Windows 10: key switches don't work

Discus and support key switches don't work in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; On this Toshiba Satellite M645, key switches don't work, brightness control, mouse and pointer on/off, and wireless on/off. Any suggestions? 90619 Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by electron100, Aug 4, 2017.

  1. key switches don't work


    On this Toshiba Satellite M645, key switches don't work, brightness control, mouse and pointer on/off, and wireless on/off.
    Any suggestions?

    :)
     
    electron100, Aug 4, 2017
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  2. grschinon Win User

    N95 keys don't work

    It sounds like a hardware failure. Take your phone to your nearest Nokia Care Point for assessment.
     
    grschinon, Aug 4, 2017
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  3. mccbleue Win User
    N95 keys don't work

    You don't say what happens when you press the music keys. In the absence of hard info on what the problem is, try the generic advice:

    Backup you personal data using PC Suite, reformat the phone using *#7370#. This is the panacea for software errors cause by data corruption.
     
    mccbleue, Aug 4, 2017
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  4. Bree New Member

    key switches don't work

    I have a Toshiba L750, a similar vintage to your model. The brightness controls F6/F7 and the others are made available when you press and hold the Fn key. For this to work you have to have the Toshiba Flash Cards Utility installed.
    http://support.toshiba.com/support/v...tentId=4009361


    My laptop was upgraded from the OEM Windows 7, most of the OEM Toshiba software was retained in the upgrade, including the Flash Cards Utility which continues to work, the Fn key brings up the following...


    key switches don't work [​IMG]


    Like yours, my Toshiba model is not officially supported for Windows 10. If you search Toshiba's download site for a version of the Flash Cards Utility suitable for your machine it will be a Win7 or Win8 one, though (like mine) it will probably work.
     
    Bree, Aug 4, 2017
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  5. this one does not connect WiFi anymore after recent Updates, Does Flash card fix wifi connection?
     
    electron100, Aug 5, 2017
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  6. bobkn Win User
    I don't know, but I expect no.

    I see no Win10 drivers for the wireless LAN adapter online, but the Win8.1 ones will probably work.

    http://support.toshiba.com/support/m...760018&osId=38
     
    bobkn, Aug 5, 2017
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  7. spunk Win User
    Yes, Using Flash Cards pressing FN and F8 (the WiFi icon) will turn WiFi on.
    There may also be a WiFi switch on the side of the laptop (see attached)
     
    spunk, Apr 5, 2018
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