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Sony Vaio W510G keyboard problem

This all in one vaio computer has served me well for about 4 years. The problem I am encountering is that the keyboard will not work. The system turns on and I go to put in my password and the keyboard seems to be locked. Can you help me? The last time the computer worked well, a bell started ringing and wouldn't stop until I turned the computer off.

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janetdagostino7@tds.net

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  • janetdagosti Aug 07, 2008

    The all in one Vaio has a keyboard attached to it. Unless I am able to plug in a keyboard thru a bus. The keyboard does not light up when I turn the power on.



    Thanks,Janet

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Hello janet,
Well im afraid that the experts who ask you do a keyboard are not familiar with your Sony Vaio W510G Model...Yeah As every one say the keyboard might have worn out due to the usage of 4 years..But Replacement is not necessary..IF your Familiar with Hardware then try to open the panel and check for connection failure inside or else better call up a Technician for a Service(which is a better option)..Also the Bell ringing could be Due to a "Faulty Processor Fan "..So Better call a technician for service..Thank you..

Please post back for how things turned on or for further assistance..

Regards!!!...

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When you switch the computer on keep tapping the F8 key and a black screen with white writing should open.
From this screen you either select to work in Safe Mode and see if your keyboard will work in Safe Mode allowing you to do a system restore back to before this started happening or, you can select Start with last known good configuration, instead of Safe Mode.

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This can be really a bad keyboard already, try to unplg/replug your keyboard and restart again your computer, By the way does your keyboard light up when your computer is power on? If not definitely this can be a bad keyboard already better try another one to check if this is only a keyboard problem..

Hope that helps..........

Posted on Jul 30, 2008

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    Mark Gil Aug 07, 2008

    This can really be a problem with that keyboard that you have..

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This sounds like you need a new keyboard. The keyboard is the most used pard of any computer, and they eventually wear out.

Posted on Jul 30, 2008

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    Ryan Rogers Aug 02, 2008

    Try an external keyboard, this will tell you whether it's the keyboard or another area.

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    Ryan Rogers Aug 06, 2008

    Just wondering if you found the problem?

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