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XP's unexpected surprises

A friend of mine was doing remote assistance via msn, helping me solve a problem on my laptop. And then after that, the laptop went haywire. All the text i type in msn, outlook, ms word etc comes out garbled. There is no coherent word that can be typed,, everything typed comes out like ...
I have winxp home edition. Please help!!!!!!
Thanks in advance

Monday, August 16, 2004

Don't trust your friend. He's a dirty guy.

Another piece of advice, keep your girl away from him. :-)

Monday, August 16, 2004

Use the mouse to check the KeyBoard and the Region and Language settings in Control Panel

And he's not your friend ...

Monday, August 16, 2004

ok, i did a system restore, and it works fine now. And now to go kick my "friend's" ass :)

Tuesday, August 17, 2004

Can a surprise be expected? Surely it wouldn't then be a surprise.

Tuesday, August 17, 2004

Of course a surprise can be expected.  When I installed XP SP2 I expected some surprises but did not know what they would be...

O Canader
Tuesday, August 17, 2004

You probably expected that MS would have fscked something up. I guess you weren't surprised.

Wednesday, August 18, 2004

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