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I have a strange problem. Once I boot my PC and log on to a user, there is letter "s" continuously typing itself. eg. when I open a doc, Char S is typed on its own. Same with all applications. . There is a sound that come with it. I feel it is a virus but mcf. did't discover it. Can someone help to remove this?


Answers :

Check your Keyboard for a stuck key, something may have gotten under the "s" key or the cables may be loose. If everything is fine or appears to be fine try replacing the keyboard. They are not expensive and are easy to replace.
It could be the "s" key is stuck down or the keyboard microprocessor id dead and you need a new keyboard
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