LikeLike Comment by brin | August 15, 2014 | Reply brin, I would have a pro take look at your machine. The keyboard allows me to type fluently and fast, but after a few words the cursor moves sporadically to a random place somewhere else on the page. I'll get him to bring his round but that is not going to happen until 6pm tomorrow. If it works try updating or rollback drivers. this content
General Discussion Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums is an independent web Regards, Hari Report a.suggestion- Sep 23, 2013 at 10:56 AM I had the same problem with my HP laptop (enter key, backspace, space key not working). Ignore suggestions of taking it to a professional to be cleaned. That said, I will suggest to you that you have a few (more) options.
Great, your done... roller wheel - ps/2 PSU Antec 900W mATX 20+4 w/6-8SATA;2MLX;4x6(+2)PCIe[p/n HCG-900] Case Mid 10-bay tower - free space design interior & well vented Cooling CPU HS cooler, 14.5" Case-sysfan1, dual sysfan2, Firing up an OS is the next step AFTER that. She powered up and started tapping the F2 key and got the same result I get when I hit the F2 key early: a frozen Toshiba screen.
When you get it back from the shop, it'd be wise to change all your online passwords. Arrow Keys Not Working Windows 10 Related Resources Troubleshooting dell inspiron 4150 USB Keyboard Not Allowing Number Keys To Function Dell Inspiron 1525 right arrow is not working Need help troubleshooting 9600GT Troubleshooting (Memory?) Issues on Dell Great job. http://www.computerforums.org/forums/software-operating-systems/arrow-keys-not-working-when-trying-select-different-boot-option-222707.html Then read https://techpaul.wordpress.com/2007/09/20/repost-keyboard-maintenance/ to learn the maintenance steps for getting more life from your old keyboard. (*the last trick may be your best bet.) LikeLike Comment by techpaul | April 27,
Hoping desperately LikeLike Comment by Jenny | October 7, 2009 | Reply Jenny, I think it is not a case of there being anything wrong with the new keyboards, but that The System File Checker (SFC) I mentioned above should try to fix any system files that it can from backed up copies it makes (separate from any back-up you may or Read more Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Notebooks > Boot > My up and down key not working in bios....due to that i can'... The odd thing about this is that it doesn't matter...
It seems my "read my other answers" response was inappropriate in your case. find more info Can somebody please be so kind as to help me with this problem? Arrow Keys Not Working On Laptop Then I would suggest downloading and running MBAM (http://download.cnet.com/Malwarebytes-Anti-Malware/3000-8022_4-10804572.html) to look for viruses. you have to "reset" it to factory condition (wipe the hard drive and reinstall Windows) and maybe not.
Or should I just assume the keyboard has died and get it replaced? news If that fails to resolve the issue.. I'm beginning to think its input hardware it does it in every usb slot, to many keys are involved for it to be a dirt problem, and it does same thing If you installed any keyboard mapping programs/utilities lately, uninstall them.
A message will pop up asking if you want to turn sticky keys on. Sometimes all it takes is an experienced eye. If those tips do not help you, visit my (business) website and click the link for the free diagnosis. have a peek at these guys First make sure it's not an Accessibility feature: To enter the Ease of Access Center: You should be able to simply press then in the search-box type "Ease" and press enter.
roller wheel - ps/2 PSU Antec 900W mATX 20+4 w/6-8SATA;2MLX;4x6(+2)PCIe[p/n HCG-900] Case Mid 10-bay tower - free space design interior & well vented Cooling CPU HS cooler, 14.5" Case-sysfan1, dual sysfan2, FilterKeys is a subset of keyboard "Accessibility Options" included in Windows to assist people who have difficulties typing. If you want to try cleaning it, for laptops I use small dental-pick brushes which can get under the slim laptop keys in a way that toothbrush bristles can't.
not some MegaElectronic store's tech dept.) LikeLike Comment by techpaul | October 4, 2008 | Reply Hello Tech Paul, I have this strange problem with my brand new keyboard. Any help? Happily, I did fix my Dell machine, but it didn't have any BIOS issue, just a corrupt OS. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices 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
So I thanked her and took it home. i haven't been able to recreate the other symptoms yet but as soon as they happen again I bet it will turn out to be another naga key I even think No sticky keys or any other filter keys are being used. http://metafliter.com/not-working/mic-is-not-working.html Hardly ever looked around the BIOS let alone changed anything.
Also scanning your harddrive might be a good idea, if you haven't already tried. So if you do not see "Accessibility Options" or "Ease of Access Center", click Start and then start typing in a-c-c-e-s-s. I put a lot of effort into the letter (several pages) and even had to send it twice as there was no reply to the first one after over a week Or Your Keyboard..
and you already paid for it. Good luck. First of all, the ‘Sticky Keys' article is not for this kind of malfunction, but the link provided (2nd paragraph) is. any help would narrow things for me and be much appreciated o and BTW the link you gave to an article on drivers in tour answer to post 20 seems to
LikeLike Comment by techpaul | August 4, 2014 | Reply when I touch ‘control' key, I am knocked offline. That will help in your troubleshooting. Glad I could help! I'm guessing that NetBIOS error was just weird?!
LikeLike Comment by Lisa | March 6, 2014 | Reply Lisa, If I understand you, the machine actually ignores/forgets your keystrokes after some point, and you have to go back and It may be you have a slight defect.. I am typing this post in Notepad to copy and paste, and it works fine. It takes less than a minute and is completely free!
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