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  1. #1

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    Mar 04, 2010
    Problems using an external keyboard

    I would appreciate some assistance ...
    I've plugged in an external keyboard into my Macbook Pro, and if I wan't to type a <, it always becomes a instead. What could be wrong?

  2. #2

    Member Since
    Sep 29, 2009
    check the keyboard layout
    make sure you have it set as an standard english keyboard;
    besides language, there are other options such as for the disabled i think;
    just make sure its set as standard english;
    if that doesnt work, i have no freaking clue

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Jan 04, 2010
    Does the corresponding key on the external keyboard match the key on your laptop?

    I have a windows keyboard plugged into mine, and the @ and " are switched, amongst others.

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