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? m 0 l 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 m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUnplugged sata, now getting "reboot and insert bootable media then press key" error Forum SolvedError Message : reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected boot device and press a key Forum SolvedFixing a " google chrome help keyboard" page error everytime I press ANY KEY on the keyboard Forum Reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected boot device and press a key" error Forum error:Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and press a key Forum Disk Error Press Any Key to Reboot? Forum Error Message: "Please insert Boot Device and press a key" Forum error came Reboot and Select proper Boot device or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and press a key Forum Press any key to boot from CD error Forum Search Companion opens every time I press Left Control key Forum Control Key - error Forum the fix for usb booting error disk error...press any key to restart Forum Solvedi have pressed the 0 key while power on pc .but nothing is happening Forum SolvedIBM Model M keyboard acting like ALT key is always pressed Forum Windows xp says a disk read error press control alt delete Forum acer laoto key stuck!!! my o key wonot work when pressed but types by itself ooo Forum Flash drive disk error press any key to restart reboot and select proper boot de Forum "Disk Error. Press Any Key to Restart." xP iNsTaLl Forum "Load Error! Press a key to reboot ..." Forum F1 key acts as if it's pressed down constantly Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !