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Water inside laptop keyboard

I have a sony vaio, the thing is my sister used a lot of Windex and water to clean the laptop keyboard.....

After I turn on the laptop, the keyboard got all mess up, some key doesn't work and some keys lock on(like keep typing). It stay in this condition for weeks.

Is there anyway to fix this laptop?

Thank You

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(NT) Is a new keyboard feasible? Or is budget zero?

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How to switch

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I don't know how to switch keyboard on laptops..

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This forum has help for that.

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Start at and the top 2 posts cover disassembly of many laptops as well as another with bonus material from a laptop repair book.

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How to swich

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I had the same problem. I spilled the tea into the keyboard
of a laptop hp 4515 and keyboard started
fool. Some buttons not working. After
search on google I went on youtube.Here I found the video tutorials on exactly
my type of laptop keyboard and easily exchanged. Therefore, I recommend to
search youtube.

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