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So, my ABS M1 died. Even if I plug it in to a different computers usb slot. Sometimes the Caps/Num/Scroll leds light up. Sometimes they don't. Is not recognized on start up by either of my computers bios. So, I contacted ABS about it to get it fixed. They told me to go threw my retailer where I purchased it. I got it threw Newegg, about 2 years ago. So I called them, they say to contact ABS. So, am I just stuck with a paperweight now?

Using my 4 year old G15 for the time being. But I do miss my M1.

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post #2 of 15
Its probably dead.
There aren't any specifics, but if you're going to fix it it probably has something to do with the controller.
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post #3 of 15
Get a better keyboard. I have one sitting in my room I'll send it to you for $30+ ship. I wouldn't recommend it though as I hated that rattly thing.

What are ABS's warranty terms? If you are under warranty still then they need to fix or replace it. If they only offer a 1 year warranty then you are out of luck.
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post #4 of 15
Someone is selling one here for $35 shipped... unless Justin bought it already.
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post #5 of 15
Bummer.

For a mechanical keyboard 2 years old that's not good. Mechanical Keyboards are not like a graphics card. It's still a toddler, not someone in a rest home.
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post #6 of 15
I have one I'll sell you if you want to buy another one. I have all the original box, packaging and materials.

If you're interested let me know!
    
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Quote:
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Someone is selling one here for $35 shipped... unless Justin bought it already.
Ehh. My PM hasn't been replied yet.
I'm afraid the Fukkas are gonna be bad though.
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post #8 of 15
^ The only complains I have on ABS M1 are that the LEDs are super bright and it's pretty loud when I type (bottoming out).
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^ The only complains I have on ABS M1 are that the LEDs are super bright and it's pretty loud when I type (bottoming out).
lol when I first got the M1, I figured people were exaggerating re: the LED brightness. I looked at them straight on during the night and was temporarily blinded.
    
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@ iJustin

Eh - I have one, you can buy it! $28 shipped!
    
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