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Acer 5472z laptop up arrow key popped off (not the number one) and I cannot find instructions on how to fix. When I pop back on one side stays raised. Online instructions are for regular sized keys with different hinges. Could use diagrams

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You have to make sure you put the hinge back together correctly if it popped off. Lay the hinge in place, then put the key on top if it, and give it a good solid press.

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Hi There,

I've never replaced an Acer arrow key before (although zillions of other keys). You may just want to get a new keyboard. Here's a link to the only listing for one on eBay.

http://shop.ebay.com/?_from=R40&_trksid=p3984.m570.l1313&_nkw=Aspire+5742Z-4200+keyboard&_sacat=See-All-Categories

Regards,

Selk

Posted on Mar 25, 2011

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