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Grey menu boxes

On my compac laptop, grey menu boxes keep popping up in windows xp whenever I type....I'm very frustrated...I'm not touching the mouse at all, these menus appear as I type....every few letters...Please help if you can.
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Has the touch pad had a knock. or maybe a bug

try downloading combofix.exe and running this

fixes most bug issues

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Blow your keypad with an Air-blower and if you can take out every key,it will be more fine.

your problem will be solve. if you have never laid any hand on computer hardware, get someone who can do it for you.

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