I am recently having a terrible issue with my laptop. It's a crappy eMachine that I inherited, so I know it's terrible, but very recently, as I type, it's begun to insert asterisks. It litters what I am typing with the character. The longer I type, the more it does it. It seems to happen when I hold a key down for longer than a moment. Like if I press the Shift key or any of the arrows, it will insert a string of asterisks for as long as I press the key down. I ran Norton Anti-Virus and it came back with nothing. Anybody have any ideas on this? I'd really appreciate any help. It's driving me NUTS!!!
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I was thinking the same thing about dust. I bought a can today. I wasn't sure if I could remove the keys, though. If I can, I'll try that. Thanks.
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