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Up Arrow My up arrow seems to have a mind of it's own. It will start scrolling up to the top of any drop down lists and when typing an email or in Word it will jump up lines and continue my typing on the line above. I learned that if I hit the key enough it will temporarily stop but now the key won't work at all. I don't really care about that as much as the jumping about. Do I need a new keyboard or can I uninstall the keyboard driver and try a reinstall? I am out of warranty.

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Re: Up Arrow

I would suggest buying a new keyboard

or take the key out and check theres nothing lodged in or under the key


try sticky keys turn them off

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