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My Thunderbird e-mail client has a very wrong habbit. In version 13.0.1 on my Windows 7 there is annoying thing I do not know how to disable. When I press

ALT + <number> 

It generates smilies - Is there any way how to disable this generation of smilies? I have some usefull hotkeys using ALT + some numbers and this is crossing my way. Thank you.

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How odd, I have the same version on Win 7 also but mine doesn't do this. Have you checked through your Add Ons? There might be something extra in there. –  Mr.X Jun 22 '12 at 4:59
    
I do not have any just quickText addon and virtual identity. –  Byakugan Jun 22 '12 at 12:00
    
does this happen in wordpad or notepad as well? –  Jeremy W Jun 23 '12 at 1:57
    
In notepad yes in wordpad no. –  Byakugan Jun 25 '12 at 1:29
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Go to menu "Tools - Options", choose "Display", then "Formatting". Uncheck "Display emoticons as graphics". Confirm with "OK".

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This is just showing emoticons already wrote in text form not solving my problem with ALT button ... –  Byakugan Jun 22 '12 at 11:59
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