How to Solve Keyboard Software Issues in Toshiba® X500
The Toshiba X500 notebook is powered by its key features like Intel corei7 processor embedded with Turbo Boost Technology, Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Operating system, DDR3 4GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce graphics, 500GB hard drive etc. This article deals with the various issues related to the keyboard software of Toshiba X500. In most cases, if the keyboard is not working, the problem might be due to a hardware issue. For that you need to check the plug-ins and clean the keyboard properly. But sometimes, it might be a software issue making your keyboard unusable. Sometime the keyboard might type wrong letters or characters for a word. It might be because both the NumLock key and FN key are pressed.
- Key Settings
- Reinstall drivers
- Install latest keyboard software
The problem with your keyboard software can be solved by using the key settings in your Toshiba X500 system. Go to the ‘Control Panel’ from the ‘Start’ button, select ‘Regional and Language Options’. Choose ‘Languages’ and go to ‘Details’. Select ‘Key Settings’ and choose ‘Switch between Input Languages’ and then ‘Change Key Sequence’. Uncheck all the check boxes and click on ‘Apply’ and then ‘OK’.
Sometimes the keyboard software will not detect the drivers and it might result in your keyboard not working. It might be because of damaged drivers or improper installation of the drivers. Check the drivers and reinstall the drivers properly and try resolving the issue. Restart the system and check whether the issue is solved. You can manually reinstall the keyboard drivers by clicking on ‘Device Manager’. It might ask for the Administrator password and then double-click the ‘Keyboard’ and right click on the corresponding keyboard and select ‘Uninstall’. Restart the system and then plug in the keyboard device and your system will detect the device and it will automatically reinstall the necessary drivers.
This can solve most of the issues caused due to your keyboard software. Uninstall the existing software and install the latest keyboard software in your Toshiba X500. You can download the latest keyboard software from the internet and install it in your system. Always download from secure websites in order to safeguard your system from virus attacks. It would be better if you reboot the system after you finish installing the software.