SMALL GREY BOX - Caps/Num/Scroll Lock

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my screen,
which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:

CAPS LOCK: ON
CAPS LOCK: OFF

etc...

how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.

--
Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's request
Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet standards
Topic URL: http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse: http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879
7 answers Last reply
More about small grey caps scroll lock
  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    You turned on sticky keys. Type it in Help

    --
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    =================================================
    "kendry" <UseLinkToEmail@WindowsForumz.com> wrote in message news:3_1321879_9028ac0393f0ae90ee050187f982840c@windowsforumz.com...
    > I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my screen,
    > which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:
    >
    > CAPS LOCK: ON
    > CAPS LOCK: OFF
    >
    > etc...
    >
    > how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.
    >
    > --
    > Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's request
    > Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet standards
    > Topic URL: http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
    > Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse: http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879
  2. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    No Help for "STICKY".
    "David Candy" <.> wrote in message
    news:%23LllNlKkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    You turned on sticky keys. Type it in Help

    --
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    =================================================
    "kendry" <UseLinkToEmail@WindowsForumz.com> wrote in message
    news:3_1321879_9028ac0393f0ae90ee050187f982840c@windowsforumz.com...
    > I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my screen,
    > which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:
    >
    > CAPS LOCK: ON
    > CAPS LOCK: OFF
    >
    > etc...
    >
    > how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.
    >
    > --
    > Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's
    > request
    > Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet standards
    > Topic URL:
    > http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
    > Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse:
    > http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879
  3. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    Sorry used wrong Help then help wrong way. Its there if you hunt.
    Blasted xp.
    "shakey" <shakey@sonic.net> wrote in message
    news:uEuL8GLkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    > No Help for "STICKY".
    > "David Candy" <.> wrote in message
    > news:%23LllNlKkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    > You turned on sticky keys. Type it in Help
    >
    > --
    > --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    > http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    > =================================================
    > "kendry" <UseLinkToEmail@WindowsForumz.com> wrote in message
    > news:3_1321879_9028ac0393f0ae90ee050187f982840c@windowsforumz.com...
    >> I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my screen,
    >> which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:
    >>
    >> CAPS LOCK: ON
    >> CAPS LOCK: OFF
    >>
    >> etc...
    >>
    >> how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.
    >>
    >> --
    >> Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's
    >> request
    >> Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet standards
    >> Topic URL:
    >> http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
    >> Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse:
    >> http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879
    >
    >
  4. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    Would you please tell me what help you used first and how you used the right help the wtong way? So I can anticipate what you did in my future answers.

    --
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    =================================================
    "shakey" <shakey@sonic.net> wrote in message news:OtLVoILkFHA.2904@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    > Sorry used wrong Help then help wrong way. Its there if you hunt.
    > Blasted xp.
    > "shakey" <shakey@sonic.net> wrote in message
    > news:uEuL8GLkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >> No Help for "STICKY".
    >> "David Candy" <.> wrote in message
    >> news:%23LllNlKkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >> You turned on sticky keys. Type it in Help
    >>
    >> --
    >> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    >> http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    >> =================================================
    >> "kendry" <UseLinkToEmail@WindowsForumz.com> wrote in message
    >> news:3_1321879_9028ac0393f0ae90ee050187f982840c@windowsforumz.com...
    >>> I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my screen,
    >>> which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:
    >>>
    >>> CAPS LOCK: ON
    >>> CAPS LOCK: OFF
    >>>
    >>> etc...
    >>>
    >>> how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.
    >>>
    >>> --
    >>> Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's
    >>> request
    >>> Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet standards
    >>> Topic URL:
    >>> http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
    >>> Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse:
    >>> http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879
    >>
    >>
    >
    >
  5. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    wrong help was help on the current page but that's OE's help.
    Then Start-help-search "sticky" = no sticky
    Then Start-help index-find "sticky" = Stickykeys

    See its not hard to get right answer but misapply it.
    And not even a blond. LoL
    SG

    "David Candy" <.> wrote in message
    news:uMvfxSLkFHA.3656@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
    Would you please tell me what help you used first and how you used the right
    help the wtong way? So I can anticipate what you did in my future answers.

    --
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    =================================================
    "shakey" <shakey@sonic.net> wrote in message
    news:OtLVoILkFHA.2904@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    > Sorry used wrong Help then help wrong way. Its there if you hunt.
    > Blasted xp.
    > "shakey" <shakey@sonic.net> wrote in message
    > news:uEuL8GLkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >> No Help for "STICKY".
    >> "David Candy" <.> wrote in message
    >> news:%23LllNlKkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >> You turned on sticky keys. Type it in Help
    >>
    >> --
    >> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    >> http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    >> =================================================
    >> "kendry" <UseLinkToEmail@WindowsForumz.com> wrote in message
    >> news:3_1321879_9028ac0393f0ae90ee050187f982840c@windowsforumz.com...
    >>> I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my screen,
    >>> which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:
    >>>
    >>> CAPS LOCK: ON
    >>> CAPS LOCK: OFF
    >>>
    >>> etc...
    >>>
    >>> how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.
    >>>
    >>> --
    >>> Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's
    >>> request
    >>> Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet standards
    >>> Topic URL:
    >>> http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
    >>> Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse:
    >>> http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879
    >>
    >>
    >
    >
  6. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    Curious. Sticky doesn't find nuffin but sticky keys (as two words) does.

    --
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    =================================================
    "shakey" <shakey@nearsonic.net> wrote in message news:XYYEe.5438$p%3.30740@typhoon.sonic.net...
    > wrong help was help on the current page but that's OE's help.
    > Then Start-help-search "sticky" = no sticky
    > Then Start-help index-find "sticky" = Stickykeys
    >
    > See its not hard to get right answer but misapply it.
    > And not even a blond. LoL
    > SG
    >
    > "David Candy" <.> wrote in message
    > news:uMvfxSLkFHA.3656@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
    > Would you please tell me what help you used first and how you used the right
    > help the wtong way? So I can anticipate what you did in my future answers.
    >
    > --
    > --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    > http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    > =================================================
    > "shakey" <shakey@sonic.net> wrote in message
    > news:OtLVoILkFHA.2904@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >> Sorry used wrong Help then help wrong way. Its there if you hunt.
    >> Blasted xp.
    >> "shakey" <shakey@sonic.net> wrote in message
    >> news:uEuL8GLkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >>> No Help for "STICKY".
    >>> "David Candy" <.> wrote in message
    >>> news:%23LllNlKkFHA.1044@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >>> You turned on sticky keys. Type it in Help
    >>>
    >>> --
    >>> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    >>> http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    >>> =================================================
    >>> "kendry" <UseLinkToEmail@WindowsForumz.com> wrote in message
    >>> news:3_1321879_9028ac0393f0ae90ee050187f982840c@windowsforumz.com...
    >>>> I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my screen,
    >>>> which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:
    >>>>
    >>>> CAPS LOCK: ON
    >>>> CAPS LOCK: OFF
    >>>>
    >>>> etc...
    >>>>
    >>>> how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.
    >>>>
    >>>> --
    >>>> Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's
    >>>> request
    >>>> Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet standards
    >>>> Topic URL:
    >>>> http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
    >>>> Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse:
    >>>> http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879
    >>>
    >>>
    >>
    >>
    >
    >
  7. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

    "" wrote:
    > You turned on sticky keys. Type it in Help
    >
    > --
    > --------------------------------------------------------------
    > ------------------------------------
    > http://webdiary.smh.com.au/archives/_comment/001075.html
    > =================================================
    > "kendry" <UseLinkToEmail@WindowsForumz.com> wrote in message
    > news:3_1321879_9028ac0393f0ae90ee050187f982840c@windowsforumz.com...
    > > I’ve got a strange, annoying box in the bottom right of my
    > screen,
    > > which appears whenever i turn on an y of the LOCKS:
    > >
    > > CAPS LOCK: ON
    > > CAPS LOCK: OFF
    > >
    > > etc...
    > >
    > > how can i get rid of this problem? please somebody help me.
    > >
    > > --
    > > Posted using the http://www.windowsforumz.com interface, at author's request
    > > Articles individually checked for conformance to usenet
    > standards
    > > Topic URL: http://www.windowsforumz.com/Help---Support-SMALL-GREY-BOX-Caps-Num-Scroll-Lock-ftopict400001.html
    > > Visit Topic URL to contact author (reg. req'd). Report abuse: http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1321879

    Sticky Keys not turned on, but still getting messages...

    confused now :?
Ask a new question

Read More

Support Microsoft Windows XP