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Saving a file in Chrome my keyboard types random letters and numbers 7 Recommended Answers 31 Replies 94 Upvotes
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Last edited 6/23/19
I had to replace my hard drive.  Once I reinstalled Chrome, whenever I try to save a file and change the file name random letters and numbers are typed in the file name (not the letters I am typing).  For example, if I try to save an attachment in Gmail to my hard drive and need to change the file name the letters I press on my keyboard are not the letters that display in the Save As box (I could press the letter "V" 5 times and what is typed is "t7k&2").  This doesn't happen with Edge...only Chrome...and only when saving a file.
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I just started having this issue as well, kinda threw me for a loop.  I did not think I was going to find someone else with this issue
Last edited 7/4/19
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Same here.  Even uninstalled and reinstalled Chrome to see if that would fix the issue.  No success.
Last edited 7/4/19
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Just got this issue too recently, if anyone has any solutions reply here.
Last edited 7/30/19
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Temporarily disable any anti-virus software and check for behavior.
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I do not have Sophos or Hitman Pro and am having the same issue.  Any other thoughts?
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