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Keyboard troubles.

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Post by VG_Addict » Tue Dec 03, 2019 12:53 pm

Sometimes the O key on my keyboard doesn't register. What do I do?

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Post by steeze » Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:16 pm

No clue. All I have is a link on how to hide from a murderer.

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Re: Keyboard troubles.

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Post by I REALLY HATE POKEMON! » Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:30 pm

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Re: Keyboard troubles.

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Post by Booyakasha » Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:54 pm

^^^I mean, how big of an issue is it for you? Can you learn to live with it, or is it completely intolerable?
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Post by VG_Addict » Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:04 pm

Booyakasha wrote:
Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:54 pm
^^^I mean, how big of an issue is it for you? Can you learn to live with it, or is it completely intolerable?
It's kind of annoying.

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Post by Booyakasha » Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:19 pm

Hmmm. Well, if it's a desktop keyboard, I'd suggest seeking a cheap replacement, or maybe finding some other workaround. Possibly popping the key off and seeing if there's some obvious problem ('well, look at that! a family of raccoons took up residence in my keyboard!'). If it's a laptop, you might need professional help. Maybe you could make a keyboard shortcut?
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Re: Keyboard troubles.

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Post by ScottyMcGee » Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:30 pm

Check out if there's a local mom-and-pop PC repair place.

You can also try popping out the key and see if there's gunk underneath that needs cleaning. Sometimes you just need a good old keyboard cleaning.

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Post by VG_Addict » Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:08 pm

I took off the O key. It didn't look all that dirty.

I don't know what's wrong.

But 99% of the time, the O key works fine.

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Post by smol Kat » Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:19 pm

Try using it with the key off and determine how responsive that is. Possible that something broke off in the key?
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Re: Keyboard troubles.

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Post by VG_Addict » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:53 am

The O key hasn't failed to register at all so far today.

Maybe I'm finally getting the hang of my new keyboard?

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Re: Keyboard troubles.

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Post by I REALLY HATE POKEMON! » Wed Dec 04, 2019 1:15 pm

If it's new and works 99% of the time then any issue can probably be attributed to human error.

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