Keyboard writing q1 w2 e3 instead of q w e [Solved/Closed]

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Hello,

I have laptop Dell Inspiron 1545 Windows XP. l cleaned it by wet hanky. Now when I press (q) = it writes (q1), when I press (w) = it writes (w2)

When I press (e) =it write(e3).....the same for (r,u,i,o.p) and the remaining letters don't write anything.

I try the solutions like.....(as I dont have num key in my laptop)
fn+f11/ fn+f12 / fn+prntScr / press both shift on the same time
also I make num lk off by using on screen keyboard

But, there is no success!

Please help!

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According to some discussions, the keyboard might be faulty or there might be some dust.
You should try to disconnect / reconnect the keyboard :
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/ins2200/en/SM/keyboard.htm#1084976

If you still have the problem, you can try with a USB keyboard to know if it's hardware related.
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I disconnect / reconnect the keyboard and the problem still
if l replace the keyboard by a new one ,the problem will disappear?
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if l replace the keyboard by a new one ,the problem will disappear?

It might very likely. At least you should try with an external USB keyboard.
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the problem solved by replace the keyboard by new one

thank you so much for help
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You're very welcome ! Don't hesitate to ask again ;-)
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I believe you have a Mac. Did you try resetting the PRAM ?

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but I have a window xp
any solutions??
make sure your Language settings are good :

Control Panel / Regional and Language / Keyboard settings.

Also try to run an Antivirus check
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thank you jeff for your help but unfortunately the problem still
i check the language and antvirus

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