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    Loss of keyboard and trackpad control. Help!

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    Loss of keyboard and trackpad control. Help!
    I'm a DJ in the Philadelphia area and I run Serato on my 2008 MacBook Pro (Mac OS X 10.6.7, 2.5 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 4GB Ram.) Recently, and at random times during performances the capslock key LED will start flickering and the MacBook will stop responding to keyboard & trackpad commands. The only button that works is the Power button. So I have to force it to reboot to get keyboard control again. I have 2 weeks left of my Apple Care but I was curious to know if anyone has had this issue before? I've never spilled any liquids on the keyboard.

    Thanks,

    Aiden Scott

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    Loss of keyboard and trackpad control. Help!
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    Take it on in to Apple before your Apple Care expires. It sounds like you may need a new keyboard and\or possibly a new keyboard cable. Replacing it shouldn't take them very long. You can probably wait for it unless they happen to be real busy.

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