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Old 09-05-2006, 02:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Keyboard and Mouse Problem HELP!!!!

I have xp media center. My stuff was running fine until i when i turn on my pc, the mouse and keyboard work fine up until windows starts to load. so i can get to the setup screen but when it tries to load windows they both turn off and i cant even sign on....what the problem....and does anyone know how to fix this? they are both usb thnx!

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Old 09-05-2006, 04:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
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hhmm, their drivers on port might have got corrupted, try switching the wires as they are usb anyway.

also, try starting pc without them, and once the window loads, plug them in again.

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Old 09-05-2006, 05:50 PM   #3 (permalink)
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windows might also have the usb ports disabled...try looking in device manager to see if they are... you never know
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Old 09-05-2006, 09:37 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i am unable to sign on windows.....when i run diag before windows loads it says something about current something......
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Old 09-05-2006, 11:09 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Go to your closet, or a local used computer shop, and pickup a PS2-style keybord and mouse. Try troubleshooting for viruses/spyware using those PS2 components, and check back.

Most places will charge $8 for both keyboard and mouse, because they're outdated.
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