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Old 06-22-2005, 07:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I spilled a little bit of soda on my keyboard, it works fine but 3-4 of the keys are sticky and it really annoys me, is there anything I can do?

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Old 06-22-2005, 07:13 PM   #2 (permalink)
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are you sure it's sticky from soda?

pop open the keyboard and clean it....you should see my friends, soda, crumbs, dirt, the thing is nasty I have no clue how it even works anymore.

Be cautious though because it's real easy to lose the little things inside of the keyboards to make the keys actually press down

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Old 06-22-2005, 07:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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q tip and Isopropyl alcohol......apply a litle take it off with a dry q tip and wait...it will evaporate quickly. Should fix you right up!
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Old 06-22-2005, 07:16 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks a ton ill try it out
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