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Old 10-17-2006, 11:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Keyboard issue...very strange!

I have never had this issue or heard of anyone having this issue before, but everytime I restart my computer, my keyboard is no longer detected by the USB port it is plugged into. I have to switch to another USB port, and reinstall all the USB Human Interface Devices, and other random devices related to the keyboard everytime I restart.

Also, any previous USB slots that have been through a restart with the keyboard attached is no longer recognized by the keyboard, so every restart i have to find a unused USB slot...and I dont have very many of those.

now i'm stuck between fixing this issue, or leaving my computer on forever.

Anyone know wuts going on?

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Old 10-19-2006, 05:07 AM   #2 (permalink)
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So are you saying that everytime you turn off, you must use different slot?
Here are some options

Option 1: Get a PS/2 Keyboard
Option 2: Take your comp. to a specialist and get them to look at USB ports
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