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Consider the following scenario:
When you use the Microsoft Pinyin SimpleFast IME on a Windows 8 computer, and if you press the "Shift" + "\" combination keys, the output of this combination is "@", while you may expect to get the "|" character.
Microsoft is aware of the issue. This issue will be fixed in a future release of Microsoft Pinyin SimpleFast IME.
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