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Coffee on key board

My 2year old decided to spill some coffee on my keyboard when i got up to let the dogs out and now half of my keyboard will not work any suggetions?

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  • jjkramer08 Feb 17, 2009

    I Have an Acer Aspire 4520.

    I dried it out and the left hand half isn't working.

    What would be the best way to clean the keyboard out I have already taken it out of the computer and thank god it didn't get into the computer it self

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What type of laptop do you have? You may be able to clean and dry the keyboard depending on the model

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  • zabrina liang Feb 17, 2009

    Get a can of compressed air for cleaning computers and laptops and clean it out that way...it is dry air and will clean it up really quickly.

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Hey,

You need to replace the keyboard. Turn the laptop off. Dry the keyboard. fully. Hopefully the coffee is only on the keyboard and there wasn't enough coffee to get inside the computer.

So if after drying the keyboard completely it still doesn't function.
You need to get a replacement keyboard.

I just bought one from ebay few weeks ago www.ebay.com see if you can find one for your model.


Let me know if you need anything else.


Thanks,
Ekse

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

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