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keys not working/external keyboard question


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Basically last night i spilt a bit of tea on the keyboard and it worked fine but this morning my C, X, S, W and Z keys dont work anymore. now i cant login to my mac at all because i need the C button for my password. I cant boot from disk and change the master password cos the C dont work.

If i plugged in an external keyboard, would the laptop recognise the keyboard before it gets to the login screen as i couldn't log in to do any configurations for an external keyboard or anything?

I am letting it dry out now and hope that works as i'm out of warrenty for my macbook.
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It should recognize an external keyboard before booting fully. Tell us how it goes.
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