Keyboard in Lenovo® IdeaPad Y560: Issues and Handy Fixes
Are you having problems with the keyboard on your Lenovo IdeaPad Y560? Find out how to fix various keyboard software issues
The keyboard is the primary input device in a computer and is used to input data. The speed of data input would vary with the user’s typing speed. Operating systems also come with keyboard shortcuts which would greatly reduce the work load on the users. Keyboard shortcuts can be also customized to suit user needs. A high quality, fast responding and durable keyboard comes with Lenovo IdeaPad Y560. This keyboard has been thoroughly tested to ensure that users would not face any issues. However, there are some issues that can come with the use of keyboards on your Lenovo IdeaPad Y560. These include the malfunction of the keyboard, some keys not functioning, time lag when typing, system restarting when keyboard is used etc.
The following points give users more information regarding some tips to resolve keyboard software issues in Lenovo IdeaPad Y560:
- Verify keyboard driver used
- Repair the OS
- Remove malware
Verify keyboard driver used
Like all hardware, the keyboard that comes with your Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 requires drivers to function. If the keyboard drivers installed on the system are incompatible, incorrect or outdated issues can come up with the use of keyboards. All Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 users having keyboard related problems are therefore recommended to verify the keyboard drivers that are installed and used on the system and if they are found faulty in anyway, they would have to be replaced to resolve the issue.
Repair the OS
If some of the system files associated with the functioning of the keyboard got corrupted, then the keyboard on your Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 would malfunction. In such cases, Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 users are recommended to repair the operating system installed on their computers using the default OS repair tool and the original installation disk of the OS. If some system files had been changed or modified, users can also make use of the System Restore tool.
Malware can cause many issues on a computer including keyboard related ones. Malware are known to cause keyboard related problems by infecting essential keyboard drivers and modifying them to cause problems. All Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 users having keyboard issues are advised to remove all malware from the system using an updated antivirus program. Removal of the malware would get the driver back to working state and help to get fix the keyboard problem.