Installed Win 8 yesterday and some top row keyboard keys (numbers and special characters) do not work in any browsers

all keys work in other desktop apps such as Word, Quicken, etc but not in browsers such as IE, Chrome and Firefox, anyone know why?


Do you happen to have any Norton products installed?

Have you installed any new software since you started experiencing this problem?

Press the Windows Key on your keyboard

Type: cmd.exe

Right click cmd and click Run as administrator

At the command prompt, type the following:


Hit enter

This will check for any integrity violations

Restart your system

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Last updated September 12, 2013 Views 68 Applies to: