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    Question String of characters being repeated infinitely by laptop keyboard (Laptop ASUS Rog 753 VE)

    I have an ASUS ROG 753 VE Laptop running on Windows 10 OS. I had this laptop since 2017 and there wasn't any issue until approximately six months ago. Basically the problem consist of randomly losing control of my keyboard. It will start printing the same string of characters infinitely. I...
  2. James LaBarre

    Question No keyboard with Mechanical KB on KVM

    I have two dual-boot systems on a KVM switch, with KB, mouse and audio switching. The KVM used to work with a membrane KB, but now with the mechanical, it no longer works under MSWin10. The connections and such are completely functional in BIOS, the GRUB2 menu, and Linux (Mint 19.3 currently)...
  3. miskoprotis

    Question Changing keyboard, can't find exactly same one

    Hello, I'm searching for a new keyboard for old notebook (HP pavilion G6 2253a, i guess). The problem is that i can not find precisely exactly same keyboard. Keyboards that should fit by my model is a little bit different (few keys at other place, enter key is smaller etc.). Is it matter that...
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    Question Pc typing old words on it's own even when the keyboard is unplugged!

    Hello. Today when I was cleaning my bluetooth logitech keyboard I forgot to unplug it when I was cleaning near F5 to F8 keys and the keys under. When I realised that I quickly unplugged it and cleaned it. half an hour later my pc starts retyping words I wrote on an essay 2 or 3 days prior. It...
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    Question different Keyboard language sync bettwen computers

    Hi, i have 2 computers, one in the work and other in home... But in home my laptop has a different keyboard language... What happen is that i choose the language of my keyboard laptop to spanish an the other to portuguese but after i change one, in next days the other sync and change the...
  6. CloudyQ

    Question New Keyboard (K70 Mk2 or Logitech G815)

    Hey there! So I've been looking for a new keyboard for the last 4-5 months. I am currently using the Corsair Strafe RGB with MX Browns and have been doing so for the last 3-4 years. Overall I was extremely satisfied, however, after just about ~1 year of use, the keys started to type double when...
  7. anna.gucc

    Question Some of the keys in my keyboard are often late to respond.

    2 particular letters of my HP laptop's keyboard, the L and the O, and sometimes the P and the 9 (all next to each other) don't work. I don't have any idea why: I don't remember when it started, probably some months ago. I'm a bit messy, so I thought maybe some food went into them or any types...
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    Question Keyboard key not working anywhere but game

    So a button 3 is not working, i wrote this one on numpad but the one above letters isnt working on web browser, notepad, calculator... only place it works is on CoD modern warfare i can call killstreaks with it, so the key works but it isnt registered outside the game. When i set the keyboard...
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    Question Laptop Keyboard key retainer broke off

    So i use the C key as my voice chat key so i use it a ton, now last couple days i noticed it keeps popping out of place so i took a closer look and found that it looks like this: View: https://imgur.com/a/PR47yOm the little hook on the right is broken off is there anyway i can fix this...
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    Best laptop 2020

    I wanted to ask the community for any laptop recommendations. Here is what I'm looking for: AND THANK YOU IN ADVANCE Thin and light Powerful, intel 10th gen CPU with Iris graphics Long Battery Life, 10 hours or more Touch screen Good keyboard. It's especially important to have a long space to...
  11. Question Can't stop keyboard from waking up computer from sleep mode

    Hi guys. I recently bought a new keyboard. so I usually turn off my PC on Sleep Mode. But something wakes it up after some minutes. After researching a bit, I found out its the keyboard. WHAT I'VE TRIED: Uninstall Keyboard Driver, Reinstall it again. Changing Keyboards. Setting "Allow this...
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    Question Brightness Control and Bad Keyboard Acer Aspire One PAV70

    Hello Guys, I have an acer aspire PAV70 which brighness goes down every single time. I isolated the issue to the keyboard (detached the keyboard and the issue was no more). But it is still very weird, since to lower the brightness with the keyboard you need fn + left arrow. None of theese keys...
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    Question What's the most common form of mouse / keyboard failure you guys have had?

    I've seen many keyboards and mice rated for 10 or even 50 million clicks, but does this even matter? I feel like most people's keyboards or mice break before the rated click limit due to abuse, such as perhaps a switch shaft snapping out, or water damage. Are there any people reading this that...
  14. Jojo Moyes

    Question Spacebar not always registering, sometimes registers twice

    My keyboard is around 2 years old, the spacebar is the only one which doesn't work all the time. One regular tap 50% of the times doesn't register, 45% of the times registers one space, 5% of the times registers 2 or more (has gone to around 5 maximum) It doesn't matter how much pressure I...
  15. DeeJaYRX44

    Question How to remove a macro from a keyboard?(Asus Strix Tactic Pro)

    So I made by mistake when i was cleaning my keyboard a script for the F1 to F8 keys, I dont know how I managed to get them all tho, but the thing is, whenever i press any of these keys, they dont get their command, and for some reason my CTRL stops working, if I accidentally press one of them...
  16. Leroy Brown

    Question K70 LUX RGB switch sticking (physical)

    My 'W' key sticks and I was wondering how to take the switch apart since my 'W' key is getting to the point where I struggle to touch type. When I press the key down it sounds like it might be the spring so I want to open the switch up but I have no idea how to do so. I fear that due to how...
  17. michaelscottgilbert

    Question What to test when mouse, keyboard and monitor turn off?

    Hello, I am looking for a checklist of what I need to test on my rig after experiencing the mouse, keyboard and monitor turning off and the computer remains powered on other wise. I am forced to perform a PSU turn off as power buttons on case are unresponsive. I have tested and passed RAM with...
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    Question Looking for a Chromebook with particular specifications (e.g., backlit keyboard)

    Hi all - I was hoping to get some guidance from the folks here on finding a Chromebook that matches what I'm looking for. For background, my first Chromebook was a XE513. I love practically everything about it - the weight, the speed, the screen, the pen. For what I'm looking for it's almost...
  19. nikode_m

    Some keyboard keys are not working, laptop

    I have Asus rog strix G laptop with Windows 10. Recently I ran into a problem, some keys weren't working, and when I pressed PrintScreen, random keys were being registered. I tried restarting the computer, reinstalling drivers and some other tips from the internet, but that didn't fix the...
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    Question Certain keys need to be pressed twice before it gets typed

    Hello, i've recently encountered a problem with my keyboard in which I would need to have to press certain keys twice before they appear in windows 10. One of the keys i'm having trouble with is (') and whenever i need it, i would have to press it twice and the result would be (") otherwise it...