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Microwave is beeping even though everything has been cancelled. We already tried unplugging to reset....still beeps.

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Chances are you have a shorting membrane keypad. It's very common.

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At our Web site, we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

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