serial port not showing on thinkpad: dmesg.txt

Dawes, Stephen Stephen.Dawes at
Tue Aug 20 11:55:39 EDT 2002

The function key.
It provides you added functionality on the laptop keyboard.

1 commun use of it is to turn on and off the number pad, which is an
overlay of the keys
7 8 9
u i o
j k l
m , .



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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Cheryl Homiak [mailto:chomiak at]
> Sent: 2002 August 20 9:44 AM
> To: speakup
> Subject: Re: serial port not showing on thinkpad: dmesg.txt
> Ok, I know this is dense, but I look at FN and all i can 
> think of is function.
> What is the FN key?
> Sorry.
> Cheryl
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