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    Apr 09, 2011
    Desktop problem
    I'm on a Mac desktop OS X 10.6. These are the things the computer is doing: It makes a noise like a snare drum. I can use the mouse, but can't type anything. Every time I try to type, it just repeats one letter in a long stream. When I'm on the web, it minimizes the page (tiny).

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    Member Since
    Apr 21, 2010
    21.5' iMac i3 3.2GHz, 13.3' MacBook Pro 2.26GHz, iPhone 4(16GB), 160GB iPod Classic
    I would just back everything up, and factory restore it.

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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '11 1.8 i7 4GB 10.10; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.10; 5s & 5c
    Sounds like liquid met keyboard.
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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    toMACsh's Avatar
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    Jul 30, 2009
    Mac Mini Core 2 Duo
    Quote Originally Posted by bobtomay View Post
    Sounds like liquid met keyboard.
    Don't know what that is, but my first thought is to try a different keyboard. Wouldn't that be a good approach?

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