At first, every time I hit the f key, instead of typing f, my computer would open file explorer.
Tried swapping to a different keyboard--same result. Tried rebooting several times--same result.
Found a thread on this website, similar problem with different key; based on that thread, I hit ctrl + alt + f. Now when I hit f alone, or most other letters followed by f, it's fine. But if I hit p followed by f (as in the word "Pfizer," a drug manufacturer), it erases the entire word I was typing, and opens file explorer.
(For this post, I've been typing f, space, next letter, then moving the cursor back left and inserting p.)
Hitting p followed by another letter (except f) just types the letters. The problem seems unique to the combination of p followed by f.
Any suggestions? A pfennig for your thoughts. This is driving me pfriggin crazy.
Striking "pf" opens file explorer instead of typing "pf"