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Laptop keyboard recently a few of my letters on the keyboard are sticking/won't work. any way to correct this. the keyboard is clean.

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Try removing he keyboard, clean the connector on both the keyboard and motherboard. Sometimes this connection will work loose or get dirt or corrosion. Make sure that it's seated well, then try it. If this doesn't fix it, I'm afraid it's time for a new keyboard.

Posted on Jul 17, 2008

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