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Keyboard one of my keys came off my keyboard, having trouble reattaching it, any solutions reattach key to keyboard

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  • leo_barei Mar 05, 2009

    The 'Alt' key was pulled off of my Compaq V2000.
    All the parts appear to be in tact, though getting the key to snap down in place is quite difficult.
    Does anyone have step by step instructions?
    I know that this is a difficult request, as the parts are quite small (three in total including the key itself).
    Thanks.


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I had the same issue, I oredered another keyboard from E-bay and it was $20 and if you look up the installation instructions it takes 2 minutes to install.

Trying to put the keys back on will give you a heart attack!! The new keyboard that you will get allows them to snap back on with no effort.

I have to small children so I should know.

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You may have to purchase a spare key or just a new keboard

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