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rdolmat 02-28-2007 06:35 PM

F-keys in Boot Camp
 
Hi folks...

for some reason, my f-keys don't work in Win XP pro on boot camp (latest beta).

Mac Pro, latest OS.

(PS: newbie mac-head here...please be kind ;)

cwa107 02-28-2007 06:50 PM

Do you have a Macbook? If so, you need to use the Fn key in tandem with the F-keys. This is because, by default, the keys are set to do their alternate function (volume up/down, brightness up/down) by default when struck. You can change this setting in System Preferences if you prefer that they act as normal Function keys, and do the alternate function with the Fn key instead.

rdolmat 02-28-2007 07:01 PM

Thanks for the reply....

But, It's a Mac Pro...not the book...

umm.... :)

it was 'user error'...

the f keys work fine...

my bad....


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