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For some reason the Alt Gr key on my keyboard has lost his "Gr" function and became a regular Alt key. When i try to type the @ symbol (copy pasted this one) i end up typing nothing and hearing the sound that windows makes when u press backspace without any text to erase. Is my keyboard broken or is this somekind of setting that i messed up ?
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This is an OS key mapping issue, unless the switch for Alt Gr itself has managed to fail. Did you change it to something else by mistake?
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250GB Samsung P120S, 1TB Samsung F1 Window 7 64bit/Arch Linux Samsung 204B 20"/Dell 1701FP IBM Model F and others 
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post #3 of 3
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Nvm guys. The key decided that being a normal alt key was boring so it transformed itself back to an alt gr key problem solved
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Phenom II x4 955 BE C3 @ 3.8 Ghz Gigabyte ga-ma785gt-ud3h XFX HD5830 4 GB 1333 Mhz OCZ gold 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Samsung Spinpoint F3 500 gb Windows 7 LG e2250v 22" led OCZ modXstream pro 500w 
CaseMouse
Antec 300 Logitech MX518 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x4 955 BE C3 @ 3.8 Ghz Gigabyte ga-ma785gt-ud3h XFX HD5830 4 GB 1333 Mhz OCZ gold 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Samsung Spinpoint F3 500 gb Windows 7 LG e2250v 22" led OCZ modXstream pro 500w 
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Antec 300 Logitech MX518 
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