Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T41 Notebook ?
Letter ''I'' will not type everytime
\015 I have to hit the letter ''I'' several times before it will type.\015
You need a new keyboard. (Or a good used one) I suggest Ebay, but also check online)
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