We use cookies to make wikiHow great. Jack Lloyd is a Technology Writer and Editor for wikiHow. That usually fixes it. Hopefully I'll get my physical hands on the machine next week and I'll get to the bottom of it. If your keyboard won't let you type correctly, scroll down to the Windows System folder and click it, click Control Panel, click the "View by" option and then select Large Icons if you're in Category view, and find Device Manager. The following guide lists the keyboard shortcuts available and the functions they perform on the Dell Latitude 5510 Notebook. In the program, using a normal USB US Keyboard the Enter key takes you to a new column and the Return key takes you to a new line. Hi, I hope someone can help me with this strange scenario. What should I do if the keys do not respond to typing? In AZERTY keyboard Q and W keys are replaced by A and Z respectively. Select the keyboard and click Uninstall. How do I reset this function back to normal? He has over two years of experience writing and editing technology-related articles. What do I do if the keys on the right size of my keyboard don't work properly? Jun 2, 2011 at 10:32 UTC. Thanks guys. Half of my keyboard is working, but the other half is not. To turn Caps Lock on temporarily, press Alt + the search key. Try using Shift+Enter, that should net you a carriage return rather than the enter. Yeah, I tried different languages, US, Can Eng, Can Fre, Uk - Eng to no avail. Restart the computer. Click Search for updates. This article was written by Jack Lloyd. On a standard PC keyboard, there isn’t one. Unfortunately on the laptop keyboard, there is only an Enter key. What do I do if my keyboard is typing numbers instead of letters? On a Chromebook, this key is located on the side, where you would normally find the Caps Lock key. You can change this by clicking and dragging a different language up to the top of the menu. Just hold the '"fn" key down and press the "home" key. A USA keyboard typically has a smaller return key whereas a European keyboard will have a larger return key. This article has been viewed 746,372 times. We know ads can be annoying, but they’re what allow us to make all of wikiHow available for free. Note: To open Start, click the Windows logo in the bottom-left corner of the screen. Note: If you aren't asked to type in the pairing code and the keyboard connects automatically, release the button then and skip the next step. If you really can’t stand to see another ad again, then please consider supporting our work with a contribution to wikiHow. Some of my keys got interchanged and I tried by so many means and ways, but only the above. If you use a Mac, the Return key is on the right side of keyboard, in the middle row.On some Macs, both "return" and "enter" are printed on the Return key. My Asus laptop has a QWERTY type keyboard, but when I type it comes out as QWERTZ. Jack Lloyd is a Technology Writer and Editor for wikiHow. Check out the "fn" key, it may be on; that's what happened to me on my ASUS laptop. This article has been viewed 746,372 times. If you're trying to reset an external keyboard (e.g., a wireless one), you can select it here. If this does not work try going into your control panel, find the keyboard in the devices tab and diagnose the keyboard. Laptops are manufactured by different companies (Dell… How can I restore it to normal? (See the image of the MacBook Pro keyboard below). What do I do if the number keys on my keyboard have stopped working? Resetting your keyboard may fix your keyboard issues, but it will also wipe any custom settings you had for your keyboard. Click Yes. A keyboard is a keyboard is a keyboard, provided you haven't loaded some crazed keyboard map. The function keys, or the Fn keys are standard on any laptop. Keyboard Shortcut Key Functions. If your keyboard uses batteries, it's a good idea to use the manufacturer's recommended brand if applicable. If I ask the user to do the same action on the Asus keyboard or even if i use the on screen keyboard i get the 'bum' result. Open Start and type in device manager. Lots of apps don't recognize the carriage return to be the same as the enter. Select the keyboard and click Update drivers. By using our site, you agree to our. On my Dell keyboard the @ key returns " and the " key return @. Answer: If you use a Windows computer, your keyboard most likely does not have a Return key. You will likely need to replace your keyboard and mouse. This topic has been locked by an administrator and is no longer open for commenting. My keyboard types only in lower case even when caps locks is on. Please help us continue to provide you with our trusted how-to guides and videos for free by whitelisting wikiHow on your ad blocker. The point is if your keys … If you are using a regular keyboard, the Windows key in between Ctrl and Alt will work as the search key. To change back in Windows 10, go to Settings > Time and Language > Region and Language. 2. On MacBooks, the symbols on function keys mean the same thing regardless of model. In the program, using a normal USB US Keyboard the Enter key takes you to a new column and the Return key takes you to a new line.