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The letters are rubbing off the keys. To an experienced typist, my wife, this isn't a big deal but for me it's a huge hassle. Do they make replacement keys? This is the 2nd keyboard this has happened to.

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    sussmankathy Jun 21, 2012

    I can tell you what doesn't work: Trying to shield the key characters with clear nail polish or artist's lacquer - the nail polish rubbed off fast and the lacquer was so thick that it changed the configuration and feel of the keys. Using Magic Marker or something similar required almost daily re-marking. However there are a number of companies that make and sell stickers to put on all the keys - even stickers with big bold characters and yellow or colored backgrounds.


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I used 1/2 tape and a brother label maker and covered the most used keys. Brother tape is laminated and wearing much better than the keyboard decals microsoft specified for the manufacturer.

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Just Use Mechanical Keyboard For Replacement !
I Means Ordinary Keyboard Don't Have Facility to Replace Key!

I Give U A Simple Ticks For Rubbing Off!
Just Use Good Quality Plastic Cover For Your Keyboard!!

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