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  • danasweetie Dec 28, 2008

    I; ha4ve; the; same; problem; as; mike; in; addition; to; the; v; typing; 4v.; Pls; help!

  • Anonymous May 10, 2009

    i have the same problem..i didn't spilled any coffee or liquid in my laptop though..

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I don't know if the keyboard is salvageable or not. I do know that the keyboard can be replaced and taken out. As long as nothing else is malfunctioning, the computer is fine. Heres a link that will show you how to take the computer apart.

http://www.irisvista.com/tech/laptops/ToshibaA55/SatelliteA55_remove_keyboard.htm

Hope this helps.

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Your Keyboard is most likely to be screwed. A drop of coffee is enough to damage it. You will have to replace the keyboard. cleaning will work onlly if something is obstructing you from pressing the keys.

Posted on Nov 13, 2008

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