HOW TO DISABLE FN KEys [Solved/Closed]

Ask a question HENRY - Latest answer on Jan 10, 2013 05:33PM
WELL, I read through the forums and I see hold fn + scrl lock and fn+ num
what if you dont have any of htose
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My laptop was stuck on FN (the green light wouldn't turn off), but I switched it back to normal by holding down FN + F11 and then letting go of FN
V. Balasubramanian- Apr 12, 2010 02:15AM
Fantastic. It works. To free Fn key, just press Fn + F11 simultaneously. Thanks a lot.
valleyd- Jul 9, 2010 01:26PM
THANK YOU! My god - I tried everything and this one worked. =)
compstupid- Aug 20, 2010 10:20PM
thank u sooooo muchhhh
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To disable Fn on netbooks or laptops you need to press Fn+Numlock and it's all.
Kakon- Jul 24, 2010 11:30PM
Thanks. It's realy work.
Lollipop- Jul 29, 2010 09:20AM
It doesn't work for me because my laptot doesn't has the numlock or scrollock buttons and it's a LAPTOP, not a netbook
ashie- Dec 9, 2012 01:32PM
thank you
Kaysikar- Dec 10, 2012 04:33AM
Thank you so much, Fn+f8 (NumLk) is really work for me.
mcdonald e- Jan 10, 2013 05:33PM
u'r the best man
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yes but what if you dont have the scr lock key im on an inspiron and we dont have the num scr and so keys
Stella- Jan 11, 2010 02:15PM
I have the same problem. I have no num or scroll lock on my Dell laptop, so I can't turn off or on the Fn key. Best bet it just finding something to hold it down, unless anyone can think of a better solution.
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start yr netbook, when it show Dell loading screen, press F12 (boot options).
pick the bottom option (enter setup)
n then choose the second tab from the left with yr keyboard (Advanced).
pick the option "function behavior" press enter
the choices are multimedia and function.
from what I read, yr fn behavior must be at multimedia. so pick the other one. and choose exit tab, save changes and exit.
thats all..
n you dont hv to repeat this step everytime you start yr netbook, coz its fixed..
hope it'll help.
Mo'men- Jul 10, 2010 04:52PM
Really thx a lot man,
That stupid fn. key was driving me crazy,
and finally I got rid of it
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Hello. Please help. everytime when I logon or anytime ,i have to press Fn and numlock to disable .because appears letters and numbers. How can I disable it not for one time,. I want it away pressing every time. thanks
LISANDRO- Oct 16, 2010 10:56PM
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this applies to laptops.

normally the Fn key should wirk with the Scr lck button.
Funtions are pissing me off- Dec 27, 2012 07:40PM
how about a Toshiba I have tried f11 when booting and don't get the boot screen and I have tried all the other suggestion but still my functions keep working as volume and such
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Finally, on the dell inspiron using the Numlk alone works.

Thanks again
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many keyboards just you need to press the numlock key
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FOR DELL MINI NETBOOKS that have function keys ( FN key) locked o stuck:

You need to press FN and the key that is next to your "space" key (between "space key" and "alt gr") simultaneously! (it's at the bottom of your keyboard, it has two little arrows on it).

It's a miracle! It works!!!!! I am spreading the word because I've been looking at websites fro the last three hours and no one had answers.

Your Function key will not be stuck anymore!!
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shift + Num worked for me.
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thanks buddy fn+num worked for me
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