Keyboard malfunction

  dave_johnston2k 19:59 13 Oct 2006
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Guys
I came home from work today, turned on the computer nad now my keyboard refuses to work. When I press 'M' it is as if I have hit 'm' then 'return'. Also when I type 'x' its 'zx' and 'c' its 'cv' and a few other examples.

I used my system restore pack and totally wiped everything, but to no avail. It is driving me nuts.

Any ideas??
Thanks
Dave

  dave_johnston2k 20:16 13 Oct 2006

Also the computer is a laptop.

  Jak_1 20:54 13 Oct 2006

methinks it needs to go to the laptop hospital for repair. Has any coffe etc been spilled on the keyboard?

  dave_johnston2k 21:04 13 Oct 2006

No coffee at all.

It was working fine this morning then all off a sudden...

Also, when i re-installed everything it told me the system had recovered from a critical error. Thing is...all I do is a little surfing and play some games...thats it! Its just odd. Could b a virus...

  Diodorus Siculus 21:06 13 Oct 2006

Try an external keyboard if you can.

  dave_johnston2k 21:29 13 Oct 2006

I will do tomorrow. Its not much use as a laptop if that works. Something tells me it wont work.

  dave_johnston2k 21:30 13 Oct 2006

Also, I tried re-installing all the drivers etc. Still no joy.

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