unable to display letter on screen

  puzzled890 20:13 PM 21 Jan 12
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When I press the letter 'b' on the keyboard of my desktop PC it is not displayed on the screen. None of the other letters are affected in this way. The OS is XP.Is there anything I can do about this problem?

  woody 20:30 PM 21 Jan 12

Does it happen in all "word/text" programs - word/notepad etc? Has it just started?

  puzzled890 20:43 PM 21 Jan 12

It happens with OpenOffice. It started about two weeks ago. It has also occurred - but only temporarily - with the letters 'a', 'p' and 'g'

  Sea Urchin 21:59 PM 21 Jan 12

As a start I would suggest trying a different keyboard

  woody 00:04 AM 22 Jan 12

Does it only happen with the one program?

  puzzled890 11:17 AM 22 Jan 12

It happens with the OpenOffice programme which is the sole programme i use at present.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:44 AM 22 Jan 12

open notepad or wordpad and see if it happens in there aswell

  Sea Urchin 11:54 AM 22 Jan 12

Does it happen when you are typing a response on this forum?

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