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Compaq Presario v2405us Laptop keyboard help

Last night the caps lock key fell off looks like I will need to replace it, it wont snap back on. But the other keys stop working also any ideas why? I plug a usb keyboard and that works fine, but the keys on the laptop don’t work at all help please? How can I remove the keyboard and clean it or replace. Thanks for the help.

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  • toyzonebay Jan 09, 2008

    djnick989

    Thanks for the help. FN Button I dont think I hit it but if I did hit it and lock the keyboard how can I unlock it? Im not to sure on the FN key combo keystrokes,

    Is there is website I can check on step by steps on removing the keyboard? But first I like to try the FN buttons. THanks again for the help.

  • toyzonebay Jan 11, 2008

    djnick989

    Thanks again!

    I tried the FN Shift nothing so my next thing is replace the keyboard, I got the cover off so like you says it looks easy, Ill look on eBay for a replacment, and post here again. Thanks again

  • Anonymous May 28, 2008

    my enter and backspace keys are not functioning at all. Help me

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    I have the samsung rv510 laptop and I cant for the life of me figure out how to use the keyboard. More specifically, I am looking to use the quotation key and every time I try it gives me something else.

    Please help!!!

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    Can I take the keys off of this keyboard to clean it out? Thanks :)

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Yes u can remove keybord cheak loose connectons also FN button did u hitthat to stop keybord from working sumtime sthat doe sit hit fn button and try sum keys u can replce the keybord pretty easy get part on ebay install it yourself im open for chat thx nick helpap in saginaw michigan

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    nick helpap Jan 09, 2008

    just hit shift fn see if that enables keybord usaly pp have issues liek its does #s when u type thats usally from the fn its eay to take out pop that top panel off as teh sceen all way open then once u pop up that bracket holding screen down looks like but it aint covers hinginges u know once thats up see keybord has 2 screws remove that tehn its pluged into mobo with mini style ide cable liooks like unclip get new put back same way

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    nick helpap Jan 11, 2008

    great

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