Defective Keyboard If you're still in your warranty period or have an extended warranty, then try your laptop manufacturer's tech support line. So I did some basic troubleshooting like disabling/enabling the keyboard, updating, and reinstalling the keyboard drivers. You're working on your laptop, and all of a sudden, the "I" key stops responding, or a whole section of your keyboard stops responding to keystrokes. The keyboard had worked fine for a day after the reinstall. this content
But first, just to play it safe, create a restore point. Reply Jay Bokhiria says 4 March, 2016 at 4:49 am Hi Dafinni, I think there is hardware problem in some keys. No software issues, so visit Technician to fix this issue. Bad Connections Sometimes the keyboard loses connection with the laptop's motherboard, and you have a keyboard that either works intermittently or not at all. http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03843122
However, the most unlikely solution I came across was someone mentioning damaged ribbon cable that connects laptop keyboard to motherboard. Both download as .iso files. It worked! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.
Emre Ipekci 429,399 views 2:13 Fix your locked laptop keyboard - how to unlock. - Duration: 9:11. More» Dell XPS 13 Touch (2016 Rose Gold Edition) With powerful hardware, a high-resolution screen, and both USB 3.0 and USB-C ports, the Dell XPS 13 ... Helpful +30 Report Ambucias 33999Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration date ModeratorStatus November 12, 2016 Last seen Sep 27, 2010 05:14PM Hello Meg, I know what you mean. Acer Laptop Keyboard Not Working My ATI Radeon x1200 series driver suddenly stopped working though it is still installed and the AMD driver autodetect states that I have the most recent driver for my system.
CCCC hhahaha!! View all 7 comments Report Sarah- Dec 7, 2010 02:59PM I tried this, just because I was desperate! Before you send your laptop in or surrender it to a service tech, however, it's always advisable to back up your hard drive or remove it entirely and hold on to http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f108/solved-laptop-keyboard-stopped-working-suddenly-618638.html Perform the following steps: -Remove the battery and Power adapter -Press and hold the power button for 30-45 seconds (with battery and power still removed) -Insert just the battery and attempt
Reply Patrick says 5 September, 2015 at 4:05 pm I hit "ALT + F1" and the keyboard started working…. Laptop Keyboard Not Working Properly you're the best Reply Ron says 7 September, 2016 at 6:11 pm Wow! How-To Videos iPhone 7 Review: Big steps forward, but little steps back View more PCWorld videos »