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Originally Posted by burrbit View Post
Does anyone know where i can get a keyboard replacement for a 6831fx? i just contacted gateway and because my laptop is out of warranty they wont help me. They said i can order one from mundocorp.com for 80 dollars. I dont really want to pay that much, and they are out of stock anyways
What is wrong with it?
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my y key snapped off and the retainer clip is broken, so theres no chance at fixing it
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my y key snapped off and the retainer clip is broken, so theres no chance at fixing it
I thought the retainer clip was metal.
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plastic
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plastic
Are you talking about the scissor?
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Are you talking about the scissor?
yeah

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Right guys it seems all of the drivers from the nvidia site causethis, but the 167 driver from gateway doesnt. Its ok, but because its so old itdoesnt includeany cuda or physx software Anybody got any suggestions?
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yeah

Looks like your models keyboard is different than the 6860, what I did was just buy the key an scissor off of ebay for like $7.

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Right guys it seems all of the drivers from the nvidia site causethis, but the 167 driver from gateway doesnt. Its ok, but because its so old itdoesnt includeany cuda or physx software Anybody got any suggestions?

I was using custom drivers from some site, I'll post back if I remember what it was.
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Right guys it seems all of the drivers from the nvidia site causethis, but the 167 driver from gateway doesnt. Its ok, but because its so old itdoesnt includeany cuda or physx software Anybody got any suggestions?
Did you try this one or the newest one here?
Edited by martee - 10/31/09 at 4:20pm
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Quick question, anybody had luck changing how fast the volume control adjusts?

It's so painfully slow. I almost never use it, it's faster to tab out and change the volume if I'm in a game, and if I'm out of game, there's 0 reason to use it.
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