PC Hardware forum

General discussion

keyboard doesn't register w with a s d e q

by Elesar82 / October 20, 2014 12:39 PM PDT

So been gaming with this keyboard for about a year now and never really had a problem until last night when i found out that my w key started not functioning with ONLY the 5 buttons around it (a, s, d, q, e) while pressed at the same time but all other combinations work with it

I tried updating drivers, moving it to a different usb port, and cleaning it out with dust-off but nothings seemed to work

any help would be much apreciated

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: keyboard doesn't register w with a s d e q
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: keyboard doesn't register w with a s d e q
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
(NT) Did you try another keyboard?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 20, 2014 12:40 PM PDT
Collapse -
definatly the one keyboard
by Elesar82 / October 20, 2014 12:54 PM PDT

yes other keyboards work but would much rather use my wireless one havn't had any problems till last night with it just seems weird how it's ONLY those buttons with w being pressed down

Collapse -
OK, I'm guessing you want to know how keyboards work.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 20, 2014 1:53 PM PDT
Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

Does BMW or Volvo do it best?

Pint-size luxury and funky style

Shopping for a new car this weekend? See how the BMW X2 stacks up against the Volvo XC40 in our side-by-side comparison.