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Computer Keeps Rebooting?


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#1 jb-bayer

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Posted 28 December 2005 - 12:46 PM

My computer will keep rebooting whenever I use my shift key. I have no viruses/spyware or anything. I've used hijack and all my virus/spyware software. Anyone ever here of this or experience something like this? Thanks.

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Posted 30 December 2005 - 03:47 PM

Well, then just don't use the Shift key! :thumbsup: (just kidding!)

Does this happen with both the right and left shift keys - or just one of them? Have you tried to borrow another keyboard to see if this changes/removes the problem?

Also, you can check your Event Viewer for errors around the time of the shutdowns to see if there's any relevant information about STOP errors.
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Posted 03 January 2006 - 10:28 AM

Thanks for the reply usasma. Haven't been back to check lately, but will try the keyboard swap when I get home. I do have a USB keyboard so that may cause some confilicts at times?? Not sure, but will repost when I do the swap and will totally check out the event viewer. Thanks again.




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