I contacted Dell and was able to resolve the problem with this easy fix...as follows. -Unplug the computer and disconnect all devices. -Press and hold power button for 10 seconds to Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - re by imkaydo / January 18, 2012 2:48 AM PST In reply to: And WHICH USB PORT can matter. Now, why not try that? Reply 0 0 TomFalc Top Student Posts: 6 Member Since: 07-11-2012 Message 7 of 10 (5,367 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: HP Pavilion p6-2160ea shows Keyboard Error on boot. http://cdbug.org/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-on-startup-xp.php
My mouse doesnt move anymore, the cursor is still there but it wont move. But maybe something on the motherboard is broken and none work any more.Kees Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Sorry by R. BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! If your mouse and keyboard still do not work, there are two possibilities.
Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Link to possible documentation. Unplug your mouse and keyboard from their current USB connection and reconnect them into two different USB ports on your computer. I understand that the UEFI has drivers for devices, but I don't see why it should be sensitive to the port, unless the front ports are plugged directly into the motherboard,
He wrote in his first post: "while trying to boot this morning". Was this page useful? Neither of the front ones show the same issue. Keyboard Error Hp Desktop Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Psst...!
If this is some Dell model with a PS/2 connection I may have to set the BIOS to ignore keyboard errors. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Out of curiousity, is there a virus out there that can impact the use of the keyboard and mouse? This Site BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter.
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Keyboard Failure Windows 10 Thanks for posting your resolution! 03-14-2008, 12:29 PM #6 Gravitychase Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2007 Posts: 2 OS: xp Thanks for the great feedback! User Name Remember Me? If I then hit F1 the boot-up continues successfully.
MTP 57,041 views 1:37 What To Do When Your Computer Won't Start - From the Desktop with Kevin & Randy - Duration: 18:42. http://forums.majorgeeks.com/index.php?threads/keyboard-error-message-at-startup.261358/ but if it doesnt .. Keyboard Error On Boot Hp You'll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, viruses, security, as well as networks and the Internet.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion keyboard failure on dell by Keyboard Error Or No Keyboard Present lmhjcr Sergeant Hello, I have an old Dell Dimensions 4400 (running Windows xp professional w/ sp3) that I keep around but is rarely used.
It leaves one of the USB ports open, and also allows a USB keyboard to always be detected. this contact form Smith•updated: 11/8/2013The keyboard is the most important interface peripheral connected to a computer. Some older machines are just like that. In this case, you can try to connect your mouse and keyboard to PS2 ports if your computer’s motherboard has them. Usb Keyboard Not Working During Boot
The jumper is blue and will be connected to two of the three pins on the motherboard. -Remove the jumper block for a second (apparently this clears the memory?) then reconnect My usb ports started failing some time ago, right about when I started getting the "keyboard failure" error. Most likely the error is hardware related (ie new keyboard), due to the machine is looking for the PS2 connected keyboard or USB as legacy keyboard. have a peek here Ministry Of Solutions 14,120 views 1:05 Windows 7 Loading Boot Driver Error Fix - Reboot And Select Proper Boot Device Fix - Duration: 7:08.
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The Dell tech guy said the memory was corrupted or looped and this procedure cleared it out. mhmm i have that problem as well now.. Second, it is possible that both your keyboard and mouse are broken but this would be an amazing coincidence for them both to stop working at the same time. http://cdbug.org/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-startup.php No mouse or keyboard functionality.
Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 12-12-2007, 01:25 PM #2 SamTech Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2007 Posts: 2 OS: Windows XP SP2 I've tried a few things Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 07-11-2012 09:34 AM I have tried two different keyboards including the one Proffitt Forum moderator / January 18, 2012 2:42 AM PST In reply to: re A few Dells require the keyboard to be in 1 or may 2 of the available ports.