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HP dv2500 laptop keyboard issues

Something is stuck behind some of the keys causing problems. How can I safely open the laptop to clean behing the keys?

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To remove the keyboard, you have to remove all the screws on the bottom that have picture of a keyboard next to them. theres usually 3 but there may be more.

Then on the top, you have remove the plastic bezel that runs along the top of the keyboard where the bottons are. There may be a screw that holds it down from the back so be carefull and pry it gently.

The keyboard can then be lifted out. lift slowly as the keyboard and mouse attach with a small data ribbon and you will need to remove it. This of course may not help you as the keyboard has a back to it.

It may be simpler to just pop off the key with the problem and then pull out the object thats under it.

Using compresed air to blow it out would be what i would try first though.

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