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Keyboard will not work

I changed the ribbon & corrector ribbon, now the keyboard will not work.

When I switch the machine on, it sets itself ready to go but keys will not operate. It's almost like there is a keyboard lock operating somewhere, but I cannot find it

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  • ted_donovan Apr 20, 2009

    Dear DickyO,

    The model is a Panasonic KX-E4000 electric

    Very many thanks


  • ted_donovan Apr 21, 2009

    It is a Panasonic KX-E4000 model electric typewriter.

    Many Thanks


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    What is the Make and Model?

  • Dick O Reilly May 11, 2010

    Make & model?




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A few things to check, be sure the upper cover is fully closed, be sure the printwheel is properly installed and latched in place. check that the ribbon is properly inatalled, put the old ribbon back on and see if it works.


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