Restart your computer and see if the BIOS halts the boot up because of a keyboard error. Keyboard Error Message On Startup Started by adek , Nov 16 2007 02:23 AM Please log in to reply 14 replies to this topic #1 adek adek Members 40 posts OFFLINE Back to top #7 garmanma garmanma Computer Masochist Staff Emeritus 27,809 posts OFFLINE Location:Cleveland, Ohio Local time:10:30 PM Posted 16 November 2007 - 03:45 PM Anybody think there are some Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Search this Thread 12-12-2007, 11:43 AM #1 SamTech Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2007 Posts: 2 OS: Windows XP http://cdbug.org/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-on-startup-xp.php
No, create an account now. Regards, Tom Reply 0 0 HardBeatZ Distinguished Professor Posts: 3,551 Member Since: 05-31-2012 Message 6 of 10 (5,358 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: HP Pavilion p6-2160ea shows Keyboard Error on boot. 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 Stuck key Ensure that there are no stuck keys on the keyboard.
Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. I tried this and it did not work I have Dell Dimension XPS....ready to scream.....help please... 01-25-2009, 09:51 AM #15 henryxxl Registered Member Join Date: Jan 2009 Posts: it was good computer for a good 5 years but it had to stuff up now wen i have my semester exams tomorrow morning.
It was 11pm here so I couldn't even go out and get anything to try and fix it. Simply restart your computer and look for the prompt to press the DEL key to enter the BIOS. ok my situation was i came home one day n my screen was blank n cpu was running. Keyboard Failure Windows 10 Share Can't find your answer ?
If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on the blue “Report Inappropriate Content” button above the message. Keyboard Failure On Boot Windows 10 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. 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 http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/116759/keyboard-error-message-on-startup/ TipsNNTricks 994.472 προβολές 7:08 PRESS F1 TO BOOT ERROR ON PC FIX - Διάρκεια: 2:55.
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Why I asked. Laptop Keyboard Failure Some older machines are just like that. Ask ! Im defenitely going to try and possibly return this machine for another one because its been a headache since I bought it ,after issue upon issue upon issue, I dont inderstand.
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! http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000304.htm My usb ports started failing some time ago, right about when I started getting the "keyboard failure" error. Keyboard Error On Boot Hp Thanks Again and Have a Wonderful Summer! Keyboard Error Or No Keyboard Present Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - re by imkaydo / January 18, 2012 2:35 AM PST In reply to: Does any other USB device work?
Proffitt Forum moderator / January 18, 2012 2:52 AM PST In reply to: re If it's just that old Dell wants the keyboard in some specific USB port problem. Check This Out well, I should say the first common point is the keyboard controller which is part of the motherboard. The keyboard works on other computers, and other keyboards (USB) don't work on mine. If the back of the tower where all the ports are, have the old style Ps2 mouse and keyboard connectors try a ps2 keyboard in the ports provided. Keyboard Error Hp Desktop
by Kees_B Forum moderator / January 18, 2012 2:55 AM PST In reply to: re Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - re by imkaydo / January 18, 2012 To top it off Microsoft doesnt support XP, this machine (which is quite popular) isnt completely compatabile with Windows 7 or 8 mainly because of Dell not updating drivers . MrTechJunk 51.751 προβολές 3:03 Dell laptop will not boot or restore - Διάρκεια: 3:12. Source My situation is slightly different I think.
I don't know what that piece is called, but it fits into the empty slot in the male USB plugs. 0211 Keyboard Error After that we may be looking at adding a new PCI card to the computer on the back that has USB ports as an alternative.Since a keyboard is the only thing Reply 0 0 TomFalc Top Student Posts: 6 Member Since: 07-11-2012 Message 10 of 10 (5,341 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: HP Pavilion p6-2160ea shows Keyboard Error on boot.
then turned it back on keyboard failure and floppy diskette messag still ther telin me to press f1 n f2 n so on. (the battery one disappeared guessin it took a I also noticed every time I put a new app on the computer the registry keys would rearrange themselves until finally I got the black screen of death. SO I tried the above method but to no avail. Keyboard Failure Press F1 To Continue then another message came up sayin the battery voltage was low.
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... the mouse lights up when I plug it in and turn on the computer but the screen goes from the Dell start up page directly to a black screen displaying Keyboard I really apprechiate your great advice ! have a peek here I dont understand how to reset elsewhere??
Keyboard Failure on boot. brownizs, Jul 5, 2012 #2 lmhjcr Sergeant Thanks for the suggestions. Nik Bel 679.560 προβολές 4:56 Fixing Windows 7 Start-up Problems - Διάρκεια: 2:27. The machine doesn't have a floppy disk drive.
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. within the Other Hardware Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. Unplug the AC and then press and hold the power button for 60 seconds.Release the power button, apply AC and test.4. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Does any other USB device work?
Which makes me think (but it's just an assumption) that the keyboard is still connected to the same USB port as it was yesterday.