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My laptop key board is messed up

Q: My laptop key board is messed up

After my brother sprayed it with glass cleaner.my laptop key board types wrong letters.lets say I want to write "my laptop key board is messed up" this is what it types: my lap0to9p0 ke3ybo9ar4d i8s me3sse3d u7p0. all the letters in the upper row type the letter and the number above it and vise verse(exept t,y,5,6)
I tried the num lock and sticky keys,checked my language tap still nothing
(I use dell inspirion , windows 7)
Plz help.
thanks

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A: My laptop key board is messed up

Have you tried a USB keyboard? If not, try it. You might also try the on screen keyboard.

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A:broken/messed up key-board

You don't have too many options with a laptop. If you have no experience opening one and working inside, you'd be better off to take it to a qualified repair shop.

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A:Laptop Power Board

If you are good with a soldering iron go to radio shack and get replacement components. Call the manufacturer again and ask them to sell you just the part as long as you know what it is. Most of them will be glad to send you one or point you to a depot center where u can buy one.
 

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A:Laptop key board problem

SONY Support Country Selection Page

You have a European version. You will need to go to the above link and find the 64bit driver for the keyboard.
Install on the Win 7 64bit.

UK isn't listed as available there so select the country on the first page.
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A:Laptop key board promlems

Dropping a laptop can do all kinds of damage... If you're not comfortable taking laptops apart, you will have to take it to a computer repair shop
 

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A:water spilled on laptop key board

Yes it certainly can cause that and other problems.when water is spilled it might appear to be fine but you just dont know what hidden damage is in there.i would have it checked out to make sure nothing was ruined beyond repair.
 

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A:Having laptop issues...maybe system board?

Try a test first.

Do you have a desktop? If so, plug your desktop monitor into your laptop and then turn it on. If it works fine then it is your laptop monitor. Some people that I went to college with had the same problem as you have, only got lines showing on the monitor (but their's happened after their warranty ran out). The IT department at our school told them it was the monitor. Usually some could get it working if they pressed the sides of the laptop monitor. Just an idea, but I would definitely try the test first and see what you get. If it works send it back and tell them you want a new laptop or a refund. At this point I wouldn't even want them to replace the monitor.

Hope this helps.

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A:Messed up laptop.

Hi, and welcome to TSF.

The word "conduit" itself suggests that you are probably infected but as you haven't told us anything about the problem you are having, I have no way of knowing how to help.

Please read this and try again.

Information Microsoft support members need from you

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A:Laptop is completely messed up

How to restore, refresh, or reset your PC

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A:Messed up Laptop (C Drive?) - Need Help

Hello cwaddell27

If you got a message that the C drive is corrupted you should check it out.


Quote:




after clicking ok twice it started, but with original desktop wallpaper and lots of icons missing.




I think what happened was that your profile became corrupted and XP created another profile for you.

Back up all your files, important data and email account and then run chkdsk to check the hard drive

Start/Run and type in
cmd
OK
At the command prompt type
chkdsk /r (there is a space before /)
Enter

Reboot and chkdsk will run

Be prepared for this to take hours if chkdsk find errors and tries to fix them.

.

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any suggestions??
 

A:Has RegCure MESSED my laptop?

Hi,
Have you tried a system restore? I used a registry fixer once just once & it messed up my laptop 100% 'cos I didn't know what clicking "fix" meant.
Have a read of this:
http://www.edbott.com/weblog/?p=643

Richard
 

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A:i guess i messed my laptop up ;\

Using system restore go back 5 days before the problem began. Then stop the reg cleaners; that is what caused the problem.
System Restore

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A:Laptop screen messed up

Have you tried plugging in the laptop into a external monitor and seeing if its just the screen itself or if its the comptuer itself?

Also how old is the computer?
 

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A:laptop messed up and cant connect

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructions that pop up for posting the results.Close the program window, and delete the program from your desktop.Please note: You may have to disable any script protection running if the scan fails to run. After downloading the tool, disconnect from the internet and disable all antivirus protection. Run the scan, enable your A/V and reconnect to the internet. Information on A/V control HEREPlease download GMER from one of the following locations and save it to your desktop:Main MirrorThis version will download a randomly named file (Recommended)Zipped MirrorThis version will download a zip file you will need to extract first. If you use this mirror, please extract the zip file to your desktop.Disconnect from the Internet and close all running programs.Temporarily disable any real-time active protection so your security programs will not conflict with gmer's driver.Double-click on the randomly named GMER file (i.e. n7gmo46c.exe) and allow the gmer.sys driver to load if asked.Note: If you downloaded the zipped version, extract the file to its own folder such as C:\gmer and then double-click on gmer.exe.GMER will open to the Rootkit/Malware tab and perform an automatic quick scan when first run. (do not use the computer while the scan is in progress)If you receive a WARNING!!! about rootkit activity and are asked to fully scan your system...click NO.Now click the Scan button. If you see a rootkit warning window, click OK.When the scan is finished, click the Save... button to save the scan results to your Desktop. Save the file as gmer.log.Click the Copy button and paste the results into your next reply.Exit GMER and re-enable all active protection when done.-- If you encounter any problems, try running GMER in Safe Mode.

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A:I think I have a virus and now I've messed up my laptop

Perhaps we can get a foot in the door with a Rescue disk.. Use this Avira AntiVir Rescue System .You will need to be able to boot from your CD.. How to Set BIOS to Boot from CDROM:

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A:Windows 7 laptop messed up after updating

Can you boot into Safe Mode?

How long has this been happening?

Are you restarting this computer after it updates?

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A:Windows Update REALLY messed up my laptop!

Okay, so no one could help me, I understand...
 
I'm only posting this in case anyone else has this problem.
 
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everyone else in the house gets 5 bars from the signal but i get only 1-2 and cannot stay connected.Click to expand...

And that is when you are next to each other ?

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Welcome to the Forums.

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A:Laptop Screen Messed Up Colors

Hi,

You say the screenshots like fine when viewed on a working PC, so I would make the assumption that the fault is with the LCD screen itself. If it is actually faulty then your only real choices is to replace the LCD or use an external monitor. Replacing the LCD can be expensive and if it is a particularly old laptop it probably isn't a worthwhile financial option.
 

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A:Nvidia Update messed up my laptop

Hello Amazing, and welcome to Eight Forums.

You could try doing a system restore at boot using a restore point dated before this happened to hopefully fix it.

Hope this helps,
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A:Kaboob Virus messed by laptop up

Please post the Malwarebytes log.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/310714/kaboob-virus-messed-by-laptop-up/
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A:Laptop display settings all messed up?

First of all, this kind of thread would go in the Audio/Video Section.... Second, what OS do you have? Third, what's your videocard (so we know the controls you may use)?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/laptop-display-settings-all-messed-up.75116/
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A:Downloaded Mcafee Pop-up From Aol Which Messed Up My Laptop!m

Have you tried to do a "system restore"?

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A:HP Pavilion laptop screen is messed up

Coke Robot,

1. Power off laptop
2. Remove battery
3. connect power back to the laptop (battery still removed)

Does the laptop work? yes or no

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A:'Zlob' Trojan - Messed up my Laptop

Here is the HijackThis log file:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 20:26:34, on 28/08/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\AOL\ACS\AOLacsd.exe
C:\Program Files\AVC Finger-sensing Pad Driver\FspadSvr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SM1BG.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\wanmpsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\keyhook.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SOUNDMAN.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\AGRSMMSG.exe
C:\Program Files\AVC Finger-sensing Pad Driver\fscp.exe
C:\Program Files\CyberLink\PowerDVD\PDVDServ.exe
C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\RealPlay.exe
C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_03\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\1201975376\ee\AOLSoftware.exe
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop Album Starter Edition\3.0\Apps\apdproxy.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lphctb2j0e39a.exe
C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Power2Go\Power2GoExpress.exe
C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbarNotifier\GoogleToolbarNotifier.exe
C:\Garmin\gStart.exe
C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\MsnMsgr.Exe
C:\Program Files\Nokia\Nokia PC Suite 6\PcSync2.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\AOL 9.0\aoltray.exe
C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\WG111v3\WG111v3.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\sistray.exe
C:\Program Files\Freecom Personal Media Suite\FCPMS.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\Nokia\MPAPI\MPAPI3s.exe
C:\Program Files\iPod\bin\iPodService.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\PCSuite\Services\ServiceLayer.exe
c:\program files\common files\aol\1201975376\ee\services\antiSpywareApp\ver2_0_12\AOLSP Scheduler.exe
c:\program files\common files\aol\1201975376\ee\aolsoftware.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wuauclt.exe
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/zlob-trojan-messed-up-my-laptop.744677/
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A:Please help me!my laptop got messed up after using Adwcleaner inproperly.

Hello ,Due to the potential damage done it would be safer to repost this info wit a DDS log. in the forum Animal deleted the topic as it had no log.Please follow this Preparation Guide, do steps 6,7 and 8 and post in a new topic.Let me know if all went well.

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A:Last call for fix ideas(power/board issue?)....before I get a new board (Long Thread)

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A:Laptop frooze,hard power-off messed up everything

If your computer is going into Windows repair, let it run until it finishes and says 'Windows repair failed to fix your problem'. At the bottom of the screen where it gives you this bad news you should see something like 'Advanced options'. Click on this and select 'Windows restore'.
 
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A:Optional WinUpdate messed up my laptop/screen

Hi Twylo,
as you just re-installed you dont have any other option apart from the system restore point created on installation of your first set of updates.

Roy

http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/401090-optional-winupdate-messed-up-my-laptop-screen.html
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A:Severely messed up laptop.....Hijack log included

Please download http://www.atribune.org/ccount/click.php?id=4 to your desktop.
· Double-click VundoFix.exe to run it.
· Place a check in the checkbox labeled Run VundoFix as a task.
· You will receive a message stating that VundoFix will close and re-open in a minute or less.
· When VundoFix reopens, click the OK button.
· Click the Scan for Vundo button.
· Once it's done scanning, click the Remove Vundo button.
· You will receive a prompt asking if you want to remove the files, click YES
· Once you click yes, your desktop will go blank as it starts removing Vundo.
· When completed, it will prompt that it will shutdown your computer, click OK.
· Turn your computer back on.
· Please post the contents of C:\vundofix.txt and a new HiJackThis log.
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Add remove programs remove SurfSideKick
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http://www.atribune.org/ccount/click.php?id=7 to download Look2Me-Destroyer.exe and save it to your desktop.
· Close all windows before continuing.
· Double-click Look2Me-Destroyer.exe to run it.
· Put a check next to Run this program as a task.
· You will receive a message saying Look2Me-Destroyer will close and re-open in approximately 10 seconds. Click OK
· When Look2Me-Destroyer re-opens, click the Scan for L2M button, your desktop icons will disappear, this is normal.
· Once it's done scanning, click the Remove L2M button.
· You will receive a Done Scanning message, click OK.
· When completed, you will receive this message: Done removing infected files! Look2Me-Destroyer will now shutdown your computer, click OK.
· Your computer will then shutdown.
· Turn your computer back on.
· Please post the contents of C:\Look2Me-Destroyer.txt and a new HiJackThis log.
If Look2Me-Destroyer does not reopen automatically, reboot and try again.

If you receive a message from your firewall about this program accessing the internet please allow it.

If you receive a runtime error '339' please download MSWINSCK.OCX from the link below and place it in your C:\Windows\System32 Directory.

http://www.ascentive.com/support/new/images/lib/MSWINSCK.OCX
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Download the trial version of Ewido Security Suite http://www.ewido.net/en/download/ (W2K/XP Only)
· Install ewido.
· During the installation, under "Additional Options" uncheck "Install background guard" and "Install scan via context menu".
· Launch ewido
· It will prompt you to update click the OK button and it will go to the main screen
· On the left side of the main screen click update
· Click on Start and let it update.
· DO NOT run a scan yet. You will do that later in safe mode.

Restart your computer into safe mode now. Perform the following steps in safe mode:
(Start tapping F8 at the first black screen after power up)

Run Ewido:
· Click on scanner
· Click Complete System Scan and the scan will begin.
· During the scan it will prompt you to clean files, click OK
· When the scan is finished, look at the bottom of the screen and click the Save report button.
· Save the report to your C: Drive
This will take some time to run!
Boot to normal mode
Post that log and a new HiJack log
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Move HiJack to a permanent directory not the temp folder
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/severely-messed-up-laptop-hijack-log-included.453832/