keyboard malfunction?

Jason Crain jason at
Sat Jul 12 21:01:49 UTC 2008

Bob Cortez wrote:
> This is the alphabet according to my keyboard while running any
> applications. abcdefgh515306n6*qrst4vwxy

This a laptop keyboard?  Laptops often have those keys mapped to numbers 
when the Fn key is pressed.  Depending on the brand of laptop, you can 
try pressing the Fn+F11 keys at the same time to set it back to normal 
text mode.

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