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Keyboard random characters are left out when I type on the keyboard. this happened after the computer overheated and shut down.

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  • Anonymous Apr 26, 2009

    I have the same problem, never can find a fix however i notice that sometimes it works perfect after a reboot.

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Happened to me too - ended up needing a new keyboard, which I bought but then totally broke the pin when I replaced. So now I just use an external keyboard. You can probably get it to work with a replacement notebook keyboard, but be REALLY careful when swapping it out!

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