Drink or other liquid spilled into keyboard

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

Coffee on computerIf any liquid has been spilled into the keyboard first immediately turn the keyboard or laptop computer upside down and turn off the computer, and continue to the steps on our computer cleaning page.

Tip: With the dramatic decrease of cost with computer keyboards, if any sticky drink has been spilt into the keyboard we suggest replacing the keyboard. Unless of course you're using a more expensive keyboard or the keyboard is part of a laptop.

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