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You modify the InitinalKeyboardIndicators value in an effort to turn the NUMLOCK key on for a particular user, but when that user logs on to the Terminal Server, the NUMLOCK key is off.
When you change the value of InitialKeyboardIndicators under HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Keyboard from the default value of 0 to 2, the value is changed back to 0 when you log off.
NOTE: This behavior occurs for both Remote Administration mode and Application mode.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/260910/EN-US/ )How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
Date Time Version Size File name ---------------------------------------------------------- 29-Nov-2001 17:24 5.0.2195.4572 222,480 Gdi32.dll 29-Nov-2001 17:24 5.0.2195.4272 731,920 Kernel32.dll 25-Jun-2001 21:17 22.214.171.124 47,808 User.exe 29-Nov-2001 17:24 5.0.2195.4314 402,192 User32.dll 29-Nov-2001 17:24 5.0.2195.4345 371,984 Userenv.dll 29-Nov-2001 17:15 5.0.2195.4708 1,642,416 Win32k.sys 30-Oct-2001 21:17 5.0.2195.4575 178,960 Winlogon.exe 29-Nov-2001 17:24 5.0.2195.4602 243,472 Winsrv.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 3.
For additional information about how to obtain a hotfix for Windows 2000 Datacenter Server, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
265173For additional information about how to install multiple hotfixes with only one reboot, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/265173/EN-US/ )The Datacenter Program and Windows 2000 Datacenter Server Product
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/296861/EN-US/ )Use QChain.exe to Install Multiple Hotfixes with One Reboot
Article ID: 217884 - Last Review: February 22, 2007 - Revision: 3.3