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Keyboard and mousepad

My laptop recently has had the keyboard and mousepad freezing. Normally i can do restart a few times and it will fix the problem. This time around it is completely locked. I can't login, I can't do safe mode, i can't skip disk check, its useless. have tried many different options and am dreading having to get a new laptop.

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  • fmdearie Jun 16, 2008

    i've tried that option numerous times but thank you for the advice

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Check the function and F keys on my system the <FN><F9> is the mouse and F5 is the keyboard.

Posted on Jun 16, 2008

  • Mark Williams
    Mark Williams Jun 16, 2008

    have you attached an external mouse and keyboard to see if the chipset is corrupt or if it is just the mouse keyboard.

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