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Acer Aspire 3050 keyboard issues

I have an Acer Aspire 3050 notebook and am having problems with the keyboard. Sometimes I have absolutely no problem and other times I have to pound the keys to get them to work, can anyone help?

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  • catm1281 Sep 15, 2008

    my problem is if I leave the battery in, the keyboard and mousepad will not work. If I take out the battery then the keyboard works fine. Any suggestions?

  • 02befree Dec 20, 2008

    Same problem. You have to stab the keys to get it to work. I tried uninstalling the keyboard and then reinstalling but that didn't change anything. I'm puzzled because the driver for the keyboard is labled Launch Manager...??

  • joan79854278 Dec 30, 2008

    My laptop works but i can not use keyboard to type i just get a bleep when i press a key. I did drop laptop

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Go to my computer, right click, properties, device manager, look down list for keyboard, click '+' sign, you will see your keyboard listed, right click select uninstal, then restart notebook it will reinstall itself and should be working as normal.

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I removed the battery from my laptop (after doing reset back to factory...oops) and it works great. I think it may be because my laptop was constantly plugged in charging. Like a cell phone, I think charging i when it's not needed messes with the laptop. I am going to be getting a new battery from Acer and seeing if it works, I will keep everyone posted. Thanks again for the advice, you saved me a new laptop.

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