Back to top #6 DVtriple6 DVtriple6 Members 42 posts OFFLINE Location:Inside my computer trying to figure out what things are Local time:04:12 AM Posted 16 November 2007 - 02:45 PM Althought this was Dell's solution (and Dell's glitch) not mine, I appreciate both of you taking the time to give such a positive response to the post. Thanks for the info. And I did blow out the connection. http://cdbug.org/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-on-startup-xp.php
CLOSED IT UP, RECONNECTED, BOOTED, WORKS FINE. First, the USB ports on your computer have stopped working altogether. If not,Borrow someone else's keyboard and try pluggin it in and booting / power up again. 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
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turned it back on then keyboard failure, battery voltage, computer fan and floppy diskette failure message came up. 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 lmhjcr, Jul 8, 2012 #7 brownizs MajorGeek What I have done, is used the USB to PS2 adapter for the USB keyboard my son uses on my old desktop. Keyboard Error Hp Desktop Thanks for posting the solution.
DELL PC keyboard failure problem. "However I when i pressed f1 and f2 nothing happened.I tried taking out the usb keybaord conenction at the back of the computer and plugging it Keyboard Failure On Boot Windows 10 If you can't go to dell.com and use your Service Tag to get the manual why not try it on each port? If the lights do not turn on, check the connection between the keyboard and the computer to be certain that the connection is tight (i.e. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2273390/keyboard-failure-boot.html The only option you probably have is to replace the keyboard.
I had to reformat the hard drive and install a new operating system, this time windows 7 . Usb Keyboard Not Working During Boot Proffitt Forum moderator / January 18, 2012 2:55 AM PST In reply to: re USB ports can fail. Both the mouse and keyboard are working just fine. My mouse doesnt move anymore, the cursor is still there but it wont move.
When you boot your computer it boots to fast to be recognized or the keyboard is slow to be detected. The Dell tech guy said the memory was corrupted or looped and this procedure cleared it out. Keyboard Error On Boot Hp I did all of that and it still says keybooard failure. Keyboard Error Or No Keyboard Present Glad it helped. 06-13-2008, 08:26 PM #7 Yaiwan Registered Member Join Date: May 2008 Posts: 1 OS: Win95, Win98, or XP Thanks, the resolutions has helped more than
Now to solve my "floppy diskette seek failure" ... 06-21-2008, 11:32 PM #9 fa1nt Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2008 Posts: 1 OS: Windows XP SP2 Quote: Originally navigate here The keyboard is malfunctioning, so press a key on the malfunctioning keyboard to either go on or see about fixing it. After restarting, it shows "keyboard failure" & goes into a circle continuously. 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 Please help! Keyboard Failure Windows 10
Usually 2.Imagine all this effort and you call repair and they try another port and it works. Thanks Again and Have a Wonderful Summer! It doesn't look like there is anything blue next to where the SATA 4 plug is. http://cdbug.org/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-startup.php DELL PC keyboard failure problem.
I have a DELL dimension 9100 (not sure how big a difference it is to the 9150) and I tried the steps outlined above. Keyboard Failure Press F1 To Continue I have 8 USB ports and tried them all. I'd ensure that the USB keyboard is working also.
I posted on the Dell Forum and Computer Help Forum. The computer is now fine.Leave it to Dell to come up with a setup where a damaged USB port, which is not even being used, will prevent the computer from starting. So, startup your computer and look for the LED lights to come on and check to see if your computer’s BIOS is set to halt in keyboard errors. Laptop Keyboard Failure turned it off for an hr.
Mark Mark why won't my laptop work?Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time aroundDo not Now to solve my "floppy diskette seek failure" ... If it makes it, its the keyboard, if not its something else.If its not, then try using your original keyboard and go into setup (usually hold the delete key or the this contact form My situation is slightly different I think.
Help BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of Speech Back to top #12 Robert Isbell Robert Isbell Banned 428 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:08:12 PM Posted 18 November 2007 - 10:25 PM one Proffitt Forum moderator / January 18, 2012 1:49 AM PST In reply to: keyboard failure on dell 1. Edited by DVtriple6, 16 November 2007 - 02:47 PM. Then I'd try (with both keyboards) repeatedly tapping "Del" as soon as you turn the system on.
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - SUPER THANK YOU!!! Thanks! ok my situation was i came home one day n my screen was blank n cpu was running. Apparently after doing some research - according to Dell "To get into the BIOS on the 4400, you need to hit the Delete key immediatley after the computer starts.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and You might try a System Restore to before this happened. Not only that but you have the Service Tag to take you right to the support site, drivers and manuals.Since you don't have such, try to get into the BIOS and