"R" key on keyboard is sometimes working and sometimes not

By PrPrO
Apr 25, 2011
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  1. Hy,
    my r key on PC isn't working even on the on-screen keyboard or on the other keyboard, but when i restart my compute it is working well, but after some time i is not working anymore :p but i can write R with shift+r :p o the little r when caps lock is enabled and then have to press shift+r
    Can You please help me?
    Thank You in advance :D
  2. Mark56

    Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889

    Borrow a USB keyboard and plug that in and see what happens with the "R" key.
  3. PrPrO

    PrPrO TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 21

    i have 3 keyboards, i use 2 of them :D
    it was the pšroblem on both of them, when i restarted it it seems that the problem is gone, but b4 when i restarted after i've done sth. the problem came back, ill post here back if the problem comes back ;)
  4. gbhall

    gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,423   +77

    Turn the keyboard upside down above a table and (failrly) gently tap one edge (not the keys), on the table-top for a few seconds. Be amazed at what falls out, and if the R keys is reliably working again I will not be the least bit surprised.
  5. PrPrO

    PrPrO TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 21

    well, not alot of thing ell out cuz i cleaned it few days ago ;)

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