Laptop keyboard freezes

  marcbryant 04:56 16 Nov 2008
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Hello,

I have a Compaq Presario A900 laptop running Vista. Every now and then the keyboard just freezes and the only way out is to re-boot. The mouse continues to work as normal.

Anyone got any ideas why this would happen?

Many thanks

  STREETWORK 05:48 16 Nov 2008

The symptoms describes would point to a problem with the operating system. you could re-install and see if that fixes it or try this link.

click here

  rdave13 08:08 16 Nov 2008

You could also try to reinstall the drivers from here; click here

  marcbryant 08:48 16 Nov 2008

Many thanks, I have tried the drivers and will see what happens.

  marcbryant 09:17 09 Dec 2008

Hello again,

Sice posting this as resolved the same issue has started again. It appears to be completely random and I have to re-boot every time, very frustrating.

Is this common to compaqs? Is there anything else I can do?

  Technotiger 09:27 09 Dec 2008

Malware could also produce these symptoms, I would advise you to run any anti-malware programs you have.

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