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Replace standard keyboard with a backlit keyboard

Product Name: HP Notebook 15-ay137cl
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

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

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Re: Replace standard keyboard with a backlit keyboard

Hi,

 

The whole HP 15-ayxxx (xxx = 000 to 199) of laptops only have one option for keyboard:

 

      Full-size "island style" keyboard with numeric keypad
     TouchPad with multi-touch gestures enabled
     Taps enabled by default
     Support Modern Trackpad Gestures

 

Therefore you can't replace the keyboard with a backlit one because the motherboard does not have connectors for keyboard lights.

 

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BH
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