Use On Screen Keyboard (enter OSK in Start/Run).
Use Numpad Emulator which will take less space on screen.
Use Character Map (enter charmap in Start/Run).
Character Map for linux (Character Map in linux?)
There may be alternatives available for OSK and Numpad emulator for linux too. You can search for them.
The option for Office is found in Word, menu
File > Options > Proofing, click the button
"AutoCorrect Options…", go to tab "AutoFormat As You Type".
The option name is
"Straight quotes" with “smart quotes".
The problem is probably hardware.
It's possible to disable this key,
but this will cause some difficulties with useful
key-combinations that use it.
To disable the Win key:
Navigate to this key:
Right-click on an empty spot on the right
"New | DWORD (32-bit) Value&...
If you are using a bluetooth / wireless mouse and keyboard, try using a wired mouse and keyboard to see if that eliminates the problem. If you are using a serial attached keyboard, try with a USB keyboard, and vice versa.
If the issue occurs no matter the type of mouse / keyboard attached, try using Spy++ (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/...
In addition to the accepted solution you should also save language for every application (when you switch between apps your language should also change).
Language preferences > Spelling, typing & keyboard settings (under "Related settings") > Advanced keyboard settings (under "More keyboard settings"). Set a checkbox "Let ...