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Keyboard typing glitch

by kidcleve / January 14, 2013 6:11 AM PST

Not able to type, using very slow one letter at time on screen keyboard. gmail email -Xp PC desktop -Help needed -trouble shooting comes up empty- driver claims it's working -but it's not- frustrating-Please help

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Given that much detail.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 14, 2013 6:55 AM PST
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You need to have the PC repaired. They'll likely try another keyboard then a motherboard.

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reply- typing glitch - thanks
by kidcleve / January 14, 2013 10:02 AM PST

Bob- that makes great sense - I did try another keyboard from 2005 - labtec -didn't work....
thanks a wonderful answer
bob -here too

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I'd like to hear more about this PC.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 14, 2013 10:14 AM PST

But given only the detail so far, it needs repair.

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