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Keyboard problems (ke3tbo9ar4d p0r4o9ble3msP)

by harrold / May 1, 2004 1:37 AM PDT

When I type I keep getting numbers added after certain letters - this sentance looked like the one shown below before I deleted all of the extra characters - can anyone help me please as it is really annoying - Thanks

W"he3n I8 typ0e3 I* ke3e3p0 ge3tti8ng nu7mbe3r4s adde3d afte3r4 ce3r4tai8n le3tte3r4s - thi8s se3ntance3 lo9o9ke3d li8ke3 the3 o9ne3 sho9w2n be3lo9w2 be3fo9r4e3 I* de3le3te3d all o9f the3 e3xtr4a char4acte3r4s - can anyo9ne3 he3lp0 me3 p0le3ase3 as i8t i8s r4e3ally anno9yi8ng - Thanks

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Re:Keyboard problems (ke3tbo9ar4d p0r4o9ble3msP)
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 1, 2004 2:37 AM PDT

If you look closely, you see a PATTERN emege that the broken key LETTER is linked to the key just about the letter that produced both the letter and number.


qwertyuiop would add

I'd try another keyboard...


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Re:Re:Keyboard problems (ke3tbo9ar4d p0r4o9ble3msP)
by Clif_Notes / May 1, 2004 8:08 AM PDT

Good catch,
It takes a certain kind of genius to pick up patterns like that.

I agree, it sounds like a hardware problem.

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