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How do i clean a laptop keyboard

\015 I had coffee spilt on my laptops keyboard. Its an Acer Aspire 4520. Now my keyboard dosen't work right and i was woundering what would be the best way for me to clean it. I all ready have taken it out of the computer just don't know how to fix it :(\015

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YOU HAVE REMOVE THE KEYBOARD FROM THE LABTOP, WHAT IS THE KEYBOARD SETTING ON OR SETTING IN, SEE ANY TYPE OF LATCHS, 4 JELEWERY PHILLIPES HEAD TYPE OF SCREW DRIVERS TIPS, EACH CORNER FOR THE TOP OF THE KEYBOARD KEYS MAY HAVE TO BE REMOVE TO SEE THE LATCHES OR SCREWS OR ATTACHMENT CONNECTOR PINS, AT ONE POINT YOU MAY HAVE TO REMOVE EVERY KEY TO CLEAN THE COFFEE FROM THE BOOT WHERE THE BUTTON PUSHES DOWN WHERE EACH KEY IS AT.
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