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\015 So, I accidentally got the keyboard of my Dell Inspiron laptop wet, but I immediately went to work drying it up. I slipped paper towels between the rows of keys to soak up any liquid therein. When I went to start the laptop again, however, pressing one key tends to activate several keys (hitting Backspace, for example seems to type a capital ''T'' and the F7 key.\015\012Is there anything I can do, or is the keyboard effed?\015

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Sorry to have to tell you but it does look like you did maim and injure your keyboard.
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\015\012BUT all is not lost
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\015\012If you are willing to put some time and effort into it and feel comfortable pulling things apart but more important being able to put it back together again then you could remove the keyboard strip it down do a proper clean and re-assemble
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\015\012Hmm not happy at the prospect ?
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\015\012Ok plug a cheap USB or PS2 (check what you need) keyboard in and that will get you going again for the moment.
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\015\012Bit Happier I hope ?
\015\012But wait there is more
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\015\012Ebay is a prime source of laptop parts at great prices and the good news is that laptop keyboards are not as expensive as many might think !
\015\012They are for the most part easy to replace too !
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\015\012You didn't tell us what model your lappy is so I could find a site to send you for the destructions (oops) but I am sure you can work google and maybe type "mymodlelaptop replace keyboard"
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The Keyboard is history. Once the liquid gets into the circuitry then the keyboard in unrepairable especially if its activating several keys at a time. Get a new one or a known working one.



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