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Sony Vaio "Fn" Key problem

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Hi,

The "Fn" key on my Vaio is constantly on, when im typing it'll use the secondary function of all the different key's.

So i have to hold down the Fn key when i'm trying, very annoying!!

Does anyone have any idea's?

PS: The serial number sticker on the bottom of my laptop is missing, it was there last time i needed it but it's not there anymore, so i don't think i can go to sony without giving them every number i have in my possession.

Thanks
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post #2 of 8
Is there some kind of "FN Lock" on?
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post #3 of 8
Is the fn selection enabled in bios? Or have you spilled anything on the keyboard recently?

woo, beat by gon
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post #4 of 8
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Originally Posted by gonX View Post
Is there some kind of "FN Lock" on?
If you told me where to look i'd check...lol

@X -- I haven't enabled anything to my knowlage, I was just typing one minute then it just started doing it.
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post #5 of 8
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Originally Posted by PetrolHead View Post
If you told me where to look i'd check...lol

@X -- I haven't enabled anything to my knowlage, I was just typing one minute then it just started doing it.
So you're sure you don't have 2 FN buttons and you're pressing one of them while you're typing?

Also, if numlock is on, disable it.
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post #6 of 8
I wonder if windows turned on stickey keys or whatever that annoying "tool" is.
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post #7 of 8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by gonX View Post
So you're sure you don't have 2 FN buttons and you're pressing one of them while you're typing?

Also, if numlock is on, disable it.
I just disabled Numlock and Scroll lock and it's not doing it anymore but if i put either on it does it again..lol

Thanks for the help mate, it's been doing my nut in for a few day's
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post #8 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by PetrolHead View Post
I just disabled Numlock and Scroll lock and it's not doing it anymore but if i put either on it does it again..lol

Thanks for the help mate, it's been doing my nut in for a few day's
Glad it works again
Enjoy your naughty Sony! (Well, it's a Sony afterall )
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