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Thank you! Each press of a button counts as TWO presses. Joey-Elijah Sneddon Glad it helped, Ryan! Then for Google Music there's options whether you want the shortcuts for Global or for Chrome only. Source

These media keys do not work in any media player I have tried (FB2K, VLC, MPC). This thread can be closed, and marked solved. what could be causing it not to work on my dell desktop? Ask MetaFilter is where thousands of life's little questions are answered. over here

Dell Laptop Multimedia Keys Not Working

more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science wokred 100% Mutated Spleen 100% useful. Suddenly, my media keys have no effect.

  1. Was pulling my hair out over this and wondering what I screwed up.
  2. So I had to do a complete clean install of Home Premium and then do the upgrade.
  3. Nathan Gunzenhauser To be fair, this is probably all you can do on the user end.
  4. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.
  5. Should I report it?
  6. Thank you for this.
  7. Go to the Chrome Web Store and it simply says "launch app." This is driving me insane, as my media keys do not work with GPM and my Corsair keyboard.
  8. Thx TryN Back to top #4 tryn2learn tryn2learn Topic Starter Members 205 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Location:Upstate NY Local time:05:26 AM Posted 08 March 2012 - 08:36 AM Sneaky, If it's
  9. I ended up uninstalling the google play extension and it still did not work.

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Confirmed as a fix in my case on Windows 8.1. Dell Keyboard Driver Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Either way, go to support.dell.com and input your service tag and look for updated drivers for these things. Clicking Here Chrome!

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If so, try bringing it to the foreground window. Reply 0 Likes Re: Media keys no longer work Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content shamysoza Music Fan Dell Laptop Multimedia Keys Not Working Here's The Simple Fix By Joey-Elijah Sneddon under How To July 4, 2014 Share Share We often hear from agitated users having issues with their keyboard media keys not working in desktop apps when the Dell Drivers Why is looping over find's output bad practice?

TryN Back to top #5 rotor123 rotor123 Moderator 8,008 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New Jersey Local time:04:26 AM Posted 08 March 2012 - 12:20 PM Look for the disk marked drivers, this contact form Dave For me, it was Plex that was the culprit and the media keys were bound to my mouse. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

Menu This was super helpful! :) Blastoise Thank you.

Deftdrummer Not sure what people are finding so useful…as of 12/4/14 Google does not employ an actual extension. Skip to content Search for: Categories Submit a Tip Categories 1 News Extensions Tutorials Chrome Chromebooks iOS Categories 2 Chromecast Chrome OS Chrome Apps Reviews Accessories Android Return to Page Social What you want to do is: 1. http://elliottwaveresearch.com/not-working/dell-laptop-keyboard-keys-not-working.html Any suggestions on how I can get these extra keys to start working again with the menu pop up meters as before??

Music notation software for ubuntu Lab colleague uses cracked software. How Does a computer get Infected? Jeeezus man, why you gotta be playing with my media buttons like that?!

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Thanks much, TryN Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Sneakycyber Sneakycyber Network Engineer BC Advisor 5,926 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Ohio Local It's not obvious to figure that it's chrome causing this. I believe this to be the problem, but am not sure. After messing with drivers, windows services, etc.

Uninstalled the extension entirely as I only use GM on my phone. Any ideas? Thank you!! http://elliottwaveresearch.com/not-working/keys-not-working-on-dell-laptop-keyboard.html It saved me hours of research :D noname this doesn't seem to be a full solution, because it seems to reset itself after a while.