mouse freezes in windows xp, part 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Monitors, Printers and Peripherals
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 08-25-2004, 09:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 2
Send a message via Yahoo to sassydogg
Question mouse freezes in windows xp, part 2

:question:
my mouse freezes everytime i turn on either the CAPS Lock, NUM Lock or Scroll Lock keys.. dont know why. the device manager didnt detect any errors..

my system is ECS mobo Celeron 1.7Ghz, 256MB DDR, and GeForce 2 MX400 64MB.
my OS is Windows XP Pro 32-Bit..


please help me what to do..


ADDENDUM:
im using a standard 102-key PS/2 keyboard and a Genius 2-button PS/2 mouse for input..
an issue could be that both are almost a year old, but i still keep my options open whether it is possible to fix the trouble, before thinking of buying new ones...
:question:
__________________

sassydogg is offline  
Old 08-26-2004, 02:41 AM   #2 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 31
Default

Have you checked the Event Log??

If you have a spare mouse and/or keyboard, swap them to see what happens...
__________________

hitek is offline  
Old 08-26-2004, 02:44 AM   #3 (permalink)
Wizard Techie
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 3,937
Default

Do you have your memory or processor overclocked? It's definately not your mouse or keyboard, it sounds to me like it's coming from the motherboard. Possibly an interupt request conflict. If your CPU is overclocked set it back to stock speed and than see what happens.
ekÆsine is offline  
Old 08-26-2004, 05:01 PM   #4 (permalink)
WOOOOOOOO
 
bobojuice's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Miami
Posts: 818
Send a message via AIM to bobojuice Send a message via Yahoo to bobojuice
Default

Mind your IRQ's.......
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Norcent
It would be bad if you had a divorse over something stupid like batteries.
LETS DANCE!!!
bobojuice is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:58 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.