Keyboard problem on a dell inspironn 1501 [Closed]

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 lynn -
Hello,
I cannot enter my pw to log into computer. As dots are entered when you type just a small amount when pressed will not enter anything, mostly in the q row of keys. I have norton 360 so I well it is not a virus issue. Nothing was spilled on keys...so that's out....someone plzzzzz help!!


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Did you try an external USB keyboard?
I haven't tried that just yet...I just tried popping off the keys that don't work, qweuiopbn...and cleaning with a qtip underneath...so far cleaning p didn't work....my battery icon blinks occasionally...but I have ac so not sure if a bad battery would cause some keys not working....plz help me...

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