Need new keypad for laptop...

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Harsky, Mar 6, 2007.

  1. Harsky
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    Harsky Madmin

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    Aug 2, 2004
    I bought my laptop from abroad and it turns out to have the US keyboard layout and I'm far too used to the UK layout to have to relearn it. I COULD just get some cheap white labels and stick them on the keyboard but I was wondering what's the recommended site for buying keypads for your region?
     
  2. lookout

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    Aug 16, 2006
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    what model laptop? you probably can replace keyboard part if you try search on ebay.
     
  3. Psyfira

    Psyfira Credit: 0ml. Insert tea to continue

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    Dec 31, 2003
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    What's the make / model of the laptop? Laptop keyboards are not a standard size or shape, and tend to vary across manufacturers and models so you need to make sure you get one that fits. Alternately you could try to get replacement keys rather than replacing the whole board, but I'm not sure where to get them from or if they attach in a standard way across all models.
     
  4. Harsky
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    Harsky Madmin

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    Aug 2, 2004
    HP TX1000 laptop. Yeah, it's kinda new.
     
  5. lookout

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    it seen hard to find new part anyway i found Dell Keyboard Stickers might work.. from ebay and here

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