Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T43 Notebook ?

Computer Freezes unless pressure applied

\015 My computer will freeze unless I apply pressure on the key board. as soon as the pressure is released, the computer freezes or the hard drive stops working. Is something loose??\015

Answers :

With the laptop turned off, take out the hard drive completely from the laptop and then reseat it back into its slot and make sure its nice and snug.

Then go ahead and turn it on and see it will run without freezing on you and having to apply pressure on the keyboard.

If that doesn't work then disconnect the keyboard and see if it will run smoothly without the keyboard. If it does then you might have a stuck key on the keyboard that is making the unit freeze so you might have to replace the keyboard.

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