spacebar not working on left and mid section. suggestions?

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Re: spacebar not working on left and mid section. suggestions?

Postby Kremin » Sun Jan 14, 2018 4:49 pm

If your keyboard looks like this you can get a replacement for less than $15 from Ebay

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Acer-Aspire-E1 ... _7IyNKANKw

and a video on how to do it

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iudGK5VRftk

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Re: spacebar not working on left and mid section. suggestions?

Postby Xen » Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:34 pm

it does look similar, but all that man handling, and from someone that supposedly knows what they're doing. i would be afraid of breaking something. all that for a space bar seems a bit much.

i do however, thank you for taking the time to post this. it was very informative, even if it didn't provide the desired result. :vulcan:

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Re: spacebar not working on left and mid section. suggestions?

Postby MEATLOAFr » Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:17 am

Xen wrote:it does look similar, but all that man handling, and from someone that supposedly knows what they're doing. i would be afraid of breaking something. all that for a space bar seems a bit much.

i do however, thank you for taking the time to post this. it was very informative, even if it didn't provide the desired result. :vulcan:


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Re: spacebar not working on left and mid section. suggestions?

Postby Tesral » Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:44 am

MEATLOAFr wrote:
Xen wrote:it does look similar, but all that man handling, and from someone that supposedly knows what they're doing. i would be afraid of breaking something. all that for a space bar seems a bit much.

i do however, thank you for taking the time to post this. it was very informative, even if it didn't provide the desired result. :vulcan:


If you're not up to it mail it to me and I'll do it for you (zip is 68506 if you'd like to price shipping)


The shipping would be a killer.
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Re: spacebar not working on left and mid section. suggestions?

Postby Xen » Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:40 pm

i appreciate the gesture loafr. unfortunately, my mobility, and in general what i have going on, makes sending a keyboard too much of a hassle. a hassle either way, it would seem. i'll work something out.

if i didn't know any better i would say the spacebar has mood swings and decides to work or not work right, depending on the time of the day.

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Re: spacebar not working on left and mid section. suggestions?

Postby MEATLOAFr » Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:22 am

Xen wrote:i appreciate the gesture loafr. unfortunately, my mobility, and in general what i have going on, makes sending a keyboard too much of a hassle. a hassle either way, it would seem. i'll work something out.

if i didn't know any better i would say the spacebar has mood swings and decides to work or not work right, depending on the time of the day.


no problem, should see if there is a computer college teacher near you that might have someone wanting to do it for an extra credit assignment
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