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Typed letters appearing as increasing numbers ( 0,1,2,3,4,5)

When I type letters in a game or in a flash game, it is appearing in numbers which is increasing instead of letters.


Affected configurations




This issue is caused by a software called GuardedID software, please follow the steps provided below to prevent the application from Starting up or you may remove the application if you want to.


Prevent GID application from Starting Up

1. Click Start

2. Click Run

3. Type msconfig

4. Select Startup tab

5. Unchecked GID desktop application

6. Press OK then reboot laptop.



Uninstall GID Application from Windows 

1. Click Start

2. Click Control Panel

3. Click Add / Remove Programs

4. Search for "GID" / "GID Desktop Application

5. Select the item and select uninstall

6. Reboot when uninstallation is done.


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4. Technical Support Call Centre

Alias ID : IN20130304-004
Document ID : HT077028
Legacy Document ID : IN20130304-004
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