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[SOLVED] Fn + F# sound related buttons aren't working anymore

Q: [SOLVED] Fn + F# sound related buttons aren't working anymore

I recently upgraded from XP to Windows 7

When i had XP i could press "Fn + F3" to lower my sound volume, "Fn + F4" to raise my sound volume and "Fn + F10" to completely mute my computer.
So, all the sound related buttons.

When i formatted my computer and got Windows 7 on it. These buttons dont work anymore.
I can still press "Fn + F6" to lower the screen light, and "Fn + F7" to raise it.

Can anyone help me?
Im guessing its related to a driver or something..

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A: [SOLVED] Fn + F# sound related buttons aren't working anymore

I have exactly the same problem.. I use Packard-Bell MX65 and can't use almost all the the hot keys when i set up Windows 7 Ultimate x64..

And I can use brightness down and up with fn+f6 and fn+f7 like you.. But no blue screen appears while i'm doing that like I was doing it in Xp.. Fn+F11 also works that turns off the screen.

I thought it's related to the driver ATK0100 ACPI Utility and set up a lot of that driver.. But still it doesn't work.. I hope someone can help us Kasp.
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A:Solved: Wirless not working anymore

Disable encryption and try to connect. If successful, re-enable encryption and try again.
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I checked the drives via computer management in device manager and my flash drives and Ipod are displayed there, but are not in disk management. Also when I safely remove the hardware they are listed there also, but I have no access to them...PLEASE HELP! they have been working for years and all of sudden just stopped!

Is this a windows issue?

thanks in advance

Hope to hear from yo soon!

A:[SOLVED] USB Devices not working anymore.HELP!

Try deleting/removing the USB controllers in Device Manager and reboot.

You might also consider updating to SP3.
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A:[SOLVED] autostart not working anymore

hello okee,

once again you need to post in the forum for (Windows ME)

this forum is for XP
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A:Solved: Bridge connection not working anymore

For the laptop and desktop ...

Open a (black) Command Prompt window:
Hold the Windows logo key and press r; in the Run box type cmd and click on OK.

Type the following commands:

nbtstat -n


[Note that there is no space between the slash and ALL.]

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
Paste the results in a message here.

If necessary use a text file and removable media to copy the results to a computer with internet access.
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Try the steps listed in this link. Only rename the files that begin with avg. Do not delete.
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A:Canon MP830 printer hard buttons wont bring up the scanner PC interface anymore...


Originally Posted by markm75

I have an MP830 Canon scanner.. typically when you hit the scan to PDF (duplex or otherwise) option on the unit.. Vista (x64) will then pop up the scanning interface and save the pdf to the harddrive (based on the settings that are stored in mp navigator v2.2.. which still look fine)..

I cant get this to work anymore..

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But upon pressing the hard button on the printer, i just get the vista wait cursor for a half second.. then nothing.

I've tried reinstalling mp navigator and the printer driver to no avail..

Anyone have any thoughts?


I'm thinking it may have something to do with missing registry keys for launching the app, but i forget where these are stored..

I also suddenly cant even scan from MPNavigator itself.. i get "scan failed".. my scanner driver is installed as Canon MP830 right now.. (I've turned off the printer, removed everything, registry included, then reinstalled twice now with no luck).
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What's the model name and model number of your HP?

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Welcome to TSF....

What is the make and model of computer?
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"Chrome" is a Google browser;utm_medium=ha
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I'm using a store brand of DVDRW.Click to expand...

Always buy quality media. Store brands usually aren't. Also, DVDRW media, isn't very reliable. Use DVD-R as you listed in the title of the thread. You can try this, but I don't think it's gonna fix your problem. I think your problem is the media you used.

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My boxes are working again
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Try clearing and rebuilding the Icon Cache
Open an elevated command prompt in Windows 7
Open an elevated command prompt in Windows 8

Copy/Paste or Type each command in Section A. one at a time and press <Enter> after each.
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(Make sure you save all of your work before executing these lines)!
Section A.
ie4uinit.exe -ClearIconCache <Enter>
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shutdown /r /f /t 00 <Enter>
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Welcome to the forums!
Have you ran any malware/Virus scans?

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The free version.
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hi go to start control panel in classic view,windows update,on the lefthand side,change settings,click the install updates automatically and change the time for update to be downloaed and installed.or change to download and let me choose
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A:Certain Universal Apps aren't working

For App licensing see:

Package licences gets archived then re-installed (per lease activation) - not sure how long each lease lasts tho'.

eg: Onenote entry on 21 June ( 2 months after initial install)

The license with Id 8ce3d3dd-a4c7-6c38-5fde-1f9f5df98807 has been archived successfully. PFM if available:

Application license successfully installed.
User Id (if available): NULL
License Id: 8ce3d3dd-a4c7-6c38-5fde-1f9f5df98807
Associate Id: 8ce3d3dd-a4c7-6c38-5fde-1f9f5df98807
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A:satellite speakers aren't working

1) Can you try the speakers on another computer? They may be bad.

2) Try the front out to the surround speakers and see if they both work.

This should pin the problem down.

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I ran my computer in safemode and all my programs came up and loaded fast.
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A:Programs aren't working correctly.

I would post in malware/virus removal just to make sure.
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A:Some keyboard keys aren't working

Quote: Originally Posted by Obviousczech

Have plugged in two different usb keyboards and the same buttons don't work. Delete, return, num3, num6, num9 backspace. don't work. I have run virus scanner, and malwarebytes antispyware, reinstalled drivers and reinstalled keyboard software. Both brands of keyboards are different and find that both have same issues means its windows. The two keyboards i have I have tried in different usb ports and the brands are Logitech G11 gamming keyboard and some no name gel rollup keyboard.

They both USB, wireless, Bluetooth, or PS2?
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I have been goggling for answers to this problem for hours now, so I need some advise.


BTW I attached a screen shot of what my volume mixer always shows so you can see what I am talking about.
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Just a bit of backstory - I bought a Logitech webcam, which requires SP2. Due to certain circumstances *cough* I cannot acquire SP2. I popped the install disc in anyway, but a box just popped up saying I needed SP2 to continue. That was the end of that, and I returned the webcam.

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I uninstalled the drivers again, the just rebooted. This time it had some !'d stuff about Microsoft Kernel (still under sound).

I'm 95% sure that the Realtek drivers are the right ones.

What do I do ;_;

A:Computer not recognising the sound card, and the drivers aren't installing...

Bump >_>
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Anyhow, here's the problem. Anytime I try to adjust the volume level in Vista sound mixer the volume level bar for a program, headphones etc it will just automatically side back down to the bottom of the device/program volume bar. I also noticed when I try to adjust one device or program volume level all device/program volume bars go up together, rather then just the one I'm trying to adjust.

I have been goggling for answers to this problem for hours now, so I need some advise.


BTW I attached a screen shot of what my volume mixer always shows so you can see what I am talking about.