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Keyboard Malfunction I have a Dell Inspiron 1505. When I am typing my cursor will suddenly end up in another portion of the text (in particular after striking the "Y" but also randomly). Is there anything that will fix it? Nothing has spilled on it. Is it a cleaning issue?

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  • burgma Nov 10, 2008

    I think you might be right and I feel like such an idiot! I thing the palm of my hand leans into the mouse when i reach for the top 2 lines of letters/numbers.

  • OneTNTmom Nov 20, 2008

    I have the same problem, but I have with my Dell Inspiron
    1505. When I am typing my cursor will suddenly end up in another
    portion of the text and I am not leaning on the touch paid. I even have this problem when I am peck typing. This problem is driving me nut and I can't afford a new laptop. Any suggestions.

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Does the laptop have a touch pad type mouse device on it? If so, you might accidently be hiting the touch pad with the sides of your palms or thumbs while you are typing a document.

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