2007 macbook pro trackpad suddenly shuts off and/or certain keys get sent on repeat

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by gwallac2, Feb 4, 2013.

  1. macrumors newbie

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2010
    #1
    mac os x. 10.6.8
    serial W88240N91XR

    hello! this use to happen a lot and to combat it I reset the PRAM, SMC and also ran Onyx to rebuild the permissions. now it happens almost daily. trackpad shuts off and I have to restart. also a random key like the ggggggggggggg key will start doing that. thoughts?!

    please and thanks!
    grant
     
  2. macrumors 603

    blueroom

    Joined:
    Feb 15, 2009
    Location:
    Toronto, Canada
    #2
    Reinstall OSX.
     
  3. macrumors Westmere

    GGJstudios

    Joined:
    May 16, 2008
    #3
    Check to make sure sure your battery isn't swollen. Also check to make sure your keyboard is clean, with no stuck keys.
     

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