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omg what a pain in the neck what i thought was going to be an easy project turned into a 3 hour project. and the keys are not even right.

Is there a certain row the main keys go into the top ones are not flush some have more curves then others. I am about to throw this damn keyboard out the window.

Yes, they have specific rows they are meant to go on. Traditionally the top two rows are R4, then R3 below that, R2, then the bottom two are R1. On WASD's keycaps it should say which row they belong to on the underside of the keycap. If this is too time consuming, just check the underside until you have one of each keycap row, then you can just grab a keycap, check it against the others and put it on the keyboard.
Edited by Paradigm84 - 4/15/14 at 9:29am
post #22 of 31
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yea tonight im going to have to remove the main keys and check which one is which.

is there a way you can list me which row is which?

Thankfully they have them labeled under each key or else it would of prob took me another 2 hours to match them up.
Edited by sotorious - 4/15/14 at 6:35am
 
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post #23 of 31
Here is a guide from WASD that should help:


WASD Keyboards' keycap profiles.

Check the page for location specifics:

http://support.wasdkeyboards.com/customer/portal/articles/1366948-keycap-compatibility

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post #24 of 31
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perfect i was looking for something like this last night.

Is the labeled on the inside of the cap?
 
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perfect i was looking for something like this last night.

Is the labeled on the inside of the cap?

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Yes, they have specific rows they are meant to go on. Traditionally the top two rows are R4, then R3 below that, R2, then the bottom two are R1. On WASD's keycaps it should say which row they belong to on the underside of the keycap. If this is too time consuming, just check the underside until you have one of each keycap row, then you can just grab a keycap, check it against the others and put it on the keyboard.
post #26 of 31
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ill let you guys know how it goes tonight. I almost just bought a new keyboard yesterday because it was pissing me off so bad.

BUT... i didnt have no keyboard to order it lol...
 
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post #27 of 31
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Ive also had a few problems with those plastic things that connect to the bar on the shift, enter, spacebar.

Most of them fit and do work, had an issue with the sparbar, basically if they were in the wrong position they key wouldnt actuate correctly right?
 
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post #28 of 31
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Ive also had a few problems with those plastic things that connect to the bar on the shift, enter, spacebar.

Most of them fit and do work, had an issue with the sparbar, basically if they were in the wrong position they key wouldnt actuate correctly right?

If you mean the wire stabilizers, WASD make some good videos on putting the keycaps on/ taking off.

post #29 of 31
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Guys it is finally finished!!!!

 
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post #30 of 31
Awesome! Congrats and welcome to the hobby!

- samwisekoi
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