Thanks for the suggestions, I tried taking it out and putting it in
several times - theres not really much you can do wrong.
Sometimes a few more keys worked, sometimes less, but its for the bin
Given the state of the laptop I wouldnt be confident that the new
keyboard will work either. . .
On Wed, 11 Jan 2012 10:50:43 +0000, Steven Kavanagh wrote:
> I'd say that it's a case of the ribbon cable not seated correctly as
> sound like some of the cable is making contact but not all, hence
> only a
> few button presses being registered.
>> If it's not that then replacement keyboards for the G60 aren't
> expensive at
>>>http://www.amazon.com/Replacement-Compaq-CQ60Z-Keyboard-compatible/dp/B002K315C2>> On Wed, Jan 11, 2012 at 10:46 AM, Conor Daly <
>conor.daly_ilug at cod.homelinux.org> wrote:
>>> On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 03:51:08PM +0000 or so it is rumoured
>> Nick Geoghegan thought:
>> > Hi,
>> > On Tue, 2012-01-10 at 16:33 +0100, ollie at eillo.org wrote:
>> > > Any ideas as to what could cause this? Keyboard appears to be
>> > > connected and I tried reconnecting it several times to be sure.
>> > The exact same thing happened to myself.
>> > You have probably damaged the ribbon cable. Open the laptop back
>> up, and
>> > see if there are any kinks in the cable.
>>>> Or just failed to reseat it properly...
>> Conor Daly <conor.daly at cod.homelinux.org>
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