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Originally Posted by Maytan View Post
^Thanks. Gonna' go try hitting it for a minute or two.

EDIT: Also only happens when I hit the top half of the key.

Yeah... not going away. I can feel it rubbing on something, though. Are you positive this has to do with the stabilizer?
do you have any grease?
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post #3932 of 14566
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do you have any grease?
Unfortunately, no. (unless I can use mechanical greases)I checked out those links you gave me, and there's quite a few suggestions. I don't know what would be the smartest choice.
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post #3933 of 14566
did you take the backspace key off to inspect it and put it back on?
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post #3934 of 14566
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did you take the backspace key off to inspect it and put it back on?
No, I haven't. I'll do it right now, though. Two paper clips?
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post #3935 of 14566
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No, I haven't. I'll do it right now, though. Two paper clips?
yes. paper clips, flat head screw driver, crouching tiger fist. whatever you have available
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post #3936 of 14566
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yes. paper clips, flat head screw driver, crouching tiger fist. whatever you have available
I'd be too worried about using a screwdriver. I'll try to find paper clips.


....and I fear my Shaolin would be too powerful and break the keyboard.
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post #3937 of 14566
I use the tab from any old pci card. You know the part you screw into the case.
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post #3938 of 14566
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I use the tab from any old pci card. You know the part you screw into the case.
I don't have of those lying around. Still on the hunt for a paper-clip. I'm still not sure I want to try this though. After re-reading that link about removing the stabilizer a few times, I'm pretty nervous and/or reluctant.
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post #3939 of 14566
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I use the tab from any old pci card. You know the part you screw into the case.
that is a good idea.

if you don't want to do this e-mail or call Metadot and RMA.
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post #3940 of 14566
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that is a good idea.

if you don't want to do this e-mail or call Metadot and RMA.
I might just end up doing this, and hope for better luck with my next unit. I'm going to give it another day though. More time to think and/or see if it goes away I suppose.
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