Having problems with your Acer Aspire One PC Notebook ?

Half of keyboard works

\015 I have an acer aspire one notebook that i got just a couple months ago (march). only half my keyboard works and i've tried everything that i know except buying a usb keyboard (tight on money). does anyone have a solution?\015

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Sounds like a hardware malfunction, you should take it back under warenty, and have the keyboard replaced. Just to make sure the notbook is working you could borrow a USB keyboard and try that out.
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