scrambled words

  jack 14:36 04 Sep 2009
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When typing text - such as a new subject or response to say this forum I find on checking through before sending[I have to tell my self to do this] not only for typo's and misspells but also find words have extra characters added that I sure I did not type- it is almost like a stutter/stammer
for example 'sausages' could come out as saussausages.
So the big question is is it me or is it the computer up to tricks?

  Mr Mistoffelees 14:41 04 Sep 2009

Repetitive Typing Syndrome.

Gets me too sometimes!

  Clapton is God 15:26 04 Sep 2009

Is this before, after or during the drinking of alcohol?

  woodchip 15:28 04 Sep 2009

jack its old age, I do it

  jack 16:38 04 Sep 2009

CiG
'Is this before, after or during the drinking of alcohol?'
I cant fond the computer after - that's for sure
Mr Old Pussy
Like a stutter you mean- fingers duplicating thoughts.
Woody
Old age who Me or the computer ;-}

I wondered if in fact it was a processing/memory thing of some sort.

  woodchip 18:17 04 Sep 2009

In my case it was my Processor Brain, as I will often type letters the wrong way round, Thinking faster than typing

  Pineman100 18:29 04 Sep 2009

Have you tried a different keyboard on the computer? That might give you a clearer idea of whether the problem lies in the keyboard or the software.

That's assuming we have definitely eliminated the operator's alcohol intake.

  jack 20:37 04 Sep 2009

Keyboard - AAh indeed
have a spare will try tomrrer
Alcohol intake about to commence ;-0

  Spark6 20:53 04 Sep 2009

Try not to rush it. The typing not the amber nectar.

  BT 07:53 05 Sep 2009

I have that problem all the time!

  Pineman100 14:37 07 Sep 2009

It's helpful to others if you post back with the results of suggested solutions, rather than just closing the thread.

Did you resolve the problem? If so, how?

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