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Keyboard My lap top keys don't work all the time. Sometimes when a ltter is pressed it doesn't register. Notice that the letter "e" is missing in letter above. There are no special letters they all will do that at different times. It's very frustrating. Any Idea's? My George Zink

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It is possible that you have a bad keyboard. The best way to test whether this is a hardware issue or a software issue with Windows is to attach a USB keyboard and see if you have the same random results. If the keyboard is bad, which could be from something being dropped on it, a spill, or just worn out, the replacement part is readily available on eBay or other online parts sites for less than $35 and the replacement procedure is rather simple. The keyboard itself is not a fixable part.

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