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Certain letters on keyboard do not work have changed same letters still no go

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  • mkm31 May 11, 2010

    Nothing at all comes up onscreen, or do numbers come up instead? Which letters?

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Probably just a bad keyboard, fairly inexpensive ($15) on ebay, and pretty easy to replace. If you tell me the make/model of the laptop, i can get you a part #

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Your windows key (the one with the flag) appears to be blocked. Try pressing them both (or 1, if you only have 1) once, see if the keys work again. If not, try taking the keys off the keyboard (just put somthing under them and pull) and put them bac on. If that doesn't help either, you will have to have your keyboard replaced.

Posted on Dec 10, 2009

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