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Q: F buttons

What do the various F buttons do?

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A: F buttons

Fkeys functions are assigned by individual applications. For example, in many point/click adventure games, F5 is the "Quicksave" button while F1 is the standar button to launch a "Help" screen.

They also serve different fuctions on boot up depending on your system manufacturer.

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Several times now, when I start my computer, everything seems normal. But when I try and click on the start button, a quick launch button or a task bar button - NOTHING HAPPENS. I just get a ping sound from my speakers.
Sometimes a restart fixes the problem and sometimes I have to turn the computer off and then on again to get it to work correctly.

Does anyone know what could be wrong and what I can do to fix it.

Thanks

A:Start button / Quick launch buttons / Task bar Buttons - Problem

Is everything fully loaded when you are doing this?

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If anyone has acces to the connections/schematics for the M4600 touchpad/button assembly, I'd love to see them! For some reason both the right buttons have stopped working. Tried to disconnect/reconnect  the 14 pin "touchpad cable from the mainboard, but unfortunately this did not do the trick. Need to look a bit deeper - so would love to see the schematics or at least the pinout of the connector(s)... (It's a button - how hard can it be to fix... ;-)
Thanks and best regards,
 Anders

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hello Im having an issue with my laptop , two days ago i turned it on and i dont know what did i pressed but a dailouge box appeared with two options ( yes\ no ) and i was in a hurry i think i cilcked on yes or maybe no i dont remmber but  since then my brightness keys f2 and f3 and my volume control keys f6 and f7 and f8 none of them are working i tried every single soultion in the internet now the screen is too bright and i cant control it i wish u could help me asap thank you

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Windows Vista. IE7 problem
Take a look at my photos - I do not seem to be getting nav icon/buttons to show only the red 'x'.
Firefox works okay but not IE7 (windows Vista)
http:[email protected]/526040351/
http:[email protected]/526040345/
http:[email protected]/526040349/

Is there a way to reinstall IE7? on a vista machine simply?
 

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Q: Buttons

Hi

Can images be used instead of command buttons in excel ?
 

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New HP laptop. win7 64,
Opened ie9 and there is no top line that gives you, minimize, maxmize or X.
Is this something new? Checked options etc.
Tried to reload but wont as the version I have is newer.
Tried ie8, but not compatible. Should I remove ie9, but then how do I get on line to reload?
Thanks.
 

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Not all of the buttons will appear on the web page.
 

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before my toolbar buttons used to allways be in three levels, now they get crammed into one line, how can i set them so they stay the same, on three levels
with file edit favorites etc on top,
followed by back forward stop reload home etc buttons in middle
and address on the bottom.
this comes up sometimes, but not allways
thanks,
b
 

A:ie buttons

just drag and drop them
 

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Hello everybody,

I have joined the forum recently. I have a problem with IE 6 which started just a few days ago. When I open multiple windows I can see only four buttons in the task bar. If I open the fifth window I do not see it in the task bar. Earlier I used to see an arrow at the end of buttons by clicking which I could see the other buttons. I do not see that now. I could also see 7 to 8 buttons in the task bar before the problem started. Thanks in advance.

A:Can't see buttons

Hi

Have a read and follow this: http://www.techsupportforum.com/secu...val-guide.html

See if it helps.

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I installed Firefox on this customer's laptop, and when it's open and running, there is no button on the taskbar to show the open window. I've never heard of this, but I think it's a windows thing, not a firefox thing...

anyone know how to make it normal?
Thanks

A:no buttons?

Do other applications show in the task bar?

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Hi,my f2 key all the way to f11 are not doing what it should this problem started a few days ago and i havent done anything to damage it or mess with files or whatever. Some of the buttons still work but dont do what it should for example f2 which is the decrease brightness button now does nothing when pressed where as f3 which is the brightness increase button seems to open a header at the top of the page searching for page numbers, keys f2-f11 are all experiencing one of these two problems.please help me. Thank you.

A:buttons are not doing what it should

Hi,Try enabling Action keys from BIOS:http://support.hp.com/in-en/document/c02035108

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heya this may be minor but i have lost my go button lol, the address bar at the right hand side used to have a go button where i clicked on it and the page loaded, its driving me mad as i now have to type in the url highlight it then click enter on my keyboard, grrrr ,all i have is the address button the drop down arrow thingumy and then links etc next to it, helllppppppp

A:Go Buttons Gone Lol

i have is the address button the drop down arrow thingumyRight click on the drop down arrow thingumy and put a check mark next to 'Go Button'. You can also remove 'Links' if you don't use it.EDIT: Oh, and welcome to Bleeping Computer!

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Well I dont know whats happened here but how do i get standby enabled again im not running a laptop but i like this feature, attached is my picture im running Windows XP.
 

A:The Three Buttons

HI, Did you check to see if your power setting have been altered.

Control Panel/Options.

It could be they have been accidently altered. Peace Mal
 

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Q: buttons

edit: oh darn. html is on in here. darnit. how can i show my code.


original message before i did that edit
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hello. i was wondering if there is a way to make this windows button into a gif instead. meaning..you know those buttons right? the grey boring ones that say "submit" or whatever.

i have been able to customise one with css to try and match my site. but i still dont like it. main the text doesnt match.

so i'm wondering if there is a way i can make it so i dont have to use a button, and i can use a gif instead.

heres the code i have right now that i'm using.

<INPUT type=submit name=btnG VALUE="Google Search" style="font-family:verdana; font-size:13; color:81a3dc; background-color:274d8a; border: solid 1px #000000; cursor:hand;">

its the little google thingey they allow you to add to your site.

i have managed to customise it to look like this.

http://www.fortunecity.com/athena/power/519/

or

http://nav.to/tact1

it doesnt show much something odd with host but you can kinda see what i did.

i replaced the yukey old google gif with one of my own and tried to do the same with the button that says "google search" however i can't so i tried editing with css but it just doesnt match like i'd like it to. so i'm just wondering if theres a way i can just use a simple img src code and put in a gif or jpb and it would still work like a butt... Read more

A:buttons

ok, a few things:
1. yes you can do this by using: input name="Submit" type="image" src="yourGifLocationHere"

2. This only works with single buttons. If you wanted to have both a submit button and a clear button you would have to use JS to get both to work.

3. It must be in a form tag to work. But it should already be in a form tag.

HTH
 

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Q: buttons

XP IE7
Why is it that some programs won't open with the left mouse button? I have to use the right button and click on the "open" line in the drop-down menu that appears.
Sometimes the left button works after about 15 to 20 seconds
 

A:buttons

jaeros, Have you tried adjusting the settings under the Buttons tab of Mouse Properties in the Control Panel? You may also want to try another mouse.

Tufenuf
 

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Q: Buttons

Hey guys,i was wondering if there is a way to make (or if there already is one) a button / icon / shortcut that when clicked will execute the command "tab + win key" on the keyboard ? .... so bascially instead of pressing Tab+Win Key,i just press a button/icon/whatever

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Quote: Originally Posted by aca85


Hey guys,i was wondering if there is a way to make (or if there already is one) a button / icon / shortcut that when clicked will execute the command "tab + win key" on the keyboard ? .... so bascially instead of pressing Tab+Win Key,i just press a button/icon/whatever


Hi aca85, you want to activate 3d flip without touching the keyboard ? yes, it is possible . Dunno why anybody else suggested this to you till then .

1. Right click on desktop > new > shortcut
2. In the new shortcut box, type
%windir%\system32\rundll32.exe DwmApi #105 ( copy and paste)
3. Click next, then click finish.
Double click on it and see what happens

Wanna change the icon like that in vista?
1. Right click on the new shortcut ( shown as rundll32) > properties> change icon
2. In the look ofr icon ... box, write %systemroot%\explorer.exe and hit enter
3. Select the fifth icon in third row. Ok ,apply ,ok.

Place in taskbar? Just right click > pin to taaskbar.

If this is what you want Then you should have replied wihhin this time, I think I am describing another process. It's so common

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Hi,
I am using 7 on a sony FJ1S. Everything works, except for S1 and S2 buttons (buttons for rapid choice). On sony sites is possible to download only drivers for XP (obvoiusly it's impossible to install them), impossible find drivers for vista or 7...
Any solution???

A:buttons S1 S2

Actually it isn't impossible to install the XP drivers...

If you download the driver and run it as an Adminsitrator: Run as Administrator and also run it in compatibility mode for Windows XP Service Pack 2: Compatibility Mode it *might* install

I am not promising anything...but it is worth a shot isn't it?

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The top row of buttons on my keyboard stopped functioning. Keys like brightness - +, volume - + mute and airplane mode all stopped working, instead they all act as function keys even without pressing the "Fn" button.

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Hello,

Every time I boot I have to reset my task bar buttons: "Hide when inactive" "Always show" etc to my choice. The computer 'forgets' each time I turn it off.

Is there some place I can set these so they always are the same?

Thanks,

Bob
 

A:Task Bar buttons

Try this fix from kellys-korner.
Go to line #30, Windows XP Doesn't Save User Settings.
Instructions to run regedits at top of web page.
 

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Simple question - just bought this machine that comes with a 27 inch monitor. I can't find anywhere what the little  buttons on the underside of the monitor are supposed to control (except the on/off button). On the computer itself I don't understand the symbols and slots and what they mean also. Can anyone direct me to a source to just understand the computer and monitor layout? Thank you.

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If any one is having problems with IE 6 not showing buttons on the web, it will be necessary to download and install Java completely. I almost went nuts trying to figure it out. After installation of SP 2, IE 6 starts acting strange until you go to Sun Microsystems and download and install JAVA. It's free.
Lou
 

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Ok my laptop has 8 buttons along the top border of the keyboard, as do most. They controll my media player and are working fine. My problem is that I am working on a personal project and need to know how they work. I have looked for a good 5 hours on solving this problem with no luck. All that I need to do is replicate it if someone can show me how to.
(I'm new if I'm breaking any rules tell me.)

A:Media Buttons

Hello Dude, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Not sure if this is what you are wanting, but click on the link below and click on the User's Guide tab to load your laptop's manual. Go to page 106 and 97 of the manual for more details on the keyboard and it's keys.

Model Content Page

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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is there anyway to reprogram buttons on your keyboard to perform other function....i'm particularly looking for something to replace my Enter button (it fell off and have yet to be able to get it on for the time being)
 

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My left and right buttons on my laptop have stopped working. It went from operating one second and the next time I tried, I got nothing,
 

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Hey,

I have had this annoying problem for few months and I just dont know what to do and I dont fancy to install whole OS again...

So here I'll try paste a link to one pic, I took. So that will tell somehow my problem...

http://img233.imageshack.us/my.php?image=winxp11oy.jpg

You'll see, my buttons in that kind of windows looks weird... Though I have Windows XP-theme on and style is Window XP, some buttons look like from ordinary windows.... That happened when I did some stuff with StyleXP. And those flyleafs in the setup of graphic-card are like that.

I hope, you can help me...

A:Win XP buttons, looking weird?

If you made the changes with style XP you probably have to reverse them with it.
I am not to clear on what the problem is. Do you mean things are out of focus a bit?

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How do I change the buttons in the picture? I want to change them to different locations instead of those that I never use.
 

A:how do I change these buttons???

Get TweakUI from here http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/downloads/powertoys/xppowertoys.mspx and go to Common Dialogs > Places Bar.
 

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Hi,

I just recently noticed a problem I'm having. I'm using Windows XP Pro. When I go to add/remove programs via the control panel, all of the change/remove buttons have disappeared. In other words, the list of installed programs are there but the buttons to uninstall them are not. Any suggestions?

Thank you.
 

A:add/remove buttons

http://www.winxptutor.com/arpbuttons.htm
 

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Is it possible, using the Aero theme, to see the Back, Next, Up, Copy, Cut, Paste, buttons while navigating around win explorer? For example in My Docs.
I know I can use keyboard short cuts or r-mouse but I used those all the time and miss not having them.

A

A:Miss my old buttons

What was your previous OS?

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I have a few buttons in win 7 but i am missing a whole lot that i found really helped me out when i was running win px pro
These buttons include the ones that let you go backward and forward, the blue undo button, delete button, and many other buttons. I do have the backward and forward buttons but i am missing the other ones. I hope that i have explained myself well enough. I have set up in "folder options" and "taskbar and start menu" but i am still missing quite a few buttons that were really helpful to me.
Can I get access to these button in win 7? Seems like a step backward if i cant.

thanks

A:[SOLVED] buttons

Hello,

Could I ask you to upload one or two photos with the missing buttons so I can help you better?

Regards,
George

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okay so the other day my cat was on my laptop walking around then right after i tried to use my volume keys and it wouldn't work, It would take to various google chrome shortcuts. I've looked around and cant find  a solution. please help!!

A:volume buttons

Hello. There are a couple of things one can do to try to solve an audio problem when one does not know what is causing the problem. The first thing is to reinstall the audio driver:
1. Open the Device Manager2. Expand the Sound, Video & Game Controllers section.3. Right click on the audio driver and select to uninstall.4. Do not put a check mark in the option to delete the driver software.5. Restart the laptop and Windows will reinstall the driver, but with the settings back to their defaults.
Another thing is to use Windows System Restore if you have a Windows operating system. Find a Restore Point dated from before the cat walked on the laptop. Windows System Restore will fix certain system changes.
A third thing you can do is reset the laptop back to the original factory configuration.
If you need more help, include the full model name of your laptop and which operating system it has. Without knowing those things you can only get generic advice.

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hi everyone,
i'm looking for a little bit of help please, here is what i want to do:
i want a button on a word document that when clicked upon generates a random number between 1 and 6 and displays it. when clicked again, a different number is generated to replace the old one. i'd like the button in the document so that i can take it to different machines. the document in question is an adventure sheet for 'choose your own adventure' style books, and the random number is a dice roll.

i've tried googling and so forth, but unfortunately it appears that i have no knowledge at all in this area and the existing tutorials on command buttons or macros seem difficult to implement. if someone knows how to do this i'd be really grateful for a plain english explanation. i'm fairly quick with concepts and computers, so i'm pretty sure i won;t be asking for a million clarifications !

many thanks,

tawraste

A:command buttons

Welcome to the Seven Forums!

You're going to need to make a macro using Visual Basic for Applications. Don't worry, it's built into Word (assuming you have Word 2000 or newer). Fortunately, I have some experience with Visual Basic (as do some others around here). If you can tell me how you want the button to display the number (in a message box, somewhere on the page, etc), and what the label on the button should be, I should be able to tell you exactly what you need to do.

Also please let me know which version of Word you are using.

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I am using windows XP and sometimes I can't see the buttons like continue or when I am ordering something I don't see the button that sends me to the next page. If I move the cursor under the information sometimes I find the hand symbol and if I click there it takes me to the next place. My computer is a seven years old Gateway laptop and this started happening recently.
 

A:buttons not appearing

Those buttons are often javascript. If it doesn't happen all the time, try emptying your temp internet files.
 

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The Helppane.exe on my OS keeps running on my computer even if i do not like to run it, i've tried to block it to secpol.msc on run but it doesn't work, i mean the program was successfully blocked but it keeps running for example i'm playing music on my media player the help button doesn't run but it saying that "Error launching help" even on my BIOS.... And whenever i attempt to press the start button it closing by itself cause the program wants to run even if i don't desire... Please help me! I don't know if this is a virus or spyware... Maybe it's just a virus but i don't know the name of it, does somebody here could tell me the name of the virus so i can execute it on my task manager!

A:HelpPane.exe and many other help buttons!

Bump me!

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When i start my computer, the screen buttons so that is the icons that are directly on the screen are too big, how do I solve this problem, reply quickly!

A:Help screen buttons are too big

Welcome to the Seven Forums
Have a look at this tutorial Desktop Icons - Custom Size
Jerry

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Is there a way to move the taskbar buttons around? Like to the middle for example. I tried moving my firefox to the right of the taskbar but it shot back to where it previously was.

A:Taskbar Buttons

The taskbar buttons can be rearranged by drag and drop.

to move the entire set to the right, Unlock the taskbar and
drag the Bar to the right. All buttons will be to the right side
of this limiter.

Right click the task bar and click on " Lock the Taskbar "

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We just received a shipment of new PCs for our computer labs, and the new systems don't have reset buttons. I've noticed this on my friends' newer systems lately, too. What's up with that? Why would "they" stop putting reset buttons on systems? Are "they" that confident that newer OSes won't hang and therefore there's no need to reset???
 

A:Why No Reset Buttons?

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Great Scott! I'm having a video issue. It looks like the attached image. The buttons are being cut off and I can't seem to find a solution.

Any help appreciated!

A:Windows Buttons Cut off

If possible try changing the theme.

Theme Settings.

This is a nice place to start at the very least.

Oli

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my keyboard buttons for win media player arent working. i have windows media center edition. the only butto0n that works is volume. please help me.
 

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most confusing issue i've had in awhile. I work at a company where we've placed several help desk calls for the same issue within the past week. we are running windows xp and ie6.0 - the back and forward buttons in IE have disappeared. I've gone into the toolbars and added the buttons back onto the bar but they are greyed out. This is only happening with the backwards and forwards buttons. we have multiple employees working on this issue but cannot come up with a resolution. This isnt happening to all users just randomly popping up at different sites we support. please assist!! thanks in advance!!Moderator Edit: Moved topic to more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

A:Ie Buttons Greyed Out

Since it's occurring over the different sites that you support, then I'd guess that it was something that each site has in common. Perhaps a registry edit or a Group Policy setting?

Try reinstalling SP2 on the systems to see if it clears up the issue. Or, try installing IE7 to see if that fixes it (you can uninstall it and revert back to IE6 fairly easily).

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Hi Forum.

I've got a realy annoying problem!

My boyfriend's mate had to fix my pc, and very kindly upgraded me from ME to XP.

There's just one problem though, when I go to type @, I get " and when I go to type ", I get @.

I know it's nothing major, but it's very very annoying!!

Please can someone make me look stupid and show me the simple solution to this problem.

Cheers.

Loopy.

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When I press the mute key on my Dell Latitude D600 the computer quickly returns it to the state it was in before I pressed it. Clicking mute/unmute on the volume control in my system tray works fine.
Both right-click buttons do not function. The right-click on my external USB mouse works fine. The left-click on both work fine.
Any ideas on how I can solve these?
 

A:A few buttons not working right

Still need help
 

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The leftmost touchpad button (not the ones in between the keyboards and touchpad, the buttons below the touchpad), is sticking. The other two bounce right up like the keyboard keys, but the left one has worn down it's spring after heavy use. Is there a replacement option for this other than replacing the entire upper casing (595775-001)?

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Hope this is the right place to post this....

I have a HP Media Center PC m70n and it has media buttons on the tower such as tv, guide, music, pictures, videos. They no longer light up and when I push them nothing happens. I'm sure I turned it off somehow I just don't how I did it.

Anyways, I would like for them to be on. I've looked on the hp site but can't find anything about it. Any ideas?
 

A:HP Multimedia buttons

Sorry, cudnt find any useful info on the problem. I suggest u call HP Customer Support.
 

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The problem its a bit erratic... for examplewhile using firefox whenever y try to download something the accept dowloand window deselects on appearing, the accept button goes grey and y cant reselect the window directly, y must select a window of another program or minimice firefox, then reselect de accept dowload window. the button thern turns avaiable. In desplegale list I muys select using keyboard, mouse slelection does not work. In order to minimize, maximize or push de red x for close program some times i must deselect and reelect the window.

In the java configuration page and on jdownoader (including instalation of jdownoader) the buttons highlight but cannot push them.

I've tried to reinstall java, and have formated and reinstalled the computer. The problem returned in short time... in before ending the instalation of all programs.

It reeks to me "virus"... probably reentered through usb contamined hard disk. the only strange thing i have found is a facemoods toolbar i never installed. any idea?

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rebooted pc with discs and now the number 2 button is the @button where as it used to be where it is marked on the keyboard i.e middle letter row of keyboard . how can i change it back ??
cheers
bash
 

A:buttons changed

So you rebooted pc with what disks?? What kind of a computer do you have and what OS? That would be helpful. Oh and the disks what are you talking about?
 

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