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keyboard has stopped working properly. I have a Tosihba Satellite. 4 years old.


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#1 Conniej54

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 09:27 AM

I can only type 4 letters and then no space bar. how can I correct this .?


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Posted 21 March 2017 - 07:44 PM

Take note of exact make/model.

Google that service manual .pdf.

Be careful as a LOT of websites are "rigged".

Take it apart and check connector ribbon. If it is secured properly one may need a new key-board... but play with it and make sure the connectors/seat are clean.

Before ordering a new keyboard... via DEvice Manager > uninstall all mice and keyboard drivers and reboot. may have to reboot twice. Do not uninstall the software when prompted.

 

Edit: Was there more to this post when i started posting? Something starnge going on....


Edited by bludgard, 21 March 2017 - 07:47 PM.





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