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I am having trouble with the trackball.

Is there an easy way to un stick it?

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I assume you are talking about the trackpoint ( red pad between G & H keys?
You could have a llok at this site:
http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?lndocid=MIGR-4YQKLP
The trackpoint is not mechanical in the sense of a ball. If it has failed then you need to replace the keyboard.

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If you are talking about the computer freezing up, all you got to do is do a hard shutdown and then reboot the system.

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