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Multifunction keyboard My keyboard also fails to work sometimes when I bootup. Usually re-booting solves the problem, but, it keeps coming back. Also my shift key repeats at the slightest touch sometimes and puts || in front of letters. Replace driver, no fix. Gateway tech suggested a "Destructive Restore" like I'm gonna do that!

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  • dondiamcdn Jan 15, 2008

    When i use the left shift key it puts a I up and if you hold the left shift key down it repeats this||||||||

  • sealwaiting Mar 09, 2009

    my left **** key put l l in fron of words...or if I hold it down puts lots more...why??

  • Anonymous Mar 09, 2009

    Sadly, I have a Gateway M 151-X. It is poorly constructed. Among the various problems that I have had is randomly the keyboard does not work. I sent it into Gately and they sent it back with the problem not corrected. Is this hardware or can it be fixed with a software upgrade?

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    this is the keyboard I have problems with but as usual its working fine now intermit prob. I need the right driver this is a gateway 210 candian



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Gateway also suggested a destructive restore for the shift key repeat problem. I told them that was the dumbest fix I had ever heard of. They finally sent me a new keyboard, but I still get the interment dead keyboard problem. I just Restart and it good for a couple of days.

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Wow haha what a resolve from gateway. heres the solution-- cleaning it once a week or when it fails on you try rollbacking driver

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