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USB HID keyboard may incorrectly report the previous auto-repeat scan code in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008

Consider the following scenario:

  • You install Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 on a multiprocessor computer.
  • You use a USB human interface device (HID) keyboard on the computer.
  • You press different keys on the keyboard.

In this scenario, the USB HID keyboard may incorrectly report the previous auto-repeat scan code.

There is a download that resolves this issue. See Hotfixes for details.
32-bit Download: Contact Microsoft
64-Bit Download: Contact Microsoft

For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB2497148.

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