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Keyboard Keys Issue In Word


My keyboard goes stupid sometimes. When i strike a key i get the entire keyboard left to right top to bottom, one key at a time for instance this is what i get in word
1234567890-=qwertyuiop[]asdfghjkl;''zxcvbnm, . /-+. But if i start ie8 the problem goes away, as long as ie8 is open. If i toggle between word and ie8 all is well. If i close ie8 the problem returns. If i reboot all is well until it goes stupid whenever it feels like it. I checked device manager, driver, all is good. Changed keyboard but still happens.


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