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Keyboard appears to repeat strokes.


Pine Man
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For some time I have noticed that, when completing dialogue boxes, it would look as if a key had stuck and that letter/symbol would start to run across the box like thissssssssssssssss until I hit another key. This happened randomly and with different keys. I tried altering repeat rates etc but it made no difference.

Assuming it was the, wired, Microsoft Comfort keyboard I splashed out and bought a new Micosoft Arc wireless keyboard a month ago. Expensive but a lovely keyboard however, you guessed, the same problem!

Out of interest I wrote to Microsoft for help. They sent me a new keyboard and told me to throw the old one away!!!

Any ideas?

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difarn

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For a little while now after a few problems with Java and Firefox I have been using the Java Platform, Standard Edition 7 9 JRE which is a developer's edition. So far, so good.

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Pine Man

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Thanks. I'll have a look.

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