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Old 12-02-2005, 10:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am a computer tech and Ive never seen this issue before. 2 customers in 3 days have broght pcs in with a keyboard issue. the keyboard makes clicking sounds only on there user account. I can boot to safe mode using administrator and the keyboard works. ran virus and spyware scans 2 times. nothing come up. please help me. iam in a jam and cant find any topics on this issue..

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Old 12-02-2005, 11:26 AM   #2 (permalink)
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desktop or laptop?
try changing keyboards?

windows speakers are clicking or the keyboard itself doing it?
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Old 12-02-2005, 11:28 AM   #3 (permalink)
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desktop. it not a keyboard itself. sound comes from the internal speaker.
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Old 12-02-2005, 12:13 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Can you create a new account and see if the clicking continues ?
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have you tried ANY other keyboard? even if its 10 years old..
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USB / PS2?

Try clearing the cmos or check msconfig...sounds like something is conflicting with it possibly and of course, safemode wont load msconfig.....so it could be it
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Old 12-02-2005, 08:44 PM   #7 (permalink)
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found out what it was. sticky keys was turned on. thanks for all the help.
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