Keyboard problem on a dell inspironn 1501

lynn - Aug 10, 2010 at 09:07 PM
 lynn - Aug 10, 2010 at 09:40 PM
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 that's out....someone plzzzzz help!!


2 responses

xpcman Posts 19530 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,826
Aug 10, 2010 at 09:24 PM
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 far cleaning p didn't battery icon blinks occasionally...but I have ac so not sure if a bad battery would cause some keys not working....plz help me...