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Spacebar came off
\015 My spacebar came off and so did the little white pieces and now i dont know how to put it back on. HELP!\015
There shouldn't be any 'little white pieces' Something caused the breakage like trying to remove the space bar to clean it. Best solution--buy a new keyboard. They are quite reasonable.
Fairly straight foward look on you tube there are plenty of people with step by step on how to
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