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Keyboard problem the keys 4, 5, R, T, F, G, V, B doesn't work. Do i need to replace the keyboard, or is this software problem? Please help.

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  • peaza Oct 25, 2007

    thank you Jackboy for that advice but the cost of cleaning (by a shop) might be close to cost of keyboard replacement then i guess replacing the keyboard is my best option.

    Thank you LRL Computer.  Do you know how much it would cost for the new keyboard & labor for installation?

  • poopsy Dec 21, 2007

    i have problem with my keys g and h.if i type g ,g5 comes.

    if i type h,hcumes.please give me suggestion



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This is not softwre problem go to your service center and change keyboard

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Depends on the age/use of the device.
If well used ore to do with the board.
Are you able to ix it I guess you are thinking.
Well I will explain what need to be done and you decide.
The keys press down on a rubber like sheet with indentation with a magnetic spot in the middle.
When you press the key it presses on the indent pushing it to contacts on a circuit board.
These contact can lose their connectivity. but can be restored with taking off the sheet and cleaning  in warm water. and dying thoroughly.
It means however total dismantling the machine from the bottom up and the sheet will be the last bit before the keys,
Or send it to a repair shop

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  • Anonymous Oct 25, 2007

    Thats OK- LRL computer is in the U.S.
    Where are you?
    It is useful to us to know your location so that  we may temper our replies to suit.



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Replace the keyboard.

Posted on Oct 24, 2007

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