Having problems with your Dell D520 Notebook ?

Number keys not working dell laptop

\015 HELP.......\015\012the only numbers that work on my DELL inspiron 1521 are as follows numbers 5and 6. I have no idea how to solve it can someone please point me in the right direction.\015

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Have you or anyone spilt liquid on the keyboard?
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\015\012do you regularly clean your keyboard?
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\015\012sorry for the obvious questions but you would be suprised how much chaos it could cause....
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\015\012here are a few checks for you to do (if you can use a usb keyboard)
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\015\0121) clean your keyboard of moisture, dirt and grime
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\015\0122) check your antivirus to do a scan to ensure that the keyboard drivers havent been corrupted by a virus
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\015\012if still the same then:
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\015\0123)remove the keyboard and look for corrosion on all pins and/or conectors (corrosion will be a greenish/white color)
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\015\012if corrosion is found then use a solution (cheapest being vinegar) to clean the pins and/or conectors
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\015\012if still the same then your keyboards driver maybe corrupt, if so then\015\012download the driver from dell's driver site and install, after the\015\012instilation do a create restore point or back up your drivers (id put\015\012them on a dvd r disk myself) and keep them for future reference.
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\015\012if this doesn't sort out the problem then it's definately a hardware failure, which means fail......
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\015\012hope you sort the problem out soon....;-)
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Number keys not working dell laptop


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