iMac Core Duo - Parallels - WinXP : numeric pad doesn't work in XP

Discussion in 'Apple' started by C-A Berseth, Jun 2, 2006.

  1. C-A Berseth

    C-A Berseth Guest

    Brand new iMac Core Duo with Parallels installed and Win XP Home.
    Language is French and the keyboard layout is Swiss-French.

    WinXP runs well and fast, except that the keyboard's numeric pad does not
    respond. Any ideas ?

    C-A Berseth, Jun 2, 2006
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  2. Salut CAB

    I have the old black Pro keyboard. Hitting the "num lock" once (left to
    the =-sign) helps...

    How do I make the @-sign ;-) (Swiss German layout)?

    Andreas Rutishauser, Jun 2, 2006
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  3. Hi Andreas,

    Thanks for the hint. I'll try tomorrow, for the moment I am on a PB
    G4-667... no way to try //XP here.

    For @ on my PB keyboard I type option-g but I don't know if this is
    valid on your keyboard. BTW, are you asking for Mac OSX or for WinXP ?

    Either way, you may use a keyboard viewer software to find the right

    Hope this helps.
    Claude-Albert Berseth, Jun 2, 2006
  4. C-A Berseth

    Davoud Guest

    Certainement. Vous voulez <>. La groupe
    comp.sys. *mac* .system est pour l'OS *Macintosh* seulment.

    Davoud, Jun 2, 2006
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