Error: control key is pressed Tags: Keyboards Windows XP Last response: September 27, 2011 4:29 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous January 28, 2010 2:32:48 PM I keep getting an error that the Control Key is pressed... Every time it happens, the keyboard only responds to functions associated with the Control key. Always after Windows (XP) is loaded. More about : error control key pressed Ijack January 28, 2010 3:03:49 PM Try another keyboard? saran008 January 29, 2010 6:06:26 AM Try the Keyboard Diagnostics: 1.) With the computer off, locate the failing key and firmly tap it repeatedly. 2.) Drop the keyboard ONE INCH from a hard surface. Note: Fold in legs of keyboard before dropping. 3.) If the error code goes away, please test the key. 4.) Replace the keyboard if it fails again. This should work for you! All the best Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer pvfd117 September 27, 2011 4:29:03 PM It's NOT a stuck key people. 4 different keyboards on the same computer and the same problem is happening. Once again, IT'S NOT A STUCK KEY. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Control Key - error Forum Keys being pressed randomly... Help! Forum Control button it seem like it is pressed Forum My computer thinks the CTRL key is being pressed Forum My computer thinks the CTRL key is being pressed Forum Make keyboard keys act like repeatedly pressed when pressed once Forum ' Press any key to boot from CD/DVD' not showing Forum Disk error press any key to restart Forum Gateway volume control problem Forum Search Companion opens every time I press Left Control key Forum Pressed full screen on pic windows 7 and now can't reduce it cant read task bar Forum Windows xp says a disk read error press control alt delete Forum "Disk Error . Press Any Key to Restart." xP iNsTaLl Forum pressing multiple keys on keyboard problem.... Forum HELP!!! Please with Windows XP Forum Autotune error on setup? pls help!!! Forum Extreme lag, random crashes; system error. Forum Runtime error 203 Forum Error 1721 window installer Forum DirectSound test results: Failure at step 19 (User verification of software): HR Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !