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Keyboard not working

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Our keyboard on the Compaq R4000 is not working at all, the mousepad works fine, but we can't type anything at all, none of the keys work.  Can you please help?

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  • mogabooboo Oct 07, 2008

    My laptop (Compaq EVO N800v) recently got reformatted due to getting attacked by 5 viruses. I'm trying to figure out why the keyboard suddenly stops working. Luckily it will start working again after I restart my computer, but it is such a pain to have to restart over and over again. Please help!

  • fourstreets Oct 15, 2008

    My keyboard won't work and my mouse is moving but not accurately.

  • Jorge Cortes
    Jorge Cortes May 11, 2010

    Ok, is there a orange light turned on anywhere in the keyboard ???

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My first solution for you would be, press the key Fn at the bottom left side of the keyboard and and the key on the top right hand side called ""num lik"" or ""scroll"". First hold the FN key down and then press only do not hold the num lik key.

Please tell me if you need a better explanation because I think I did not explained myself very clear.

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

Hi!  Thank you for getting back to me!  The orange light next to the mouse pad is on, but nothing else.  We can't get any further than the login page, we click on the name, but we can't type in the password to log in at all.  I can re-start the computer because the mousepad works, but I can't even press the F10 button when it restarts.  I wonder if the keypad can get locked...
Thanks!

Posted on Jun 20, 2008

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