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registry Windows XP switch keyboards when you hit alt-shift
Last updated at 1:26 am UTC on 17 January 2006
XP has a "feature" which switches the keyboard layout when you press Alt-Shift (as in Alt-Shift-Click ho, hum). You can get the original layout back by pressing Alt-Shift again.

Here is how you permanently disable it:

Either load this registry editor script (for the brave and/or foolish; please look at it first!):

TurnOffKeyboardSwitching.reg

OR using the "easy" Windows GUI:


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