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Keyboard text keeps jumping

Hi I have had my laptop 6 months now. What was once an occasional blip (i put down to accidently touching wrong key) is now a real pain. When typing on the keyboard the curser keeps jumps so you end up typing in the wthis rong place. ( the previous text is as example) .

Is this a common problem? can it be solved and does my 12 month warranty cover it?

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  • hulmeal Jan 10, 2009

    thanks for your help

  • dooBdoo Feb 06, 2009

    Exact same problem. The keyboard has a mind of it's own ans skips up and down while typing. Vista basic with Microsoft Office 2003 [Word, etc.]

  • canada11 Feb 19, 2009

    Sorry but I have got exactly the same problem. I have reinstalled my Word and Excel software as at first I thought it was that. Whilst typing this the cursor highlight and area and removed it. Also when typing if I hit the spacebar to many times it moves the cursor downwards to the middle of the page even though its not the end of the document. I run on Vista and have used Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 it even does it in notes. Could turn off the touchpad but that's annoying also Fn+F7 all the time.

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