Stuck Keyboard Key

  noknok 08:18 07 Jul 06

My Sony PCG-FR315S Laptop keyboards number 5 key is contacting permanently. Mechanically it seems to be working O.K. but when I boot up the computer alarm sounds, then it boots as normal. When I try to type a number five it doesn't work. All other keys are working as normal. Can anybody help please to solve this problem?

  johnnyrocker 09:16 07 Jul 06

sounds like there may have been a spillage or such and the contacts are shorted underneath the key, suggest finding a way of cleaning the contacts with a proprietary cleaning substance from pc world or such.


  noknok 09:51 07 Jul 06

I haven't to the best of my knowledge spilled anything on the keyboard, I have removed number 5 key pad, and the mechanism seems to be clean, and the spring part returns as expected.
Thanks anyway johnnyrocker.

  Justbeginning 21:41 15 Jan 07

Hi noknok. I noticed you're thread regarding the Keyboard. I too have the same prob with other keys. How did you open the case to get the keyboard out. I have been trying for weeks now and can't get the casing off. Could you help?

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Surface Pro (2017) vs Surface Pro 4

Where HTML5 is headed next

MacBook Pro v Surface Pro 5