keypad on keyboard just stopped working

Karl F. Larsen klarsen1 at
Fri Feb 12 01:58:52 UTC 2010

Wade Smart wrote:
> Rashkae wrote:
>> Wade Smart wrote:
>>> I logged into my computer via VNC today when working on a computer
>>> across the street. After I disconnected and came home I noticed my
>>> keyboard keypad stopped working. I rebooted and still have the problem.
>>> I thought it was num lock but, its on.
>>> Any ideas? Surely the side of my keyboard didnt just die after I stopped
>>> using it this morning. Though.. maybe it did.
>>> Wade
>> Does pressing the keys on on the numpad move your mouse cursor around by 
>> any chance?
> No. But pressing the large + key moves the cursor to 15 lines down.
> That is the only thing any of the keys beside the larger enter key does.
> Wade

	Dig out another old keyboard and see if it has any problems. 
Things mechanical like these do wear out.

73 Karl


	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
	Linux User
         Key ID = 3951B48D

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