Keyboard keys not working properly

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Keyboard keys not working properly

  • the i, u, & n keys are not working properly on my computer. i am copy & pasting them for this message, actually. Yesterday i spilled water on my keyboard. i left it to dry, but nothing has worked.. What else should i do? Thanks!!
  • Replace the keyboard. They are inexpensive and easy to replace.
     
     
     
    Inspiron E1505
    Intel Core 2 Duo processor T7200 (4MB/2.00GHz/667MHz)
    15.4 Inch UltraSharp TrueLife Wide-screen WSXGA+
    2GB, DDR2, 667MHz
    256MB ATI MOBILITY RADEON X1400
    120GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
    8X DVD+/-RW Philips Drive
    Dell Wireless 1500 802.11N Mini Card
    Dell Wireless 355 Bluetooth Module (2.0 + EDR)
    Windows XP Pro SP2
    Bios A17
    pur. Sept. 7 2006
    WRT350N Linksys router v1.0
    ZoneAlarm Pro v 7.0.337.000
    Kaspersky AntiVirus v 6.0.2.621

    Sam

    Alienware M11x R2 - Inspiron 17R (7010) - Inspiron E1505

       

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  • Thanks, do you know of a place that i should do this at? Best Buy said it would be about $40, but it would take 3 days... Thanks! oh, and this is a laptop.. so i dont want to have to have an extra keyboard plugged in....

    Message Edited by radrops108 on 09-04-2007 12:17 AM
  • Save the money and do it yourself. What model do you have.
     
     
    Inspiron E1505
    Intel Core 2 Duo processor T7200 (4MB/2.00GHz/667MHz)
    15.4 Inch UltraSharp TrueLife Wide-screen WSXGA+
    2GB, DDR2, 667MHz
    256MB ATI MOBILITY RADEON X1400
    120GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
    8X DVD+/-RW Philips Drive
    Dell Wireless 1500 802.11N Mini Card
    Dell Wireless 355 Bluetooth Module (2.0 + EDR)
    Windows XP Pro SP2
    Bios A17
    pur. Sept. 7 2006
    WRT350N Linksys router v1.0
    ZoneAlarm Pro v 7.0.337.000
    Kaspersky AntiVirus v 6.0.2.621

    Sam

    Alienware M11x R2 - Inspiron 17R (7010) - Inspiron E1505

       

    Forum Member since 2004

    "If your issue was resolved, please click  Yes ".

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  • Instructions are here.
     
     
     
    Inspiron E1505
    Intel Core 2 Duo processor T7200 (4MB/2.00GHz/667MHz)
    15.4 Inch UltraSharp TrueLife Wide-screen WSXGA+
    2GB, DDR2, 667MHz
    256MB ATI MOBILITY RADEON X1400
    120GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
    8X DVD+/-RW Philips Drive
    Dell Wireless 1500 802.11N Mini Card
    Dell Wireless 355 Bluetooth Module (2.0 + EDR)
    Windows XP Pro SP2
    Bios A17
    pur. Sept. 7 2006
    WRT350N Linksys router v1.0
    ZoneAlarm Pro v 7.0.337.000
    Kaspersky AntiVirus v 6.0.2.621

    Sam

    Alienware M11x R2 - Inspiron 17R (7010) - Inspiron E1505

       

    Forum Member since 2004

    "If your issue was resolved, please click  Yes ".

  • Thank you so much but..are you sure that this will work? what if the problem is something else? sorry about the costant questions!!!
  • Well you said you spilled water on your keyboard, and it was working before. Your lucky water did not get to the motherboard and fry your system. You can order your keyboard here. and or call
    Dell Spare Parts 1-800-449-3355 ext 7269937
     
     
     
     
    Inspiron E1505
    Intel Core 2 Duo processor T7200 (4MB/2.00GHz/667MHz)
    15.4 Inch UltraSharp TrueLife Wide-screen WSXGA+
    2GB, DDR2, 667MHz
    256MB ATI MOBILITY RADEON X1400
    120GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
    8X DVD+/-RW Philips Drive
    Dell Wireless 1500 802.11N Mini Card
    Dell Wireless 355 Bluetooth Module (2.0 + EDR)
    Windows XP Pro SP2
    Bios A17
    pur. Sept. 7 2006
    WRT350N Linksys router v1.0
    ZoneAlarm Pro v 7.0.337.000
    Kaspersky AntiVirus v 6.0.2.621

    Sam

    Alienware M11x R2 - Inspiron 17R (7010) - Inspiron E1505

       

    Forum Member since 2004

    "If your issue was resolved, please click  Yes ".

  • thank you for all of your help!!!!
  • Better try running diagnostics first on your system.( Fn + Power) after Pre boot self assessment, wait to boot to utility partition if you have and choose express test or extended test.