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Mac Pro :: Apple Keyboard Number Pad Not Work On Windows


My apple keyboard number pad doesnt work on windows via bootcamp (works fine on osx 10.5.3), I have the latest firmware for the keyboard on macos and have checked the software update on windows but nothing fixes it, what can I do?


View 4 Replies (Posted: Jun 11, 2008)

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