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It could also have come loose. Tags:AB - RecoveryUniversal Restore IssueRestoreDifferenceHardwareAUREchoHomeATIRecoveryDissimilarABR2010PlusPack Was this article helpful? jaffacake007Apr 20, 2007, 6:16 PM USB Keyboard works in BIOS but not in Windows 2000 unless you replug it inHey, I've got an issue on a HP Compaq where the USB Please login or register.Did you miss your activation email? 1 Hour 1 Day 1 Week 1 Month Forever Login with username, password and session length Forum only search News: Home navigate here

Also trying different USB ports seems to work also. All Rights Reserved. Have you tried a Pre installed eviroment such as BART-Pe to see if it will work there. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

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On the right hand side of the window, click UpperFilters. I hit the same problem, k/b works in bios or boot cd, but not in windows (legacy usb or not). It has to detect the keyboard and then install the drivers for it, which it will do eventually. You suggest "try removing everything from your startup and adding the apps back in until you find the culprit process that is killing it or change the order of the startup

  • I use a Microsoft Wireless Optical Desktop 700 that has a shared USB Receiver for mouse & keyboard.
  • Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators Question Install Mouse/Keyboard without control of Windows by alexleuschner
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  • The target system should now be available on the network.
  • I thought that PS/2 keyboard/mice doesn't require drivers??How would I go about setting those up if I have no control over windows?
  • This may also FUBAR that 2k instance......
  • Logged andyou Guest Thanks Re: Mouse and keyboard doesn't work in 2000 « Reply #11 on: November 24, 2004, 09:02:33 AM » Thanks everyone I resolved this by repairing windows 2000
  • I haven't been able to get into device manager because when windows loads I have response from mouse or keyboard.

TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: Photos Videos All Writers Newsletters Forums Resource Library Tech Pro I tried to put the WIN XP home edition CD in and went to the restore option but all i get is the c:\windows prompt. Ask a new question Read More Windows 2000 USB Keyboards Windows Related Resources USB keyboard and mouse not working in windows (works in bios) Laptop keyboard stopped working in Windows but can you move data then just format this one?

I would check in the BIOS if the legacy USB option is enabled.Have you tried with another mouse or keyboard to see what happens? 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - . thanks. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Idea by Alfa11 · 9 years ago In reply to USB Mouse and Keyboard no ... I have not tried the front USB ports, but can easily check if they are connected. More Help Windows 2000 was better about that than some of the other versions, but you may still have network related drivers that don't work, so it can't go out and find the

Reboot the computer and try again.Legacy support is enabled, remember the computer ONLY has usb ports, no ps2 ports. Get the answer jaffacake007Jun 25, 2007, 7:06 PM Sorry for the very late reply!As this keyboard has multimedia features I installed a patch I found on the HP website and that Things work fine in the bios screens and when I boot the recovery console. by R.

This is a very last option that I really don't want to have to do, but reinstall windows (don't know if you can do it without being able to navigate windows Continued I hope I gave enough info for this to be answered. I have also run the hard drive on another computer and that didn't work also.I am going to run the drive as a slave on an XP computer to check for Since I have a working instance on the system, I can edit the registry.

So there you have it, not a keyboard driver issue as such but because the keyboard had extra features not having that driver/software took out the basic functionality. check over here See: Restoring to Dissimilar Hardware with Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Universal Restore Acronis True Image Home 2011 Plus Pack: Restoring to Dissimilar Hardware with Acronis Universal Restore Restoring to Dissimilar Is there a way to install or update the drivers before Windows loads? I understand some of this but how do I restore back a few days when my keyboard or mouse don't work.

I had a similar situation, and after an hour of fiddling around on the web for an answer, i noticed that my USB keyboard was LOCKED... Ask ! Otherwise the USB ports were usually missing in action till later.Bob Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - USB Keyboard by alexleuschner / May 26, 2014 9:41 AM PDT http://protectfileapps.com/windows-2000/windows-2000-usb-keyboard-not-working.html Can your wipe it and start fresh..

Click the plus sign (+) next to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE.Click the plus sign (+) next to SYSTEM. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. This looks like to me that the ports are not active when windows is running.How can I turn these on when you have no interface with the computer?Help!!!Andrew Logged merlin_2 Guest

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SHOW ME NOW © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Click 'Start'3. Click Next.d) Click Next again to let the wizard search for a suitable driver.e) Leave the search locations as-is. Hey,If you did go in and delete all the upper and lower filters, that could cause an issue.

As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. I recall that for USB keyboards I had to use the BIOS Legacy feature to get use of USB keyboards during install. weblink Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Save the change and exit. AncientBritJun 25, 2007, 6:58 PM I have a similar problem, although without any error messages.