READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. Working... 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 Back to top #13 groovicus groovicus Security Colleague 9,963 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Centerville, SD Local time:08:31 PM Posted 18 November 2007 - 10:29 PM one either the ps2 ports are http://softacoustik.com/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-or-no-keyboard-on-boot-up.php
They will work for Windows XP, Vista and 7. TECH MASTER 5,974 views 1:38 How to Clear the CMOS - Reset the BIOS & Why - Duration: 11:59. The computer locked up and I did a hard restart. 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
Connecting 12 DAS with RAID... I wonder how many extra keyboards Dell have sold on the back of this flaw. DELL PC keyboard failure problem. Smith•updated: 11/8/2013The keyboard is the most important interface peripheral connected to a computer.
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 What should I do? In place of the "keyboard failure" error there is now a "front cable disconnected" error which you can bypass by hitting the F1 key. Usb Keyboard Not Working During Boot 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.
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Why I asked. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Back to top #7 garmanma garmanma Computer Masochist Staff Emeritus 27,809 posts OFFLINE Location:Cleveland, Ohio Local time:10:31 PM Posted 16 November 2007 - 03:45 PM Anybody think there are some http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2273390/keyboard-failure-boot.html No big deal.
They are more likely to stop working or work intermittently which is why it is wise to be certain you computer has PS2 ports on its motherboard for both keyboard and Keyboard Failure Windows 10 turned it back on then keyboard failure, battery voltage, computer fan and floppy diskette failure message came up. After restarting, it shows "keyboard failure" & goes into a circle continuously. It worked like a charm and didn't take but 5 minutes.
Startup your computer and verify that your keyboard does not work after the operating system is finished loading. http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000304.htm That's quite nearby now: just press F2 if your keyboard functions and your in the (BIOS) setup to do what is adviced above. Keyboard Error On Boot Hp Search More Info Subscribe & Follow: FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestRSSEmail Related Topics: Communications & Broadband Support and Guidance: Troubleshooting Tips, Tutorials & User Guides For Your Home or Business Broadband Needs Computer Hardware Gadgets: Keyboard Error Or No Keyboard Present 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
If your USB keyboard passes these tests, you can move on to troubleshooting issues specific to USB keyboards. check over here Whew! Category Science & Technology License Standard YouTube License Created using YouTube Video Editor Source videos View attributions Show more Show less Loading... slide 2 of 3 Troubleshooting a Keyboard Connected to a PS2 Port Your first step in troubleshooting a keyboard that is not working at startup is to determine whether the keyboard Keyboard Error Hp Desktop
With the advent of the USB port, connecting peripherals to your computer became easier but also became less reliable as USB ports can be finicky. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Loading... http://softacoustik.com/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-boot.php The computer locked up and I did a hard restart.
Patricia 03-11-2008, 10:41 PM #5 Barbarella Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2008 Posts: 1 OS: Win XP SP2 Quote: Originally Posted by Gravitychase I just had the same 0211 Keyboard Error Kees Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - kees by imkaydo / January 18, 2012 3:38 AM PST In reply to: Re: failure When I press F2 or F1 Thanks in advance! 11-08-2008, 01:09 PM #11 Dizzaholic Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2008 Posts: 4 OS: Windows XP I just had a problem similar to this.
Then I'd try (with both keyboards) repeatedly tapping "Del" as soon as you turn the system on. You can usually access the BIOS by pressing the DEL key during the POST. My mouse doesnt move anymore, the cursor is still there but it wont move. Laptop Keyboard Failure I needed to get into the bios and realized I could not as the pci card does not seem to be recognized until I get to the start up screen.
Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? 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. Keyboard an mouse not working in Xp ONLY IN BIOS! - Duration: 3:03. http://softacoustik.com/keyboard-error/keyboard-error-at-boot-up.php Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Did you CROSS POST?
I don't have a PS/2 port on my computer so I can only use USB devices. The front USB ports can be disabled in the BIOS, but I have also covered them with tape so that the customer does not damaged the port again. If yes the keyboard is probably OK. If you can't go to dell.com and use your Service Tag to get the manual why not try it on each port?
While booting up before Windows loads I got a "Keyboard Failure" message, but the screen goes away and Windows loads up normally. It was 11pm here so I couldn't even go out and get anything to try and fix it. The monitor did show 2-lines momentarily but disappeared immdiatelly before I could make any sense from it. 2. I guess I will have to call a repair guy to try and fix it for me.Thanks again Bob!!
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 See why it earned our Editors' Choice award. CLOSED IT UP, RECONNECTED, BOOTED, WORKS FINE. I have the keyboard failure notice and when I get to my log in screen, there is no mouse or keyboard functionality.
Proffitt Forum moderator / January 18, 2012 4:27 AM PST In reply to: re The BLUE port above the USB ports with the knobs on the connection is what is called I have 8 USB ports and tried them all. Does anyone have a suggestion? See if the lights on the keyboard blink when you power on?
Paul's Hardware 850,306 views 10:21 A Keyboard Made Of Glass? - Duration: 3:53. It doesn't look like there is anything blue next to where the SATA 4 plug is. If you get that far, then its a little more serious.At that point you probably need to get some technical help or post more details about your hardware, model, operating system now im just gna leave my comp off overnight without anything attached to it hopin itl reset itself...