Keyboard not working properly

  icantthinkofagoodusername 18:59 15 Dec 2016

I have a hp laptop with windows 8. Today I was cleaning the keyboard and didn't realise the computer was still on. Now when I press the C letter key for example it comes up with "project to a connected screen " sidebar the g letter key comes up with "gv" instead. Also the backspace and space bar keys work weirdly - back space deletes nothing and acts like a space bar and the space bar vice versa. I have checked the control panel - it is set to UK QWERTY keyboard which is what I normally use. Sticky keys is not on. How can I fix this? Thanks!

  alanrwood 19:00 15 Dec 2016

What did you use top "clean" the keyboard.

  difarn 23:24 15 Dec 2016

I'm wondering if your Windows button has become jammed as a result of the cleaning?

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

OnePlus 6T McLaren edition costs more and charges faster

Pharrell's favourite new illustrator Daniel Egneus on making dreamlike fashion art

New Apple Products 2019: Predicting the new Apple products coming soon

Windows 10 : comment désactiver Cortana ?