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Anonymous asked in Computers & InternetHardwareLaptops & Notebooks · 2 months ago

I lost my period and question marks?

They both seem to not work and then work again.  Laptop.  Just started today. No idea why or how it resolved itself.

Update:

I tried spraying with compressed air  did not help  somehow it seems to come & go  i got it back briefly and now they are gone again  Just those 3 keys next to the right shift  comma period and question mark slash

Update 2:

.. I seem to get the period back by pressing it repeatedly kind of fast.  But takes like 10 hits and then I end up with 3-4 over.

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  • 2 months ago

    Does sound like crud under the keys. Research how to remove them and do so carefully to get at the gunge underneath. Replace carefully.  If you're not sure get a pro to do it (because if he breaks 'em he'll have replace them).

  • 2 months ago

    Clean the crud out from under the keys. Try dental floss or sewing thread.

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