Computer help forum: Help! I spilt soda on my laptop's keyboard!

by: schax December 20, 2004 1:42 PM PST

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Help! I spilt soda on my laptop's keyboard!

by schax - 12/20/04 1:42 PM

I have a really serious problem, I accidentally spilt soda on my Dell Inspiron 8600 laptop yesterday. My girlfriend was sitting by the computer and drinking and I didn't see her glass and **** the soda went all over my keyboard. I have tried to remove the keys one by one and cleaning the surface below and most of my keys sound and feel as normal, though a few are very hard to press down and are staying pressed for some time before popping up again. The other big thing here is also that if I press the A key i get response from other keys that are not even close to the A. For instance if I press the A key the result I get on the screen is "FHA"!

Please.. if someone can help me how to solve/improve on this I will GREATLY appreciate it!

SchaX,
Sweden

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