Now I can type just fine (knock on wood), and I think the erratic mouse/scrolling behavior is gone (I hope for good). On day they worked fine, the next, nothing. Windows 3.0 would crash about 10 times a day, easily. I don't have a USB Keyboard. check over here
This could mean an issues with a recent up date.Aside from that, I was able to find two articles that might be helpful. Any advice on how to make it work??? Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Back to Laptops forum 14 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions icon Helpful +62 Report Heidirod Jun 22, 2009 05:02PM Hey, I had the same issue .. 12 month old playing on the laptop lol try pressing the Function key (Fn) !
Other than this issue, everything is fine.The workaround for me is to just press the control button when I want to jump the cursor around, and just use the mouse/touch pad You can copy, modify copies of this page, under the conditions stipulated by the license, as this note appears clearly. It's been two days now and I still have use of my arrow keys. This goes on for a long time, stops for a few minutes, then starts again.
So... I am trying to move from one cell to another by using the arrow keys on my keyboard but nothing happens. Report ajoa- Oct 15, 2009 01:07PM the FN key is in the bottom left of my laptop keyboard. Ask a question usually answered in minutes!
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Why you guys ask? http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-hardware/windows-key-arrow-keys-not-working/41683031-032c-429d-b2b0-a6dc5a111ddc Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Something I bumped into, faster than a reboot. Keyboard Arrow Keys Not Working In Excel Thanks! Arrow Keys Not Working Windows 7 I know however, that my arrow keys work (they do in MS Word and other programs), but don't work here.
It works Report anonymous- Dec 19, 2012 12:28PM F7 worked for me thaaaaanx alot guys ;) Helpful +17 Report Yaya Dec 14, 2009 06:19PM I had the same problem for months check my blog Source(s): arrow keys working: https://biturl.im/u3RKW Giovanna · 1 year ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse More information? Report oreostamp- May 6, 2010 09:09PM omg F7 worked for my thanks guys xoxo Report lea- Jun 20, 2010 11:15AM F7 worked ..yahooo!!!! When I would try to type certain letter/numbers, they would come out differentlyI tried restarting my computer many times and installed a BiOS update which fixed all of my issues except Left And Right Arrow Keys Not Working
My Num Lock or Scrol lock is not on. Not the normal arrow keys or the keys on the number pad. Calling Dell is one option. http://pgelections.com/arrow-keys/arrow-keys-are-not-working-on-keyboard.html https://www.google.co.uk/?gws_rd=ssl#q=dell+inspiron+15r+keyboard+replacement Good luck !
I've never had any problems, except for one time when it screwed up the time somehow, but anyways; The up and down arrow keys don't work. Arrow Keys Not Working On Facebook It seems to be related to recent updates with Windows 8. Good Luck.
Thanks! Windows 98 we'd reboot after lunch.Bob Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Didn't work. thanks for the insight! Arrow Keys Not Working Toshiba Laptop Report liza- Jun 24, 2010 11:45PM omg ty I think it worked!
Then click once in the game area and Wolla ... Yes, I tried pressing num lock. please help me Report nave- Mar 12, 2010 09:47AM im having the same problem (but on all websites) and the hole control panel thing dident work for me but try using http://pgelections.com/arrow-keys/arrow-keys-in-keyboard-not-working.html They don't scroll, they don't move anything up and down, nothing.
If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. I deleted all the keyboard drivers listed in Device Manager. So why is this the only program I know of where the arrow keys work by themselves?I'm going to uninstall the VLC program and see if this changes anything. I can press Shift+Arrow and I can highlight text, like it should do.
It seems to be related to recent updates with Windows 8. It solved my prob . :) Hope this helps View all 6 comments Report yayagal- Sep 16, 2009 06:10PM Can you tell me where the Fn key is that you mentioned? Also the mouse would randomly just freeze and not move until I pushed the "alt" button. If after a few days I still have use of my arrow keys, then I guess deleting the drivers may have worked.
if your using a key board it might be with the f12 button ,if so press enter while pressing f12 if this does not work im clueless Report happy- Apr 16, by R. Report gfa- May 11, 2010 05:54PM yea dude me too the arrow keys and the WASD keys when im playing a game it just locks and I dont know what to If no one else has any suggestions I'll just call Dell and see what they have to say.Thanks for your help so far Bob.
There are 2 "HID Keyboard Device", and 1 "Standard PS/2 Keyboard". Solution Check whether your SCROLL LOCK is ON. But when used alone, the arrow keys do not work, to move the cursor in any direction, up, down, or left or right. THX JER Report samantha- Jun 21, 2010 09:40AM i canot get my arrow keys to work atoll the scroll lock is on a still cant get them to work Report Monika-
It took 4 days this time, but eventually the arrow keys stopped working again. This problem only started about a month ago. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.