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Acer Aspire 3103 Keyboard, pointer and usb unresponsive

Keyboard, pointer and usb doesn't respond, tried removing battery, removing battery and power. wont even let me select F2 for setup or up and down arrows wont work to select safe mode.

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Re: Acer Aspire 3103 Keyboard, pointer and usb unresponsive - PC Laptops

It look like your motherboard have problem

Posted on Jan 19, 2008

Re: Acer Aspire 3103 Keyboard, pointer and usb...

I had the exact same problem, you need a new motherboard

Posted on Jan 20, 2008

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If they are still unresponsive after a reboot it is possible that the keyboard keys have gone bad.

Bad news, The keys themselves cannot be replaced, the entire keyboard must be replaced.

No so bad news. You can get a replacement keyboard for an Acer for about $15-$30 (plus install cost). Any local shop should be able to replace it in about 10 it 15 minutes.

If you are ambitious you can replace the keyboard yourself. Find and order it online, then just google "replace acer aspire keyboard". There are a number of sites with instructions on how to replace it.

For right now: You can hook an external usb keyboard to the laptop and it should work without problems, until you can get the laptop keyboard fixed.

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The keyboard and touch-pad are connected to an internal USB interface, If no USB interfaces are working at all this suggests that the USB host controller (a physical computer chip) has failed.
You can try a chip-set reset; disconnect both power and battery and hold down the power button for 30 seconds (timed), this will reset all chip settings to default and discharge any static buildup but this is in no way guaranteed to fix the problem. If the laptop is still under warranty arrange for repair.
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