Having problems with your Dell Latitude D520 Notebook ?

My computer does this:wwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww. even though i dont press the w key, and solution to make this stop?


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The key is stuck.. try using a can of compressed air or take it to your loacl garage and use the tire hose to blow air onto the keyboard to remove dirt and dust that accumulates under the keys.

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Madgamer09

Probably the "w" key is stuck. If that is the case, use some tool to release it.
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