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It also worked for me!! I am looking into getting some compressed air right now though. SOLUTION I folded the ribbon cable other way round without flattening the cable like paper so that the original bend straightens. Case ?
Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... it was designed for this purpose. –Juliano Nov 22 '09 at 2:38 Try using the PS/2 connection if possible. My Shift key is stuck!. Some Keys Not Working On Laptop Hp use KeyTweak to restore or remap the failing keys.
They are dead anyway, right? Keyboard Keys Not Working Windows 7 Some keys, such as the function keys (F1 through F12), do not work with every program. The F-lock key is often found on Microsoft keyboards and pressing it activates the F-keys (F1 through F12) and allow you to use them normally. If you're an IT pro, removing the outer case and reconnecting the ribbon cable on the bottom of the keyboard should be child's play.
I am typing with the same keyboard :) Helpful +39 Report agartthean Jul 15, 2012 at 06:49 PM I had a similar problem. If they determine that you're using a defective keyboard, then you should be able to get it replaced at a service depot without too much hassle. Some Keys On Keyboard Not Working Here's What To Do By Joel Santo Domingo September 17, 2013 10 Comments Oh no, the keyboard on your laptop stopped working! Keyboard Keys Not Working Windows 10 You may have to hook up a USB keyboard (see below) to navigate text entry fields, but after you find the correct file it should be a quick download and fix.
Report Ash- Aug 2, 2012 at 09:29 AM OMG! have a peek at these guys share|improve this answer answered Nov 22 '09 at 2:39 Mikael Auno 21623 add a comment| protected by slhck Jan 1 '13 at 9:49 Thank you for your interest in this question. Only a in the flesh technician can repair your keyboard. and here I was going to use battery acid, caught me just in time My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Acer Aspire 5532 OS Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit SP1 Keyboard Keys Not Working Properly
But whatever works is great. Try cleaning the keyboard Dust, dirt, hair, and other debris can fall into your keyboard over time, obstructing keys or causing them to malfunction. So what if none of those help? check over here Go USB If all else fails and you need to get a term paper or other word document done, stat, then find a USB desktop keyboard and plug it in.
When I use the apostrophe key, nothing happens, but when I type something after, it appears. Desktop Keyboard Not Working Loading... Take a look if 4K video editing...
Loading... spunkflunk 368,026 views 4:16 How To Fix The Keyboard Number/Letter key Problem! (For Laptops only!) - Duration: 2:13. I used to have the exact same problem gaming with an older logitech keyboard that had a 3-key rollover. Dell Laptop Keyboard Not Working Is there a setting I need to adjust? • It's a surprisingly common question - a key on the keyboard is acting up for some reason.
The Tech Space - Dontae Grose 164,802 views 2:56 How to : Individual Laptop Keyboard Keys Fix Repair Installation Guide HP Compaq Pavilion HD - Duration: 3:58. Tried all the software and driver update that everyone suggested on forums. Is the keyboard only malfunctioning in one specific program? this content All Rights Reserved.
Here's my hijack this log to go with... windows-7 keyboard 64-bit share|improve this question edited Nov 22 '09 at 2:33 asked Nov 22 '09 at 2:27 kitchen 122116 1 Consider buying a better keyboard (cheap keyboards have fewer Wrong. Turn it upside down, or tilted to one side, I try and blow some of the crud out from underneath the keys.
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If you can't use the trackpad or mouse to reboot the PC, just hold down the power button for about 10-15 seconds to turn the PC off. THW Thank You Dennis, I am curious though, could dirt cause the key to not work until I hit the space bar? Categories | Full Archive By Date | Business Card | About Advertisements do not imply my endorsement of any product or service. Marc Roberge 342,731 views 5:45 keyboard failure on boot fix - Duration: 4:16.
Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro About Tom's Guide Login Your question Get the answer Tom's Guide>Forum>Laptop Tech I have a stack of dead keeyboards knee high in the corner over there.