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Old 06-10-2010, 12:05 AM   #11 (permalink)
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OK, well, it seems for Gateway, it is different. http://www.gateway.com/about/legal/w...es/8511069.pdf

I know ASUS covers this, but maybe not all.
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Old 06-10-2010, 02:13 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I work as a computer tech, the keyboard replacement is a work I had done before on different models.

In short gateway said this to me:

since the keyboard is not a user replaceable part we are unable to send you the part.

In order to resolve this issue we can take your system for repair at a charge of $ 199, excluding one way shipment charges.

If you are interested please let us know.

Another option is you can contact a local technician.



That's funny because I'm the local technician.


I would be following S0ULphIRE advice:
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some methanol or something similar and clean the contacts with a soft clean cloth.
Will let you know tomorrow how the work ended.
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The work end super bad, I try but the keys are NOT WORKING!!!
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Are you sure you put it all back together correctly?
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