http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/top...ml#entry1491790. The DDS and RootRepeal text files are attached as well, thank you so very much for any assistance you can provide. This site is wonderful and your team is the tops! I'm so bummed not having my task manager.

A:Task Manager won't come up with ctrl+alt+delete, ctrl+shift+esc, start -> run-> taskmgr, or from right click task...

Hi ForcesUndivided,Welcome to BC HijackThis forum. I am farbar. I am going to assist you with your problem.Please refrain from making any changes to your system (scanning or running other tools, updating Windows, installing applications, removing files, etc.) from now on as it might interfere with our fixes. Please let me know in your next reply if you agree with this.Please run Notepad (start > All Programs > Accessories > Notepad) and copy and paste the text in the code box into a new file:@echo off
cd\
>Log.txt (
ipconfig /all
nslookup google.com
ping -n 2 google.com
nslookup yahoo.com
ping -n 2 yahoo.com
nslookup freedrweb.com
ping -n 2 freedrweb.com
route print
)
dir /a/s c:\taskmgr.exe >>log.txt
start Log.txt
del %0Go to the File menu at the top of the Notepad and select Save as.Select save in: desktopFill in File name: test.batSave as type: All file types (*.*)Click save.Close the Notepad.Locate and double-click tast.bat on the desktop.A notepad opens, copy and paste the content it (log.txt) to your reply.

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How do you use the fonts, located in the ctrl. pnl. ? Do you transfer to other apps. such
as Word Perfect ? And if so , what is the procedure ? Just curious, but would like to know.
OS XP Home SP2.

Thanks,

Billjh
 

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I have a samll issue on a friends computer, I don't know if he caused it himself or if something happend on it's own.

The operatingsystem is Windows XP Proffessional.

When I do Ctrl+Alt+Del it opens the Task Manager instead of the Windows Security window(where you can change password,log out, open the Task Manager ect.)

Anyone got a cure?

BR

Jear
 

A:Ctrl+Alt+Del Question

C.A.D. is supposed to open the task manager.

Update: I think I found something, check it out.

Using CTRL+ALT+DEL Key Combination to Open Windows Security Opens Task Manager
 

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Every time i press alt control delete , only the middle screen comes up no options, tabs or even and X to exit. Can you help me?
 

A:Alt Ctrl Del Question

If you're running Windows 2000, try this.
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;193050

If you're running Windows XP, try this.
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;314227
 

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This just started happening a few months ago. I wiped my computer and still it freezes.  Doesn't matter what I'm doing on facebook, in a spades room, playing  a game anything. I have to ctrl alt del and start task mgr to unfreeze it.  Any ideas? I've ran every spyware program imaginable. Thanks

A:Windows 7 Home Ed computer freezes until ctrl alt del

kendliberty to Bleeping Computer Community  Try downloading Speccy and then install the program.  To post and publish a snapshot of your PC.. In the Menu bar, click File -> Publish Snapshot. Click Yes > then Copy to Clipboard. On your next reply, right-click on a empty space and click Paste on reply box then click Post. Download SecurityCheck.exe from Here. Run SecurityCheck and follow the instruction from inside the code box.. When the scan is finished, a notepad will automatically open as check.txt   Please copy and paste the contents here on your next reply. Download MiniToolBox and open/run the program.When open, checkmark or select all options then click Go.A notepad will open then copy-paste the report on your next reply.  

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Am running Xp Home edition and for some reason when I try to Ctrl-Alt Del, it says the system administrator won't allow it. I have done nothing with the settings and am the only user on the computer. (I AM the system administrator)
The computer also locks up ALL the time. RAM problems? Thanks!
 

A:XP Home Edition--system administrator does not allow Ctrl-Alt Del??!!

Methinks you are infected.Download, update and run this http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/spyware/software/default.mspx and then try this http://www.trendmicro.com/spyware-scan/ If problem persists,run the first of those in SAFE MODE(instructions here http://www.pchell.com/support/safemode.shtml Restart computer to get back into normal mode.If none of that
works,it`s time for plan B.
 

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Installed Win10 on my PC. Everything works perfect except this.

I use my notepad a lot and would really like to get this straightened out.

As of now: Ctrl + Home goes to the front of my current line. Ctrl + End goes the the end of my current line. It should take me to the top of the page or the end of the page. Page Up and Page Down work correctly. Ctrl + Home/End works correctly in every program except for notepad.

Any help?

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i was at a friend's house loading some software for them and when i pressed CTRL+ALT+DELETE it would flash up for like 1 second and disappear. any ideas??

A:CTRL+ALT+DELETE won't stay up on Win XP home edition

well im not entirely sure because im no expert but im gonna say that it probably has some kind of virus on it because ive had this kind of thing before...try scanning it over with an anti virus program and see how it goes...

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wondering why when i first got my pc that when i pressed ctrl+alt+delete that it would show the task manager or w/e it is where i could click a program and close it but now when i do it all i get is the user thats on and the status. how do i get it back to the way it was before??? also there are not any tabs to choose from it just says user shows the user image and status of that person and all u can do is either dissconnect/log off or send message
 

A:ctrl + alt + delete question

right do alt-ctrl-delete again up top you will see tab's click the 1 you want "processes"
then close it.it will open on what you closed it last time used
 

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Hi

Just got the above laptop.  Can't use Ctrl + Home or Crtl + End within Word (haven't tried elsewhere the computer is so new!).  Any ideas?

Thanks

Suzan

A:Ctrl + Home etc not working Dell Inspiron P69G

I'm assuming you have windows 10.....
First, check if you have received latest windows updates are installed. Please press Windows logo  key + R, type ms-settings:, and then select "OK'. In Settings, choose Update & security  > Windows Update , and then select Check for updates. Install any available updates and restart your PC if required.

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When i open up the task manager, and cilck on process tab it has like 45 proccess running and my friend says thats not normal.....?

A:Ctrl + Alt + Delete Process Question

Depending on whats in the system and whats installed it could well be normal. I have 37 on average. If you have an HP, Compaq or Dell..you can have upwards of the high 40's as they install alot of junk that runs in the background. If your concerned download hijackthis (link in my signature) and post your log in the HJT section and someone will take a look for you.

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I have an HP envy laptop less than 6months old operating on windows 8 and my Ctrl key doesn't work as it should.I know the Ctrl key itself is not broken as it works when pressing Ctrl + Alt + Delete or Ctrl + Left mouse key to open links in new tab and Ctrl + P to print. However the shortcuts as Ctrl + C, Ctrl + V, Ctrl + X don't work at all. This is the case in all programmes including word, Excel and Firefox. Ctrl + Insert and Shift + Insert do work for copy and paste function but frankly they are far less convenient. Any suggestions would be greatly apprectiated as it's very frustrating. Thank you

A:ctrl c and ctrl v not working

Hello jc84ox,

 

You?re not able to use your copy and paste function.

 

Go to device manager and uninstall the keyboard. Restart the computer.

 

Do a hard reset.
Once the computer is off.
Remove the power cable and the battery.
Hold down the power button for 15 sec while booth power sources are removed.

This should reset the hardware in the computer.

 

Turn the computer back on.

 

Open up command prompt and run the following command SFC /scannow.

This will scan the system files and correct any errors that it can.

Here is a link to command prompt.

When you go to open command prompt, right click and run as administrator.

 

If the function was working in the past you might try a system restore.

This will take the system back to when everything was working correctly without affecting your personal files.

 

Windows 8 has a new feature which will uninstall and reinstall windows without affecting your files.

 

Here is a link to both options if you would like to give either of them a try.

 

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Recently i've encountered this problem with CTRL C and V unable to copy or paste anything anywhere. Able to do so with mouse where right click copy paste works for that. CTRL F works which means ctrl button is functional. i've tried restoring to an earlier restore point, ran SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker but no errors. I still can't solve this problem.. I've clicked on all the relevant search results from google but none works for me. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:ctrl c ctrl v not working.

Do CTRL-C , that should place something in clipboard. Then paste by using mouse right click->paste. Works?

Right click and select copy. Then paste using CTRL-V. Works?

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Hello,

Running a brand new ASUS windows 8 based desktop. CTRL+C and CTRL+V work only partially, when I am using them many times they don't paste or copy (though they do some of the time) but they make my browser open a window or switch tabs or like make the right click menu pop up. It is so bizarre, I don't know if it's a bug or what, has anyone else experienced this? It is very annoying when I am so used to doing it.

A:CTRL+C and CTRL+V Problems

Hello kjelljs,

FYI, I have not experienced that problem. The ctrl +c and ctrl +v work consistently for me. I guess the best thing is to try (at this point) is another keyboard (if you have one available) and if you are currently using a wireless keyboard, maybe try a wired version. Good luck.

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I have bought a laptop with window 7 and installed drivers carefully. With window 7, I could not start WiFi manually but than i have installed window 8, WiFi function automatically start the work.

Thank second problems again occur about Ctrl+X and Ctrl+S. Individually these buttons are working but with cntrl command not working.

How to resolve it?
 

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I Cant CTRL-A or CTRL-C whats going on ?? i CAN right click and copy paste but i cant use the hotkeys, ive tried cleaning registery, but that didnt help.

NOTE: I can only CTRL-X or V or Z

A:[SOLVED] I Cant CTRL-A or CTRL-C

How long has this been going on? Might a system restore help?

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I have a windows 7 home premium desktop HP Pavillion, and I began to look for videos on how to factory reset your computer, and so after following the video steps i did what the video told me, I restarted my computer, pressed f11, and then I clicked system recovery. I followed the instructions and got the error code 0xe0ef0003, so I clicked finish.

So then I rebooted my pc and then i began to get the bootmgr is missing press crtl+alt+delete.

Any suggestions on how to fix. I got a cds just in case and I only have another windows 8 laptop so i cant make a recovery disk on windows 8 laptop on a windows 7 computer. I can still run system recovery and the bios i'm doing a system repair but it's taking too long.

A:BootMgr is missing press ctrl+alt+delete HP Windows 7 Home Premium

Update: The system repair didn't seem to fix the problem.

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I would like to change the wording on the Windows 7 logon page from "Press CTRL+ALT+DELETE to unlock this computer" to "Press CTRL+ALT+INSERT to unlock this computer". My company uses a lot of VMware View desktops and it's tedious to continually inform users of the keystrokes. I have searched through the forums here and cannot find the file that I need to configure. I have downloaded Resource Hacker and love it but I just need the file name. Can anyone point me in the right direction or let me know if this is even possible?

Thanks

A:Change "CTRL+ALT+DELETE" wording to "CTRL+ALT+INSERT"

You could do what we do here at work. We turn it off. It doesn't actually protect anything these days, just an annoyance.

Secure Logon - Press CTRL + ALT + DELETE to log on

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The Windows Security is displayed when Ctrl+Alt+Del is pressed, how can that be accessed in a straight forward manner without the shortcut.

Might be simple..

A:Ctrl+Alt+Del

The shortcut to access Task Manager, right-click the task bar and click on Task Manager. BTW, what do you mean Windows Security is displayed when you press Ctrl+Alt+Del? Never heard of that.

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Well, I've just installed a fresh copy of a downsized version of Windows XP (Please don't lecture me about this - I own a legitimate copy of Windows XP Pro, and just wanted something faster).

Anyway, this specific version was missing a lot of important features, most of which I've managed to replace. What I'm left with now is the single most critical annoyance - the Ctrl+Alt+Del key combination doesn't bring up the Task Manager, nor does it open the security window. In fact, it does absolutely nothing, and the same goes for Ctrl+Shift+Esc. Now the Task Manager itself DOES work, I can open it using the Run line or by right-clicking on the taskbar and choosing the option. However, accessing it via a key combination is critical to me, in case I encounter any game/program freezes or crashes.

I've already tried fixing this both in the registry (HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableTaskMgr"=dword:00000000) and the group policy settings (RemoveTaskManager is set to Not Configured). Neither method worked. I even tried creating a shortcut to the taskmgr executable and assigning it new shortcut keys. That turned out useless as well.
I've spent the entire day browsing through problems similar to mine and their solutions, none of which worked for me, so I've finally decided to ask for help (I usually manage to solve these things on my own).

So, ahem, help?

A:Ctrl+Alt+Del = Nothing?

Why not go to Start/Run and type SFC /scannow and put in the full version CD and let Windows copy any files it needs from the disc.

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I am running XP Home on a Dell 8300. I just recently got rid of virus called w32.spyboy.worm. Now when i press "Ctrl-Alt-Del" to bring up task manager...it flashes for a second and them shuts down (the window i mean, not the PC). Also when i try to use Regedit it does the same thing, the window will flash, an it will close. Not to sure what to do. If anyone has any insight...please let me know


Thanks
Kasey
 

A:Ctrl-Alt-Del??

How did you remove it?

This link gives some detail on where it is and what it does, and then gives you instructions on how to protect yourself from it and remove. Its worth a look.
 

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I just learned that this key combo (ctrl+z) is supposed to 'undo' an explorer operation such as moving a file by accident . It does not work for me. How about you?

-thx

A:Ctrl + z

It works for me in Windows 7 x64 and in Windows 10 Pro x64.

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