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Sticky keys My comma won't work and when you don't need it it appears endlessly. I have the same problem with the letter m before. Now comma has the problem and the mouse's right click. up and left arrow keys and ctrl and alt do not function.. It's a burden. Help me.

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Your keyboard needs cleaning.RICHARDM69 

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IMPORTANT: Make a keyboard map so you know where each key goes.
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Clean the keyboard with cotton swabs SLIGHTLY DAMPENED with water. Replace these often and BE SURE they are only slightly damp. If they are too wet the excess water will contaminate the keyboard through capillary action. This will clean all water soluble contaminants like Coca-Cola, coffee, and sugar residue. For the very small places, cut the foam rubber into small pieces and use the tweezers, again SLIGHTLY DAMPENED, for cleaning. You must clean each and every key space, inside and out, this is critical since this is where the key touches and moves.
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i have the same problem with letter m before and now comma has the problem!

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