Thank you again Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - keyboard definition by Kees Bakker / June 2, 2004 4:03 AM PDT In reply to: Re:Re:Booting to DOS; Can't find Thank you! Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Notebooks > Hardware > Can't get backslash to work on keyboard - HP Pavilion dm3 Search the Community Understanding which string breaks when one pulls on a hanging block from below Force browser to download latest CSS file "president-elect" grammatically correct? Why Everything Else Uses Forward Slashes This all wouldn't really matter today, but web browsers follow the Unix convention and use / characters for web page addresses. http://dragonplayer.net/not-working/backslash-not-working.php
Your cache administrator is webmaster. Back to top #11 Posted 03 January 2009 - 06:39 PM oryou can just type in /and it works just the samei think Back to top #12 Sida Sida Tsvetesman 3,865 Published 02/10/14 DID YOU KNOW?The reason you can't freeze vodka in your freezer is that it just isn't cold enough in there; water has a freezing point of 32F (0C), pure That can sometimes mess up the keys. https://www.quora.com/Why-is-my-slash-key-not-working-on-the-command-prompt-What-are-the-possible-reasons
Reply 0 0 mayowa Student Posts: 1 Member Since: 01-04-2012 Message 6 of 6 (60,786 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Can't get backslash to work on keyboard - HP Pavilion dm3 Thanks again for your suggestions Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 5 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 Browse other questions tagged command-line cygwin windows-xp cwrsync or ask your own question.
To get frontslash ( / ): Press keys 4 and 7 while holding down Alt key. Please include your IP address in your email. Generated Sat, 12 Nov 2016 20:56:39 GMT by s_wx1194 (squid/3.5.20) Jump to content Sign In Create Account Sky Slate Blueberry Blackcurrant Watermelon Strawberry Orange Banana Apple Emerald Chocolate AutoHotkey Forums Members Forward Slash On Keyboard Not Working There are found on the last row of most keyboards just next to the space bar.
I have to enter it twice or I have to enter a different character to let it appear. Backslash Key Gives # Function to find all occurrences of substring Lab colleague uses cracked software. No? What to do when your opponent doesn't play along in the opening?
arochester View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by arochester 06-11-2009, 05:01 AM #4 WillingToLikeLinux Member Registered: Sep 2008 Posts: 90 How To Type Backslash On Keyboard Back to top #7 JL3 JL3 187 posts Posted 03 January 2009 - 06:05 PM Its in English (United Kingdom) default, i changed it to ZH (Hong Kong) because it has Visit the following links: Site Howto | Site FAQ | Sitemap | Register Now If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. View Solution.
and then there are all the different flavors: AIX, BSD, Linux (with its own gazillion breeds), and MacOS. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-update/backslash-key-not-working-in-windows-8-command/033ba459-d53a-422d-9ba5-864679e64097 I posted this on the cwrsync forum, but it's not very active, so I was hoping someone might recognize what's going on here, I should maybe try the cygwin forum too. Backslash Types # Microsoft had already used the / character for something, so they couldn't just re-use it. Backslash Key Not Working Windows 10 very inconvenient and very old.
Find More Posts by repo 06-11-2009, 05:09 AM #6 WillingToLikeLinux Member Registered: Sep 2008 Posts: 90 Original Poster Rep: Quote: Originally Posted by repo keep "altgr" pressed and press navigate here Sorry, couldn't resist. Citing work with a publication year in the future How to handle swear words in quote / transcription? yeah, Windows is the one with the problem.February 10, 2014 Damian Forward slash? Backslash In Cmd
There \ is left to the return key and the same key represents # in the german layout. However, at the moment I'm trying to load some Real Mode drivers in DOS, but the Backslash key eludes me. Even if you're running a web server or FTP server on a Windows machine, they'll use forward slashes because that's what the protocol calls for. Check This Out Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free.
dir /w. If I have helped you to resolve your issue or answered your question, please click the Options link in the post that helped you and then click on the "Mark as Dunno if it works with Crome but with IE 11 it works, imagine that.February 13, 2014 Naman Sood Chrome has an "h" in it. Backslash On Uk Keyboard The backslash is an escape character in some languages/operating systems.
cd /windows won't work, but used to. Have you set your keyboard correctly?