Any cure for a washed out keyboard

Bryan Berry bryan.berry at
Thu Jul 31 03:24:16 EDT 2008

It's already been two days and it is quite dry. 

the keys don't respond at all. The touchpad works but only responds to
heavy pressure.

On Thu, 2008-07-31 at 19:14 +1200, Martin Langhoff wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 6:59 PM, Bryan Berry <bryan.berry at> wrote:
> > The first XO casualty at Nepal's pilot schools a few days ago. A second
> > grader washed his XO because it had gotten too dirty.
> >
> > Thankfully, the display, cpu and motherboard seem to be working fine.
> > The keyboard is non-functional and the mouse is nominally functional.
> >
> > Anyone know a fix for a "washed out keyboard" besides complete
> > replacement?
> You might still be able to remove all power and let it dry for a few days.
> m

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