Single keys of my keyboard don´t work anymore?

Hi my iBook G4 has a little problem with some of the keys. The keys "sound off", "3", "e" and "d" do not work anymore. I connected an external keyboard and everything works great.

Any ideas what could be broken? Would it be enough to just change the whole keyboard?

Thanks, Anna

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If there are some keys that are not working then the solution is to replace the keyboard. Replacing the keyboard on that model iBook is fairly simple. Here is a link that I found from ifix:

iBook G4 12" Keyboard

Hope this helps!

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Occasionally this can be corrected by re-seating the keyboard cable to the board, i.e. just pulling it out and connecting it again. Most likely you'll need a new keyboard, but this solves the problem often enough that it's worth trying.

Also, you can get them for about $12 on eBay.

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