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No key will work twice in a row Win7 Dell E5430

By Row1
Sep 5, 2013
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  1. I have no idea where to start loking for solutions. NBegining about an hour ago, no key wil work twice in a row. Backspace wil only back up once, delete wil only delelt one character in a row, page-down wil ionly page down one page and not more.
    If I go do something else, and come back, the key wil work again. So, by combining delete and backspace and arrow keys and re-positioning the mouse, I can type whatever I want - it is just taking a lot more effort! -Any ideas? I would put a bu nch of excalamation marks, but this is al I have: !
     
  2. Row1

    Row1 TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 319   +12

    More info - this is happening in MS Word, Notepad, the IBM SPSS Text Editor, and Google Chrome search blank. So, not just MS Ofice.
     
  3. Row1

    Row1 TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 319   +12

    Also: same problem when external usb keyboard pluged in to thois del.
     
  4. Row1

    Row1 TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 319   +12

    Reboot seems to have worked!!!!!!
     

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