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Keyboard issues My keyboard isn't keeping up with my typing, it's skipping letters and spaces that I type in. I have to type very slow to make sure every button I press, shows up on my page. I tried taking it apart and cleaning it, but it is still doing the same thing. Do I just need a new one or what?

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  • lisamarie164 Mar 17, 2008

    thanks i figured that's probably what i would need to do, i was just hoping to be able to fix it.

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My Toshiba Satellite laptop was doing the same thing. Mine would skip letters and words, as I was typing (I'm a pretty quick typist) After searching many forums, I finally stumbled upon the remedy myself. I removed the "shadow" from my pointer (it's only function is to make the "pointer" appear to be 3-D)...it's in the mouse folder in the control panel. Hope this helps.

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A bad chip in the keyboard usually causes this problem. Replacing your keyboard with a new one is the thing to do

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