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JUST HLP PLEASEEEEE

Last night my wireless keybrd was typin numbers n letters tgether. i gave it a rest now these letters arent wrkin
qweruiop
pls help
its a `trust`keyboard

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  • deadbully Apr 24, 2009

    wouldnt that jst stop it functioning completely??

  • deadbully Apr 24, 2009

    aww thanks man

    ill try doin that but atm i got a tempory keyboard

    thanks a lottttttttt man

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Http://support.gateway.com/s/Mobile/2009/TempestTriton/T-6330uivr12.shtml

You enabled the number lock option which turns some keys to numbers so that a 10-key number pad is created using the 987 on the top row, lkj becomes oiu becomes 654, lkj becomes 321, etc.

Posted on Jul 23, 2009

  • Susan Perreault
    Susan Perreault Jul 23, 2009

    When the numeric keypad is turned on, these keys can be used to type numbers.
    To activate the numeric keypad press the Fn+ keys. When the keypad is activated, the Pad Lock status indicator is lit. Press Fn+ keys again to turn off the numeric keypad.

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    Susan Perreault Jul 23, 2009

    sorry, messed up a bit.. uiop becomes 456*, jkl becomes 123, the m becomes 0,

    Basically, number lock enables a 10-key pad that is easier to use than how the numbers are from 1-0 across the top keys,

    7 8 9

    uio= 4 5 6

    jkl= 1 2 3

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Sounds like your keyboard is sticking

Unplug the keyboard and do the following

Look on the bottom you should see some screws, remove the screws and leaving the keys facing down, pop the two pieces apart.

Leaving the electronics aside you can now continue with the following instructions
Ok, once you have the two pieces, all of the keys should stay in there proper place, take and soak that in the sink with some soap and water.
Moving all the keys to get the water to flow through.
Then dry off the Keyboard and vacuum all the excess water off, then replace and screw back together, you should be good to go.

I wouldn't recommend a dishwasher, this could get to hot and melt the keys

Posted on Apr 24, 2009

  • gurpreet kapoor Apr 24, 2009

    then better open the keyboard, take a soft brush and clean everything.

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