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My wireless keyboard 1000. Is not set up with a qwerty

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My wireless keyboard 1000. Is not set up with a qwerty response: for example if I type a w available appears if I type a v a w appears. The covers of the keys have not been tampered with. The keyboard was in storage (in Wisconsin w/o heat) for over a year.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Michelle replied 1 year ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** i will be assisting you

Let me know that is it only few keys that are typing incorrectly or most of them are typing incorrectly

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Most if not all.
Expert:  Michelle replied 1 year ago.

ok...and do you have a spare usb keyboard with you just for testing purpose

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Not at this location.
Expert:  Michelle replied 1 year ago.

ok..not a problem

would it be fine if i remote connect to your pc and check the settings myself

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
but it might be problematic. I just moved in. My only access is by tablet and phone. The insulation contractor is on the way. Perhaps I should come back this afternoon when we won't be interrupted.
Expert:  Michelle replied 1 year ago.

well not a problem

we can try a step or 2 now

let me know if you would like to try right now

Expert:  Michelle replied 1 year ago.

i am giving you the steps to try

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok
Expert:  Michelle replied 1 year ago.

open control panel...hardware and sound..keyboard

ensure that english us is selected as the keybaord type

next type device manager in the search box and open device manager

click on input devices\keyboards option..

right click on wireless keyboard listed and uninstall

restart computer

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let me know that does the keyboard work after a restart or not

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