Key popped off V6VA

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  1. Crosstalk

    Crosstalk Notebook Guru

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    I managed to pop two keys off my V6VA while vacuuming the keybaord.

    They don't seem to go back on very easily, and don't have the same feel to them.

    Is there some sort of guide?
     
  2. mj0214

    mj0214 Notebook Enthusiast

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    ....poor guy...
     
  3. CalebSchmerge

    CalebSchmerge Woof NBR Reviewer

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    Usually if you just place the key where it belongs and press on it (rather hard) it will noticably snap back into place. It should feel normal after you do that. If it doesn't, you broke part of the plastic clips that holds it into place.
     
  4. Crosstalk

    Crosstalk Notebook Guru

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    Well, the one key goes on if I push hard, but the one side sticks up more than it should. Maybe there's a certain way you have to push it on? The plastic clips on the bottom look alright. The other key actually had the rubber pad come off as well. Could I glue it back on?
     
  5. Crosstalk

    Crosstalk Notebook Guru

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    It looks like the one key is fine, but the other had a tiny piece of the plastic toggle switch broken off.

    If I called Asus would they send me one? Covered under warranty? Doesn't matter much if it isn't, can't be much for a tiny piece of plastic.
     
  6. Crosstalk

    Crosstalk Notebook Guru

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    Well they are sending me a keyboard free of charge via Fedex.

    Nice service!
     
  7. loopty

    loopty Notebook Evangelist

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    Man I want to know what kind of vacuum you have. :p
     
  8. WuHT

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    yeah i'm going to back that up.

    I had one key pop up and they send me an entire keyboard. Bonus!
     
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