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Do you mean you get different characters when you press a key, or that nothing happens when you press a key?
If it is the former, you may have the wrong language set up. (I assume you have Vista/XP). You can easily change this by going to START>CONTROL PANEL>REGIONAL & LANGUAGE OPTIONS>REGION OPTIONS TAB. Here choose English (US) or English (Australia)/(United Kingdom) depending whether you have the $ sign or the Sterling sign on your keyboard or whatever setting suits your keyboard.
If it is the latter, it could be that there is a problem with the keyboard itself. Since you mentioned that this is a new laptop, it should be under warranty. Take it back to the point of purchase and get it replaced or ask them to get it fixed. Hope this helps...
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