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Hi, I have a Presario laptop C700. I'm having a problem with my keyboard. When I type, the response is slow. Some characters do not appear on the screen, and others are mixed-up or deleted. Is there a fix for this problem?

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It sounds like defective keyboard. Bring your laptop to an authirized repair shop.

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