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Windows 7: Ctrl key is pressed automatically randomly itself

13 Dec 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Ctrl key is pressed automatically randomly itself

Recently we have had a strange issue. We are ruining windows 7 and on few systems it automatically presses the Ctrl key. It is not possessed through keyboard (physical as well as virtual keyboard).. It happens in itself.

Windows is updated with latest updates.

Same goes for the keyboard drivers.

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13 Dec 2013   #2

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Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1

OK, I've got to ask....

Are you saying that you can see the CTRL key being pressed by a spirit or poltergeist, or that a function that is usually controlled by pressing the CTRL key is happening without pressing the CTRL key?

If it's the first thing then call your local news organization.

If it's the second thing, please describe exactly what is happening that leads you to this observation. What you've given us so far is not much to go on.

I assume you have checked the physical keyboard for a stuck key?
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13 Dec 2013   #3

Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit

yea i was gonna say if its the first thing; hes definitely got problems; lol but as for the second thing sounds to me like you just might have a keyboard malfunction.....
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