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Replacing HP Pavilion laptop keyboard with backlit keyboard

Q: Replacing HP Pavilion laptop keyboard with backlit keyboard

I am currently having HP Pavilion laptop (Product number: Z3D15EA; Product name: HP Pavilion -15-au191sa) which has a standard keyboard/Is it possible to replace this with a backlit keyboard?

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A: Replacing HP Pavilion laptop keyboard with backlit keyboard

Hi,Yes you can.It only comes along with topcover and touchpad assembly.Go through Pages 3, 55-56 for the part number you need to buy: http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c05273198RegardsVisruth

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Hi, I need some help on finding out whether it is possible to replace my current non-backlit keyboard with a backlit one. (Dell Latitude 3150, service tag:<Service Tag removed> and I have no idea if my laptop supports it)
Thanks in advance!

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Hey, Is it possible to replace my non backlit keyboard with one having it ?If so, is it possible to buy from lenovo? 

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hello, 
im sorry if im in the wrong forum or discussion.
This was the closest topic or most related to my question.
 
i have a t520, i would like to replace the keyboard with a backlite one, is there any way? are their backlite keyboards that are compatble with this model?
 
thank you 
 
Moderator note: post moved to its own thread.  Subject edited to match model.  Was:  Re: T470 replacing non-backlit keyboard with backlit one

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I just got a T470. Excellent computer! I got the Core i7-7600U model with 4gb of memory and a 500gb non-SSD hard disk (T470 20HDCTO1WW, ordered directly from Lenovo). The 2TB SSD and 32GB RAM I got from Crucial work without problem (yes, I ran a memory tester) ? although, yes, it?s a moderate pain to take off the back panel (even if you have a special plastic tool for doing so). It?s a really great laptop; I like how clear and bright the display is as well as how fast it runs. That said, on to my question: I got the model with the non-backlit keyboard. Is is possible to upgrade this model to have a backlit keyboard? Here is the information I have gotten from my research: * The dealers selling T470 backlit keyboards warn that it may not be possible to get the backlight to work if the motherboard does not support it (for example, https://www.amazon.com/ThinkPad-01AX569-SN20L72890-Backlit-Keyboard/dp/B0727S1H14/ where they claim ?Please check whether your laptop can support backlit keyboard or not before placing the order, if can not, the backlit function of our keyboard will not work!? or https://www.amazon.com/CHNASAWE-Replacement-Backlit-Keyboard-Thinkpad/dp/B071KWWW21/ with a similar ?If your original/old keyboard does not have the backlit, this keyboard backlit will not work.? warning) * There is nothing in Lenovo?s T470 service manual at https://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc/pccbbs/pubs/t470/html_en/index_en.html#Replacing_t... Read more

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Hi Lenovo,I bought a V330 in VietNam, and the keyboard is a non-backlit one. Then I want to replace it with a backlit keyboard, but when I aksed the warranty centre here, they asked me to confirm that whether my computer is availabe with the backlit keyboard or not.My MTM: 81AX00MCVN. Please help me to confirm that I could replace my non-backlit keyboard with the backlit one.

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Hello. I recently acquired a (somewhat older) Dell Latitude E6420, and I wanted to replace the keyboard in it with a backlit one. Is this possible, or do backlit keyboards have a special connection that this one might not have?

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Hey!I ordered Dell Inspiron 5567 laptop from my local retailer and it did not have backlit keyboard. I have seen the same model with backlit keyboard in Dell's official page. So I was wondering that if I order new backlit keyboard from ebay is it possible to replace it. The main question is does every model of inspiron 5567 has a backlit keyboard connector. If it is possible, is there a manual how to do it?
Thanks in advance!

A:Replacing Dell Inspiron 5567 non-backlit keyboard with backlitted on

The connector will be there.  That said, this model is one of the growing number where replacing just the keyboard is far from a trivial exercise -- the keyboard, touchpad and palmrest are essentially a single, partially glued together assembly designed to be replaced as a single unit.
www.parts-people.com/index.php
The service manual details the replacement process for the palmrest assembly -- but not just the keyboard, which isn't designed to be replaced separately.
www.dell.com/.../Removing-the-memory-modules

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Hello All... My name Celvin from Indiaand I own a HP PAVILION ab032tx Laptop.Is my laptop compatible for the up-gradation with Backlit Keyboard?  PLEASE CONFIRM THAT MY HP PAVILION ab032tx Laptop IS COMPATIBLE FOR THIS UP-GRADATION, IF COMPATIBLE, DOES ALL THE KEY STROKES WORKS FINE AS THE PREVIOUS ONE?Also how I can get it install from service center, because I don?t want to void my warranty.Please confirm as soon as possible.I called US, they mentioned me part no. 809032-002. And asked me to contact Hp India, HP India is saying this is not possible to install backlit keyboard. Please confirm.Regards..Celvin B 

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As the title says. Does the model mentioned (red colour) having red or white backlights as 15-au136tx (white) does?

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Hi, I have a HP Pavilion dv6 6135dx and I am wondering if I get get a backlit keyboard for it. is there any backlit keyboard for this computer? Thanks!

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I recently purchased a customized notebook from HP in which I added the feature of a backlit keyboard.  I have an older model notebook that I use for work which has this feature also.  The work notebook's keyboard light will turn on when I am typing, then turn off a short time later with inactivity.  I would like my new laptop to function similarly.  As of now, my new notebook's keyboard will light up after I turn it on manually using the F5/backlight button.  I can shut it off using the same function, but it will stay on until I shut it off manually.  I have attempted speaking with HP Support Techs who had me update the keyboard drivers and BIOS, neither of which made any difference in the keyboard's functionality.  They recommended I send in my machine as it must be a hardware issue, but I feel that it would be senseless because I'm not even sure that it is possible to have this type of functionality with my new machine.  Does anyone know if it's even a possibility for this option to be enabled?  How is it that one of my devices works this way and the other does not?  What steps can I take to gain this feature on my new Pavilion? Thank you!

A:Pavilion Backlit Keyboard options

Hi @stacey61?, Welcome to the HP Forums!   It is a terrific place to find answers and tips! For you to have the best experience in the HP forum I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide:Learn How to Post and More. I understand that you purchased a notebook with a back lit keyboard.  You can turn this feature on and off fine. You have another notebook that when this feature is enabled it will light up only when your typing and turn off automatically if it remains inactive for a short time. I do not believe that option is available.  When I checked under power plans I did not locate any option for that feature.I also checked under keyboard and mouse and again that option is not available. The older notebook that does have that feature, is it a HP notebook? Please let me know if this helped.Thank you  for participating in the HP Forums! We want to help you as well as others who may experience a similar issue as yourself. Please consider marking the post that resolves your issue as   "Accept as Solution"   to help other community  members! To show appreciation for my efforts, please click the   Thumbs Up icon   below.  Good Luck!

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helloI have a hp pavilion 15 p208tx laptop. I want to replace it's keyboard with a backlit keyboard . so can anyone tell me is the laptop's mother board has required ports for backlit keyboard.Thank You

A:Is Hp pavilion 15 P-208tx complitable with backlit keyboard ...

Hi, Unfortunately no available option:      http://partsurfer.hp.com/Search.aspx?SearchText=K8U20PA Buy new machine is the way to go. At the mean time there is an option:       http://www.amazon.com/Portable-Flexible-Light-Laptops-Notebooks/dp/B002WI8GG8 Regards.

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Hello, can I replace my non-backlit with a backlit keyboard for a HP pavilion 17-e134nr as an upgrade ?

A:backlit keyboard HP pavilion 17-e134nr upgrade ?

No sorry. A backlit keyboard is not an optional part for that model series. 

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http://h20195.www2.hp.com/v2/GetDocument.aspx?docname=c04691028&doctype=data%20sheet&doclang=EN_GB&s... in HP official data sheet it is mentioned Keyboard         Full-size backlit keyboard with integrated numeric keypad please check above link to data sheet.

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Hi, Can anyone help me to find where can I buy replacment HP Pavilion Notebook 14t-v100 Keyboard with Backlit?

A:Backlit Keyboard for HP Pavilion Notebook 14t-v100

Hi, Unfortunately no option for the whole series (on the manuals) therefore you can't replace the existing keyboard without replace the whole motherboard (if applicable) because you need a motherboard which has a ZIF connectors to connect all lights.    http://support.hp.com/in-en/product/hp-pavilion-14-v100-notebook-pc-series/7234912/manuals Regards.

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Can I replace the unlit keyboard in this model with a lit one?

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Hi does anyone know if my keyboard would work if i upgraded it with a backlit keyboard from a diffrent pavilion (backlit keyboard from a diffrent pavilion with same layout/case)? I own a HP Pavilion ab065na. Thanks 

A:Normal to backlit keyboard upgrade possible on hp pavilion?

@Aleks878? What model laptop do you want to install a backlit keyboard into??? REO

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hi All I bought this laptop a week ago http://store.hp.com/UKStore/Merch/product.aspx?sel=NTB&id=Z5D55EA&opt=ABU and now looking to replace the non-backlit keyboard that came with it, to a backlit keyboard from a related but different pavilion notebook ( http://store.hp.com/UKStore/Merch/Product.aspx?id=X8M57EA&opt=ABU&sel=NTB) edit : i found this on ebay http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/HP-PAVILION-15-AB-15-AB010TX-15-AB297TX-UK-KEYBOARD-BACKLIT-9Z-NC8BQ-60U-N...   Would it be possible?  I have been going through the forums, couldnt find any info on the laptops but saw some related threads on other models... any help would be greatly appreciated.. thanks a lot DhruvRS

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Hi! 
I just purchased Inspiron 15 7000 7559. Backlit keyboard was working fine untill i updated my BIOS to 1.1.8 and now there in BIOS it is shown as non-baccklit keyboard. Keyboard lits up  on its own sometimes and when pressing keys it goes dark again.

Any idea whats the problem? 

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Hi, I have a new Elitebook 820 G3 which I am surprised came without backlit keyboard which I thought is standard on this model. Can I upgrade it now or is there some extra chip missing and it will never work? Is it just keyboard that needs to be replaced? I know there is an extra connector for backlit and I am not sure if my laptop has it build in (the connector). Thank you very much in advance for any help/suggestions. Regards, Radek













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A:Upgrading non-backlit keyboard to backlit keyboard on Eliteb...

@Radekk1 Everything should be there for you to upgrade to the backlit keyboard. You can make sure by checking if the ZIF connector is mounted to the system board. HP EliteBook 820 G3 Notebook PC - Remove/Replace videos http://h20464.www2.hp.com/results.htm?SID=7815289&MEID=07E15A5D-4006-405F-818E-406F35690E1B Click on keyboard. REO

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Have had to get a new keyboard as the old one was faulty.  Have watched a number of videos but cannot find any relating to a  Pavilion1085sa.  Have taken as many screws off the back plate as I can but unable to get one of them out. It would help to see a video of this model.  Would be most grateful for any help offered

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Hello. Help! To cut a long story short, after dealing with a spillage involving the keyboard, I had trouble working out how to open the siff connector and rather tragically snapped it off! It's whole but I suspect that some sort of connection has fallen out. Is there a way of getting a replacement siff connector? Any advice welcome. Thanks!

A:replacing pavilion 15 keyboard siff connector

Sorry I did of course mean zif connector

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I just have a quick and simple question. Does anyone know of a store or website that sells backlit laptop keyboards (I have an Inspiron 1520)? Thanks in advance.
 

A:Backlit Laptop Keyboard...

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Keyboard doesn't light up when typing. Is there a key or setting to turn on? I paid the extra for it and it is listed on the invoice. Thanks













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A:New laptop backlit keyboard

I had to call HP tonight to see how to turn on my backlit keyboard. It doesn't work with Fn and space bar. I built my laptop DV6 quad core online and it just came today. Mine was F5 with three small squares on it. That turned it on. It is beautifully lit up. I just click off for the daytime and on in dark typing. Thanks for the help but they said mine was one of the newest ones out there.

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Hi! I've got Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13 Silver (https://www.alza.cz/EN/lenovo-ideapad-yoga-13-silver-d375124.htm), and while I am quite content with the device, my keyboard stopped working. I was wondering whether any of you might know and suggest an online reseller (official or otherwise), where I could get hold of a replacement keyboard. Now, I suppose backlit keyboard versions of newer Yoga laptops will not work I guess, will they? From what I have read Yoga 13 Silver does not have the slot required for backlit, but aside that, will the keyboard function and will it fit (dimension-wise)? If so, what is the voltage and current required? Would soldering a small battery to the backlit cable be a good idea (I accept the fact that I wouldn't be able to regulate it)? Thank you in advance!ck

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Hi! I've got Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13 Silver (https://www.alza.cz/EN/lenovo-ideapad-yoga-13-silver-d375124.htm), and while I am quite content with the device, my keyboard stopped working. I was wondering whether any of you might know and suggest an online reseller (official or otherwise), where I could get hold of a replacement keyboard. Now, I suppose backlit keyboard versions of newer Yoga laptops will not work I guess, will they? From what I have read Yoga 13 Silver does not have the slot required for backlit, but aside that, will the keyboard function and will it fit (dimension-wise)? If so, what is the voltage and current required? Would soldering a small battery to the backlit cable be a good idea (I accept the fact that I wouldn't be able to regulate it)? Thank you in advance!ck

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Is there any possibility or any other replacement for changing the keyboard

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Hey all, Does my new 2015 laptop have a keyboard backlight? tried the F5 key and the Fn+spacebar trick, got nothing. Thank youse!

A:HP 13s102ns laptop keyboard backlit or not?

Hi, No, it does not have backlit keyboard:    http://support.hp.com/my-en/document/c04850173 It only has normal  Full-size island-style keyboard keyboard. And you can't upgrade. Regards.

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For around $500ish?
I found an AUS at Bestbuy, its at 649.99.
Asus - Laptop / IntelŪ PentiumŪ Processor / 15.6" Display / 4GB Memory / 500GB Hard Drive
I liked my old laptop, Inspiron 9300, but I always used it late at night and always wished I had a backlit keyboard.
My main computer has a Core i7950, 6GB Ram, 1TB HDD, yada yada yada, so I don't need much for a laptop. Something to carry around, mess with while I'm on the couch, etc. Would like a decent sized screen...my Dell was 17" I beleive, wouldn't want anything tiny.
Thanks and Happy Holidays.
 

A:Decent Laptop w/ backlit keyboard?

Wireless N
Bluetooth
Webcam
also would be nice, the more I look around, I more I think I'll be spending...
 

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Is there any way I could install a backlit keyboard on my HP 255 G5 Notebook PC? I find it very hard to see what I'm typing without a backlit keyboard. Also, would it void my warranty?

A:Any way to install backlit keyboard on my laptop?

@Bad_Wolf This series does not support the backlit keyboard. Service and Maintenance Manual Although I have not used one for awhile, I have in the past made use of the USB keyboard lights that you can find at various online stores.  Some of these devices are arguably better at the task than others -- if you are sitting in the dark facing a dark keyboard, almost anything is better than staring at a dark abyss. If you decide to make use of one of these useful devices, read the reviews before you purchase and see what others say. When you see a Post that helps, inspires, provides fresh insight,or teaches you something new, click the Thumbs Up on that Post.Fixed / Answered? Click that post Accept as Solution to help others find Answers.                                                                      The Year of the Rooster 2017! 

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Hello All, is it possible to replace my ideapad 310 15IKB 80 TV non backlit keyboard with a backlit one ?   

A:Lenovo Ideapad 310 replace keyboard with backlit keyboard ?

Hi Rohan,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community! And happy to have you here.
 
Sadly the backlit keyboard doesn't comes with IdeaPad 310 series.
 
I hope the above information helped you.
Please feel free to post in Lenovo Community Forums if you have any further queries!
 Regards,Prabhansh_______________________________________________Tap that Kudos button if I helped.If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"!

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Hi 
I have recently purchased Inspiron 14" 5459 in India. This comes with a non-backlit keyboard.
Is there a way to get it upgraded to Backlit Keyboard? If yes, can this be done via Dell Support or I'll have to procure the OEM part on my own and replace?

Cheers,
Rahul

A:Inspiron 5459 Keyboard upgrade to Backlit Keyboard

Hey,
Have the same laptop and the same question in mind. Let me know if u find a solution to it.
Thanks mate!

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My laptop got wet (water).. At first only one key was not working.
It got worse when i tryed to fix it I put it under a fan and it made most keys not respond
some keys were working but i decided to change the keyboard.
( i didnt power it off and just used a usb keyboard)

I have replaced the keyboard from ebay
My question is about the back lit strip.
My old keyboard; had a ribben cable coming out to LED light node and additional black plastic wraping on the backside of keyboard.
I broke the ribben from the old keyboard ( no not the regular ribben cable )
I reconnected the new keyboard which; did not have led lights or black plastic
I go into keyboard on control pannel and it says my keyboard is connected (1 to usb & 2 to the computers port Standard P/S2 keyboard& is working fine
.( it isnt working at all)
Does my laptop need to have the led circuit connected?
is it a loop to the keyboard ribben ( which i have connected)

I have talked to someone who believes this is for led(s) and all that is uncommon on non-backlit keyboards and should not be necessary for the keyboard to work and we believe its only lighting.
keyboard to turn on but I am missing a ribben connection to this extra strip of LED lights and what else ?

Should i order a plastic led light strip and stick it to my new keyboard to match the original
Do i need to complete the circuit where the led ribben was connected as it is a loop or safety feature or to complete the circuit
is there any chance i bl... Read more

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Hi All,
Decided to to upgrade my E6320 with an backlit keyboard so i got an new unit from Parts-people.
Now installed to new board in my E6320 but the backlit function doesn't work. everything else on the keyboard works like it should but no backlit. downloaded a lot of new drivers like "dell system manager" and tried so many things.
I'm starting to doubt if they send me an actual backlit keyboard, but it has an capslock button with an lighted led which works and my old keyboard does not have this. so i'm geusing this isnot the issue?
Any input help would be great.
Thans a lot for checking.
Hildo

A:Latitude laptop backlit keyboard (not working)

Hi Hildo,
E-series Latitude portable systems have the option of a backlit keyboard. With the E3 series keyboard, there are several ways to set the backlit keyboard illumination. One can either press <FN> + <Right Arrow> to adjust the illumination. The other way is to adjust the illumination through Dell Control Point (DCP). From the main DCP screen, choose ‘Keyboard Backlight’. The settings you can adjust are as follows:

Brightness:- 


0%(Off)
25%
50%
75%
100% 


Activation Settings:- 


Keyboard light will automatically time out if there is no activity for certain time frame where the setting can be preset from 5 seconds up to 5 minutes.
Resume lighting from time out with default option as 'Keyboard'. This means whenever user presses any key on the keyboard, the keyboard backlight will light up provided the brightness is not set to 0%(Off). The other option available is 'All internal input devices'. If this option is chosen, other internal input devices like the touchpad, will also turn on the keyboard backlight on one touch.

 
You can also install Dell control point for your computer from link: http://dell.to/XDJhTF 
Steps to download:-

Click on “Download Now”.
Save the driver on your desktop.
Once the driver is downloaded on the desktop, right click on it and select “Run as administrator”.
Follow the prompts on screen and restart your computer.&n... Read more

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A little while ago, I posted a question asking what was wrong with my laptop and why it wouldn't boot. Because there were so many variables, it was impossible to pin down one solid answer. I own a device strikingly similar to the MSI GT80S Titan, and I ended up spilling Kool-Aid over a portion of the keyboard. It's a Cherry MX keyboard with red backlights, and it would seem that they shorted out during the spill. The interesting thing is that once I unplugged the LED wire from the keyboard to the motherboard, my laptop booted up normally. Before I did this, however, my laptop showed no signs of life at all (apart from the battery charging indicator.)

While it's clear that, yes, a LED-backlit keyboard can prevent a laptop from booting, why does it do so? Is it because the laptop is smart enough to detect some sort of short and prevent booting to prevent harm to the motherboard? If so, that sounds pretty smart to me. Or, is something else going on?
 

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EDIT: The short version first: Everytime I try to run the HOTKEY drivers for my laptops backlit keyboard I get an error telling me that they have stopped working.
The long version:

If anyone could help me with this problem that has been annoying me for the past 7 months it would be greatly appreciated.

I have a Clevo P150sm laptop. Windows 7 Home SP1. It came with drivers (hotkey) that were supposed to control the backlit keyboard already installed(various colours, brightness etc). This didn't work out of the box. I then downloaded and installed some custom backlight keyboard software designed for the Clevo's. Link to it here:

Backlight Controller with LightFX | clevomods

This actually worked, the program ran fine and I was able to change the colours etc.. But it only lasted a week and then stopped working. I simply couldn't figure out what was wrong. I tried the latest Clevo drivers and a reinstall of the custom software and I got a Windows message saying this:

"Exception caught: the type initializer for #[email protected]@#@% threw an exception. Runtime terminating (0) true InnerException: System.InvalidOperationExeptopm: Cannot open OutLLog on machine.. Windows has not provided an error code--> System.ComponentModel.Win32Exception. The interface is unknown ---End of inner exception---"
and it goes on like that...
That was a few months ago. Recently I tried to install the latest hotkey drivers released by Clevo. They are actually for the Clevo P150sm-A t... Read more

A:Backlit keyboard drivers won't work for laptop

You mean that you can't install the drivers for your keyboard, i just have the same issue with my HP 2000, it turned out that the driver file that i have is out of date, and the program named DriverIdentifier has helped me, you can try it (http://www.driveridentifier.com) , when you register, remember to select to use as personal so that they will give you free access.
 

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Does anyone know of a PC manufacturer(s) that tends to offer Win8 laptop models with backlit keyboards at prices substantially less than the lessor MacBook Pro model with the DVD drive? I am looking for something with approximately the specifications below, but not the Apple price. I find many PC laptops similarly equipped enough, but without backlit keyboards. Also, I could stand to have a 14."

I am not ready to kick Win7 off my current MacBook Pro/Boot Camp partition. I don't know what Apple is going to do with respect to Win8, but IMO Win8/Boot Camp is not yet ready for prime time. I could buy an older refurbished MacBook Pro for Win8, but that might be risky. Not sure what it is going to be required for Mac/Win8 to coexist.

MacBook Pro 15-inch (I could do with 14" PC.): 2.3GHz

2.3GHz quad-core Intel Core i7Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz4GB 1600MHz memory (I would want 6GB.)500GB 5400-rpm hard drive1Intel HD Graphics 4000NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M with 512MB of GDDR5 memory (I wouldn't need this much in the graphics deptment.)SSD (Hardrive OK)DVD burner (Must burn double layer)
2 USB 3.0 (One will do.)Thuderbolt (The PC wouldn't have thunderbolt in all likelihood. Gigabit Ethernet needed.)Built-in battery (7 hours)EtEtc., Etc.Free Shipping $1,799.00

A:Backlit Keyboard Main Stream Laptop

Wasn't BootCamp updated for Windows 8?

For some reason, Alienware's laptops are what comes to mind with backlit keyboards.
Alienware Laptops

The 14 laptop starts at 1,000 and similar or better specs. But they aren't ultrabooks obviously.

I also think I've seen some HP ultrabooks, maybe with touch, that has backlit keyboards and relatively similar specs.

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So yeah, the new TechSpot laptop buying guide is superb, thanks to it I found the Sager laptops, which personally, I love. I hate the weird looking ASUS or Alienware laptops. I want a nice, chice looking laptop that would still look right in a professional envoirenment, yet is a beast under the hood. So I will probably go for the Sager NP8760 with a IntelŪ Core? i7-720QM Processor, GTX 460 and 4Gb of DDR3 1333Mhz. My only problem with them is the lack of backlit keyboard, and that's a big deal to me. I am a computer tech, I have replaced backlights in LCD's plenty of times, so I know more or less the theory behind installing my own backlight, and here's what I was thinking:

Part's Needed:
3" x 5" EL Backlight
Power Inverter for EL Strips
SATA Power Extension Cable

How to do it:
Hopefully, the keyboard will by such as the one in the ASUS Eee as in this article. Install Light Pad, and then place power inverter in empty HD bay, and connect the Power Inverter to the SATA power connector (which I know supplies 12vdc).

Would that work? Atleast theoretically?
 

A:Buying new (gaming) laptop, need backlit keyboard

A 3 by 5 backlight would only cover about half of your keyboard, so if you go this route you might want to get two of them. Also there is a chance that the EL backlight will not fit behind the keyboard. If you are set on getting the laptop, I would do that before you buy all these parts for the backlight.
 

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Hi,I would ike to know i anyone could help me with upgrading my laptops keyboard to a backlit on because it is kind of annoying when i can't see while I am using the keyboard while late night gaming.Thanks,TKTGAMING

A:upgrade laptop keyboard to backlit and suggestions

Hi,Manual: Page 8http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c05087748Specs: http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-15-ay000-Notebook-PC-series/10862300/model/11830173/document/...You laptop came with Intel Core i3-6100U, UMA graphics, non touch display.Your laptop model series is not compatible with backlit keyboard, motherboard doesn't have ZIF connector for light cable of keyboard (if any), and there is no backlit keyboards listed.RegardsVisruth

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I have been using the backlight on my keyboard since i got this laptop and all of a sudden it will not turn on! I really would like to figure it out so i can see the keys at night lol.

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I purchased a Latitude e5470 laptop without the backlit keyboard and without the extra tracking ball you find in the center of the keyboard. I just have a regular non-backlit key board and then the tracking pad.
I've only seen the backlit keyboard with the tracking ball included. This does not fit my keyboard slot. There is an extra edge under the spacebar. I want to know if I can now buy a replacement keyboard that has the the backlit feature and fits in my keyboard slot.
Thanks.

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My HP Notebook 15-ay137cl  has a standard keyboard....is it possible to replace it with a backlit keyboard?

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Hi, I have HP Pavilion 15 n012tx. I am from India & I want to change my non-backlit keyboard to backlit keyboard. Does HP officially provide backlit keyboards for my Laptop? (The white LED one is preferred)

A:Replace Stock keyboard with Backlit Keyboard

Hi talatshaikh29, Officially HP does not provide backlit keyboards for your Laptop http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c04439615.pdf

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I am looking at buying the 15-bn070wm laptop that walmart carries with the realtree design. The laptop does not come with a backlit keyboard and I was curious if there is a way that I could purchase a ugraded backlit keyboard and install it I know some models have the backlight connector under the keyboard but they just do not come with them installed? If so what model keyboard should I purchase and would the laptop follow the HP pavilion 15 series disassembly steps?

A:X0S19UA-Change keyboard to backlit keyboard

Hi, It is much better and cheaper to buy this option now because backlit keyboard alone won't work, you need a motherboard which have ports for you to connect those lights. Buy this option now may cost you say $50, replace it later may cost you ten times or more and in many cases not-workable. Regards.

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Hey,
 
I wanted to do the same as well. Get rid of the normal keyboard and upgrade with a backlit one. I am ready to buy it off market or online as well as my warranty is void. Help will be appreciated, Ignorance will make me sad.
 
 
Thanks

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