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Toshiba Laptop Keyboard Not Working

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I split a small amount of water on my laptop keyboard. Wiped it up straight away, and didn't think any damage had been done. However, when I went to use it later, the keyboard was not working at all. The light under the F11 key was also lit. I rebooted a few times (no problems there) but again, the keyboard would not respond. The F11 light has since gone out, but when I reboot, I get a pinging sounds, as though one of the keys is stuck. I've hit every key several times but I still get the pinging sound. Now, when I reboot, I don't get as far as Windows at all now. It asks me which profile I want to reboot in (L for last, and D for another) but as the keyboard isn't responding, I can't select any of these. HELP!
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  • trevbloke197 Jan 01, 2009

    Thanks Alan. I'd already taken the hairdryer to it. I left it off all over xmas. It reboots now but is very slow. And only half the keys work - the keys on the side where I spilt the drink no longer work, but the keys on the otherside do. Time to invest in a new laptop....

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Pls dont use your notebook yet, since there are still moisture in it. try to use a hair blower but place the hair blower at least 2 feet away. you dont want to melt the plastic in your notebook. blower it for 20minutes then try to turn on your computer. if it still does not work. I suggest to bring it to the service center of your notebook.

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