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Problems using an external keyboard


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nestea

 
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Hello!

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?
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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
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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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