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Old 08-23-2009, 08:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Unhappy Keys not working

Hello....I have a Dell Lat 620 ....A few weeks ago the up arrow & the quotations key stopped working. Everything else works. Any ideas?

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Old 08-23-2009, 08:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
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See if you can pop them off and clean them.

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Agreed, either stuck keys or the rubber piece is broken and not hitting the sensor on the keyboard.
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