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MacBook Pro - My new laptop's keyboard is up the swanny!?!


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Hi....My new 2.33 mbp arrived in the post yesterday from ebay...on the keyboard typing a 'z' gives me a 'y' and vice versa, all the other letter keys are fine , but the shift+number combos are all screwed up, and It took 30 minutes to work out the @ sign was alt-g,does anyone know how can I correct this....

I ran monolingual on the os drive and removed the foreign keyboard settings, but wouldnt have thought this would effect my layout...

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What country are you from?

If you remove the foreign Keyboard Settings, I think it defaults it US-English. If you are in a country that uses something other than US-English, then your keyboard will not match your input.

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