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Keyboard my keyboard the numbers on my letters are locked so i cant type any letters on that side of the computer

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  • Anonymous Jan 07, 2008

    I have a compaq keyboard, model KB 0311, and it keeps locking up or not responding until I restart the computer. Can you help me? Thanks, Reta

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Solution #1, Go to RUN type in 'msconfig'.
In startup uncheck MotiveSB.
Try to reinstall the keyboard driver. Solution #2
  Sounds like it may also be dirt or some spilled soda.
-- Had the same problem after an OJ spill. --
If you feel comfortable about removing the keyboard, disconnect all the wires and cables, then give the keyboard a thorough washing. Then let it dry overnight.
If that doesn't sound like something you want to attempt, then you will have to take it in to a computer shop.

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