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I tried this but, unfortunately, it didn't work. If you have done everything correctly, it should be working fine again. and... I consume copious amounts of food and (non-alcoholic) drink at my keyboard. navigate to this website
Helpful +10 Report shanda Jan 28, 2010 at 12:08 PM I couldn't use arrow function in Excel. if your using a key board it might be with the f12 button ,if so press enter while pressing f12 if this does not work im clueless Report happy- Apr 16, Did the key work before you took it apart and or afterwards? "Common Sense is a flower that doesn't grow in everyone's garden." Steve R Jones, #4 2008/11/20 Lifetime Subscription If it's only a year old, you probably don't have to go through the entire process of disassembling and washing it.
I went back and evidently I just took the keyboard off (previously) around the end of October, and it is possible that it was at this point that it stopped working. May 19, 2010 #4 Sheena314 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 48 Good point/ I am not that experience with computer. At the top of the window, click File, go to Add/Remove Snap-in. Keyboard Keys Not Working Properly I removed the ONE "Back Cover Screw" which was pressing on the back of my "Left Shift Key".
thanks for the insight! One Key Not Working On Laptop Did you try to take it off and clean it? with these soft you can remap the keys. 30days free trial PassMark KeyboardTest http://www.passmark.com/products/keytest.htm on windows run type: sticky keys see if you can do something from there try pressing press https://www.itgct.com/what-to-do-when-your-network-security-key-isnt-working/ And I know there are short cut keys that you can use to copy/paste, but I would like to know if there is something I can do myself to help fix
Any ideas would be greatly appreciated. How To Reset Keyboard Settings Register now Not a member yet? Due to heat, these may have been stuck to the plastic-like sheet and may fall off. Can't figure it out at all :( Report jjj- Apr 20, 2010 at 06:57 PM yes same thing with me I want to scream Report chris- Apr 27, 2010 at 05:55
Also, are the buttons turned up at all, or hard to press down? his explanation If left and right mouse clicks work, the problem is probably your Windows/software. One Of My Keyboard Keys Is Not Working I agree with LookinAround he has a good idea about creating a boot CD to check if it really is software or hardware. Why Is My @ Key Not Working Other suggestion is, if you have the money, bring it into a shop, one that is familiar with laptop repair, and get them to check into the touch pad keys..
Next time I turn it off I'll shake it lightly and turn it upside down--the inspiron is a laptop so I won't shake it too hard. check my blog BUt yeah that was a few weeks ago if not longer and I'm pretty sure the key worked after that.... Report liza- Jun 24, 2010 at 11:45 PM omg ty I think it worked! when I took it apart recently for some reason that escapes me it really didn't look like it would cost a lot... Some Keys On Keyboard Not Working
Put it back together and it works like new. Helpful +10 Report eddie Apr 5, 2010 at 07:55 AM every time when you are about to play the game press on the box where thhe game is once u have Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Laptops and Tablets Today's Posts Right-click portion of laptop mouse isn'tworking BySheena314 May 19, 2010 To start, here is my computer information: Processor type: this content Edit: Thank you for your help.
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The left-click and the navigation portion of the mouse work fine. so i'll ask: Have you tried a different mouse?? 2. Jun 17, 2010 #8 ComputerGuy55 TS Maniac Posts: 380 +8 Well, either the drivers are always screwing up, or the touch-pad itself is all screwed up too.. Usb Keyboard You’re mixing it up with one of your other commonly-used passwords.
I recently bought a laptop from ebay, installed Windows 7 Ultimate, and installed Wubi (Ubuntu) as dual-boot. When I get home I will take off teh keyboard and give that key a good cleaning. any suggestions please.. have a peek at these guys Tina April 9, 2011 at 7:17 pm Jay, did you follow the tips above?
After it's done, place the plastic-like sheet back on, taking care to keep it EXACTLY like it was, on the side it was. Now Select Mouse and other pointing devices, right click, uninstall, then restart teh computer, see if it helps. Step 4: Get in Touch with the Network Provider When all else fails, contact the company that manages your network and find out what your options are. Cookies Registration Notice Right-arrow key disabled Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by psaulm119, 2008/11/20. 2008/11/20 Lifetime Subscription psaulm119 Geek Member Thread Starter Joined: 2003/12/07 Messages: 1,266 Likes Received: 18 Trophy Points:
Oct 12, 2010 #21 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Yea. Report holly- Jun 19, 2010 at 04:39 PM thats exactly what happens with just not a monkey Report HOLLY- Jun 19, 2010 at 04:44 PM OMG ITS WORKED YEEEEESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS! When pressing F7 while Caret Browsing is disabled, you will get a dialog that looks like this: Report JuniorSch- Nov 30, 2009 at 10:57 AM Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! I just skimmed the thread so it's not clear..
Report adulik- Jun 29, 2010 at 08:12 AM F7 defo helped me.... To do this: if you can right click Right click My Computer, go to Manage.