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My keyboard is not working

Im getting so fustrated with this,

when i try to type using my keyboard....
not letter appear....

but if i press the keys thats are below the keypad (the mouse keys)
theres 2 big ones n 2 small ones...
well if i press the first big one hard then press a letter then the letter does appear,,,,,
but i have to keep pressing it hard once to do the same to the next letter....
(please say u understand what im talking about)

please help :-(

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  • donna jones
    donna jones Jan 31, 2008

    hi,



    nothing has been spillt on it and havent changed bios or any ram either,

    im so fustrated cos if i open internet explorer and type in the big search bos at the top it work but any additional search boxes then it doesnt work,

    also if i try to type a message on msn it doesnt work also it doesnt work on word / excel etc....

  • donna jones
    donna jones Jan 31, 2008

    i just cant understand why it lets me type fine on the big search box on internet explorer but nothing else.....

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Have you tried hooking up an external keyboard to laptop to see if it work fine then? If it does, it is probably a setting on your browser...It sounds like to me...But what the heck do i know, i mainly work on televisions...smiles..HDTV GURU...JAY

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Hi,

Take out the keyboard and carefully clean the contacts of the ribbon using a white eraser.

regards,
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Ok, if u have installed any RAM or BIOS battery now is the time to tell me, or if what i just said made no sense then ur keyboard either has something spilt on it or its ribbon connection to the motherboard or daughterboard (depending in the laptop) is loose. about $25 down at a IT repair shop will fix that. if u want further explanation reply here,

lamby.

Posted on Jan 31, 2008

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