keyboard problem

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I have a friend that has a shift key that kinda pastes odd things, like she presses it and then it types in stuff like websites and things like "|>

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Bad keyboard, just replace it

Bad keyboard, just replace it.

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how would you do that since i

how would you do that since its its a labtop one, could you do it your self or do you recomend "experts"?

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Depends on the laptop. iBooks

Depends on the laptop. iBooks, titanium PowerBook G4s, and pretty much all of the G3 laptops have pop-off keyboards. Just remove the keyboard, disconnect the ribbon cables, and install the new one. For other models, a technician may be the best idea.

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ok, sweet... thank you both..

ok, sweet... thank you both.. I apresheate it, I had this in another forom, thy said nothing so yea.. thanx again. Laughing out loud ^_^

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why not just...

why not find someone who knows a thing or two about servicing laptops. Even if it's not a mac laptop where the kbd just lifts out, it can still be replaced by someone other than a "trained tech".

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