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Keyboard and touchpad not working

Sudenly one day morning my keyboard and touchpad of the laptop has stopped working no physical damage was done to it but they stopped working.
the KB and touchpad doesent work even at system startup, even i cant go to bios setup by pressing F2.
kindly help i m stuck with the laptop?

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  • ashishtr Jul 31, 2008

    if you have any solution kindly mail me on ashish.tripathi9@gmail.com

    thanks

  • ashishtr Aug 07, 2008

    c'mon man

    nobody is there to solve the problem????

    and they says this is the best site for problem solving ???

    help me guys!!!!

  • Coyote1 Jan 07, 2009

    My courser jumps all over the screen. While in the middle of a word it jumps back to the beginning or middle of the word. Then the next thing I know I can't find it because it is up or down in a corner. It just jumped to the beginning of the second sentence before I brought it back. I t have tried everything suggested on other help sites. This is truly horrific. I even bought a new mouse. I have an Acer laptop. It is only 41/2 months old. The problem was here when I first started using it so I doub(note the "t" is up between the "I" and "have". So I doubt it is spyware. I can't believe no one has an answer. Please.....if you do and can help me, thanks. I am no computer expert so I need easily understandable explanations.

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Press FN+F7 will do the job

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