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USB Mouse is not working, yet keyboard is working

Q: USB Mouse is not working, yet keyboard is working

I just recently reinstalled Windows XP on my computer, my USB keyboard is working fine, but my mouse is not working, I tried it in all the USB ports for it and I am getting no response, I am getting a curser on screen but no movement nor am I able to click.

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A: USB Mouse is not working, yet keyboard is working

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Before this round of trouble I discovered a problem with one of my graphics cards when they were in SLI with Blue screens and other nasty little things occuring when running Windows; I removed my secondary graphics card from the system to see if I could get a more stable OS, which I did.

I decided to test to see if the other graphics card running on it's own would lead to a stable system, however I was getting zeros on the VGA BIOS bootup screen and other problems before I even reached Windows Vista.

I did sucessfully boot into Vista and enter my password (using the keyboard) and move the mouse around, however once I had logged into my profile Vista began asking me if I wanted to install the drivers for the keyboard and mouse, I selected to update from the Internet and when Vista did not find any drivers for either device it disabled them.
Eventually I got both the keyboard and mouse functioning again by reinstalling Intellipoint pro and the Logitech setpoint.

While using the second graphics card I noted some distortions such as zeros appearing on the VGA BIOS screen during boot up, so I decided to switch out the graphics cards again, again this caused Vista to forget about my keyboard and mouse, I am however able to get onto Vista a combination of a cheap usb mouse I had laying around and the Vista on screen keyboard.

The fix I used previously (reinstalling of Intellipoint and Setpoint) has not works,I have also attempted to manually install the drivers through dev... Read more

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hi there, my mouse jumps around the screen, and upon restart neither my mouse or my keyboard would work without unplugging them and re-plugging them in...also i have alot of suspicious processes running that wont turn off and my internet is very jumpy and pages take along time to load...below is my HJT log...thanks for looking

Hello there thank you for taking the time to help me i really appreciate it..

below is my HJT log file, i also have an active scan log file which found a trojan i believe...any help would be greatly appreciated...thanks!

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 4:10:12 PM, on 10/19/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16608)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\WINNT\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\services.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\aawservice.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Airlink101\AWLH3026\WLService.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Airlink101\AWLH3026\WLanCfgG.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgemc.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\WINNT\system... Read more

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After about 1 minute the mouse scroll and keyboard stop working until I left click mouse. Tool bar on browser also greys out but comes back after left click. Video and sound also are choppy. Not sure if this is related. Flash keeps crashing. Any ideas whats wrong? Windows 7 pro. Asus desktop. This occurs on Firefox, Chrome and IE. This seemed to start after Microsoft update and Flash updates

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Hello mpmckee,

First run Antivirus, Malware, and Spyware scans. Remove anything the programs find.

Note: if you need some suggestions on which tools to use, let me know.

Afterwards, test functionally of mouse and keyboard.

If no change, run System Restore, choose a Restore point before the issue started.

Again test behavior of mouse and keyboard.

If the issue has been resolved, go ahead and reinstall windows Updates.

John

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I purchased an Asus ET2410IUTS-5 All-In-One PC. It came with a wireless full keyboard and mouse combo. The keyboard works fine but the mouse does nothing. All properties say both devices are installed and working properly but the mouse still does nothing. Model number on each device is as follows:
Keyboard - AK1L
Mouse - AM1L
Receiver - AR1L

Any help would be greatly appreciated!
 

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I've had my desktop for a few years and never had a problem.  Just recently, it has started showing a Keyboard Error message on a black screen when I boot it up.  The wireless keyboard and mouse do not work, although it appears to boot up correctly.  Since I have a password on my computer, I cannot log in or do anything.  When this happens, I've rebooted 2-3 times, and it the keyboard and mouse will finally start working.  I have moved the toggle to different USB ports and this does not appear to make a difference.  How do I prevent this from happening?

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my wireless mouse isn't working after i plugged the receiver in an HP laptop. the keyboard is still working, only the mouse isn't working. hope you can help me, i'm so helpless right now. Thank you in advance.

PS. it is a wireless keyboard and mouse set
 

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i have just installed win8.1 and I have the the same problem. i am a using a MS sidewinder keyboard and mouse. (surely this is compatible). any one who can help???

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I recently did a build and it was actually perfect! everything booted up on the first try and worked great. Untill well about two days ago. i came home from class and turned on the pc and i got nothing... i have a g15 keyboard and a g5 laser mouse. they wont even lite up =\ well i got the error code 7F on my mobo which is waiting for a response in bios... so i dont even know where to begin along the lines of trouble shooting. if i could get some help i would be so happppy.. cause i got 2grand worth of computer parts just collecting dust
 

A:Keyboard and mouse not working on PC

if you could post the system specs of the computer it would help
 

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Hello,

I have a USB mouse and keyboard, and I have them in my PS/2 ports because my Windows 7 does not see them in the USB-ports.

I bought a wireless Mouse and Keyboard, and they can not be seen by my computer, and they can not be in the ps/2 port.
I have no idea why not, but it would be no problem if my computer could see USB-input devices.

I bought a Wacom Bamboo tablet a few months ago, and it also won't work on my windows 7.

They all work on my other HDD, so it is not a broken USB port.
All my other USB-devices (Stick, DVD-burner, USB chargers, External HDD, Etc.)
do work.
The only things that do not work are input devices like my mouse, keyboard and pen tablet.

I hope someone can help me.

Greetings,

Darknesspk89

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I don't if this will fix your problem. When I went to a wireless mouse and keyboard, they wouldn't work also. I found the problem to be is that the usb receiver on my tower wasn't able to pick up the signal. To fix the problem I plugged the receiver in a usb extension cord. This lets the mouse and keyboard to transmit the signal to the usb receiver. No obstructions between the computer and mouse/keyboard. Hope this solves your problem.

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Hi! I have a windows 10 desktop. This morning a storm was passing through and it affected my computer when a power outage occured in my house.I turned it back on, and at first the keyboards and mouse lit up for a short while before turning off. My computer states that it need to restart and repair itself, and then dives into its automatic repairing. When my computer restarts, the keyboard and mouse light up again before returning back to its dormant state and never returning. Now my computer is stuck on this screen talking about "Choose you keyboard layout," and I can't do anything because my mouse and keyboard is not working.
 
Please do give me some help. I have work to do and this computer is all I have
 
Thanks!

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I have dual boot for XP x64 and W10. I tried installing chipset drivers for MSI P35 Platinum and the USB ports stopped working. I tried PS2/USB adapter but not sure if it has ever worked.
 
I also tried safe mode, debug mode and other possible start up options. Everything works in BIOS and also when I boot W10, but in XP keyboard and mouse are not responding. What options do I have?
I tried searching for PS2 mouse, but could find any in two local stores. Just 20 different USB or wireless mices.
 
Now I am thinking about ordering PS2 mouse, but if the PS2 ports are not working either, what to do? 

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i updated my mouse & keyboard drivers and then restarted my computer. now none of them works.
They work in BIOS but they don't work in safe mode or windows. so it is impossible for me to roll back my drivers.
I checked and usb ports & mouse and keyboard were enabled in BIOS.
I reset my BIOS by removing the battery & stuff. but it didn't solve my problem.
I unplogged my computer and then plugged it again. didn't solve my problem.
I tried restoring and repairing. (by F8) but it didn't work.
I tried using different keyboard and mouses. but they don't work either.
I tried using PS/2 but it doesn't work either.
PS: when i try to boot, sth comes up as deamon tools update. which is normal & has always been there. but do u think it may be related?!

my keyboard: Razer Blackwidow Ultimate 2013

My mouse: Razer naga Moltencore mouse

my motherboard: AsRock

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Did you try "system restore" from advanced boot options? Or is F8 not working? What happens if you go back in time, so driver is rollbacked. Mouse and keyboard work in recovery environment?

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Hello,

I'm having an issue with my mouse and keyboard. It started when I unplugged my headphones and plugged it back in. It caused my mouse and keyboard to not work and then turn off. My mouse is plugged into my keyboard so when ever I unplug my mouse and plug it back in they both turn on, then immediately turn back off. I tried to restart my computer but when I'm on the Windows 10 start screen the mouse and keyboard turn on then off again. I can't get it to stay on and work.
 

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Hey

First of all my System confiquration:

Motherboard: Asus P5N32-E SLI
CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad at 2.63GHz
RAM: 4GB 800MHz OCZ DDR 2
Graphics Cards: 2 x XFX 8800GTX (factory overclocked, underclocked inside Vista for driver compatiblity)**
Hard disk 1: 150GB WD Raptor SATA (contains Windows Vista )
Hard disk 2: 500GB Seagate SATA2 (Storage)
Hard disk 3: 500GB Seagate SATA2 (Contains Ubuntu)
Primary OS: Ubuntu 8.04 64 Bit
Gaming OS: Windows Vista Home Premium 32-bit
Keyboard: Microsoft Natural Ergonomic 4000
Mouse : Logitech G5 Gaming mouse

** Currently only one graphics card is installed in the system, the other one has began displaying strange behaviour and I need to RMA it for a replacement.


As noted above I discovered a problem with one of my graphics cards when they were in SLI with Blue screens and other nasty little things occuring when running Windows; I removed my secondary graphics card from the system to see if I could get a more stable OS, which I did.

I decided to test to see if the other graphics card running on it's own would lead to a stable system, however I was getting zeros on the VGA BIOS bootup screen and other problems before I even reached Windows Vista.

I did sucessfully boot into Vista and enter my password (using the keyboard) and move the mouse around, however once I had logged into my profile Vista began asking me if I wanted to install the drivers for the keyboard and mouse, I selected to update from the Internet an... Read more

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Keyboard and mouse both not working
I tried using the pairing method and still it won't work. What should I do? Devastated and frustrated

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Same problem. Qosmio all in one PC. Tried the pairing instructions also and the light indicates pairing success but mouse and keyboard still not working. Can anyone help please....

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had; a major malware hijack trying to run on computer...used malwarebytes and it found 21 infections...deleted them from quarantine list....now on reboot i cannot control my mouse and keyboard...I know some people will respond with some answer but keep in mind i cannot move the cursor or go up or down with the key board keys....
any help would be appreciated. thanks..
 

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The keyboard and mouse on my computer is not responding when XP loads. No keystroke will be processed, including stste canges like caps lock.

The keyboard will work when booting, and both devices will work when I boot linux on the same computer, so I believe it to be a software problem.

I can load "nt recovery console", but I do not know what drive or service I must reenable to get them working again.

Anyone else know?

I'm running a HP Pavilion m7571a.

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did you try another keyboard or mouse to see if the problem is with them. Also are they the ones that came with your hp? What about your clock in the bios, it is correct.

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I am using a Windows 10 os
Mercury g41 mother board
Intel dual core E5700 3.0Ghz
My system isn't recognizing usb keyboards it's behaving weird it's covering 80%screen, the screen is yellowish, it isn't going into bios setup if I try to enter into bios the screen goes blank, I tried using new keyboard but no change, the keyboards are working in other system. Ps2 keyboard is working fine
 

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We have been fighting a virus and it was a loosing battle. The computer did work, however. After moving the computer and hooking it back up, it didn't want to start. We pressed "F8" to start in Safe Mode. It started - but not is Safe Mode. When it did come up, the keyboard and mouse were not responding. We switched the them to be sure they weren't in wrong. They still aren't responding. We put ourlaptop mouse in the USB port and it works.

We need to get this system up and running. Please help
 

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I have an Asus Laptop model K52J. I just had an update for Windows 7 and after I restarted my PC my keyboard and mouse are not working. Does anyone know how to solve this problem or what F key i have to press to restore from a previous date please?

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Hi and welcome to TSF do you have any error flags in device manager ie yellow ! or red X

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Hi;
I've a Medion Akoya MD8360 PC with previous windows 10 Home Build 10240 installed and with a working USB medion mouse and keyboard.Reccently I upgraded manually(with media creation tool fromMS) to Windows 10 Home V1511 Build 10586.71 and my USB keyboard and mouse didn't work anymore.I had a luck that I've Acronis 2015 True image and a backup(tib file and i'had to use the bootable Acronis rescue/emergency disk and somehow I succeeded to use my old PS/2 keboard and mouse (from another PC) to function with the upgrade.But the prolem is now that i cannot use/install anyymore the original Medion USB keyb&mouse.I tried eveything in device manager(remove driver uninstall driver and then reinstall but nothing solves the problem.For example the USB mouse is called Pluralinputmouse 0.8.0.2 in dev.manager;but there is a yellow mark and i had the following messages:"device doesn't start (code 10),insufficient system sources available to finish the API" or Device not connected or there is no connection(code 15)
Does anyone knows a solution or advice?
Thanks
friendly regards

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So I reseted my old desktop (removing all my downloaded apps but not files).

I already had Windows 10 but my keyboard and mouse worked before the reset.

But afterwords when it was completed, my mouse isn't visible but only for 5 seconds in the beginning I could move it but after that it's disappeared/could be used and my keyboard doesn't seem to work.

However my keyboard did work when I went to bios. I tried to use utility partion but I couldnt, it states try F1 to retry and F2 to go to set up.

Please help
(every computer of mine isn't functioning, is this computer karma)
 

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Oops the title was suppose to say after reset.
 

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My brother's and my pc have both come down with the same bizarre issue. Keyboard and mouse stop responding once windows boots. Our keyboards are both backlit, so I can see that they both shut off once windows logs in. Tried different periferals, different ports so it's definitely not a hardware issue. The only common software on both PC's are our antivirus, office 365 and two gaming clients. Assuming the antivirus is to blame, I don't know how to uninstall without using the mouse and keyboard. Trying to uninstall by the recovery command prompt bit can't figure it out. Don't really want to wipe both PC's. thanks guys.

Sent from my BLA-L29 using Tapatalk
 

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Hay guys Whats up please help me ou with my problem!, Ok first of all please move my post to Hardware if thisIs a Hardware issue.Note:I am using PS/2 Mouse and Keyboard Problem: When i start my system my Mouse and Keyboard stop workingSolution's Tried:*Unplug and replug(Didnt work)*Trying to go into safe mode(Didnt work)*Trying to enter bios(Didnt work)So i reseted the bios using cmos battery wich allowed me to enter bios and check everything was okBut after i exit same problemSo what i did - i removed the keyboard and mouse started working(I am using On-Screen Keyboard now)I was not sure if this a Hardware or Software issue since mouse works fine untill i plug the keyboardAny help would be appreciated ^_^

A:Mouse and Keyboard not working

You may need to Change the CMOS Battery

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Keyboard is Mouse isn't working in windows10 while that is working in BIOS settings,
My be that Is happening because i have disabled USB ports, but Other PC is working with disabled USB Ports

Please help as soon as possible!!!
 

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I have bought a hp Compaq elite 8200 sff with a i5 2500
But my keyboard and mouse are not working
They only work in the bios and in the Windows setup They just turn off and do nothing, i have tried Every USB port and safe mode but that just Said that i need to complete the setup first, which wasnt possible in safe mode.
https://m.imgur.com/a/Ph5JD These are All my bios settings
Thanks in advance for helping

Greetings Damian

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In the Bios, go to Advanced tab/Onboard Devices and Device Options.
Look for Legacy USB or keyboard, if it is disabled, using your Arrow and Enter key, Enable it, Save and Exit.

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Same problem here stuck on the lock screen, no choice but to power down and reboot. Dell XPS420 with Logitech wireless mouse and Dell USB keyboard ...

8.1 preview doesn't recognize either device

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I rebooted windows to work with Linux for a bit. When I rebooted into windows, I got to the login screen, but the mouse and keyboard simply don't work. The red light under the mouse is dead and the NumLock (or CapsLock) keys do not change the light.

This happened before I reinstalled, and I couldn't fix it.

A:Mouse and keyboard not working?

please help

Now Im stuck in linux....

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Hello, I dont know if im posting in the right area or if I should even post here with vista 32bit but im desperate to get this fixed. ok While I was trying to uninstall the drivers for my Zune I accidentally uninstalled my mouse and keyboard drivers as well. my USB mouse and keyboard work on startup but as soon as vista boots the mouse no longer recieves any power. I cant logon to any users because theres no way I can click on a user. to the best of my knowledge my Keyboard is also useless can someone please help me?

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I currently have a working install on a second harddrive in this computer. I was wondering if there was any way I can access the other windows install from this one and use it to fix the problem? I guess this also means that the problem is due to a driver because the mouse and keyboard work on the new install.

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Hello, I`m new here, so i hope i can find a little help in this one.

I have a brand new computer (Intel I7 940) with a 700W Fortron Epsilon, mainboard Gigabyte X58. Got WIndows XP SP3 and everything works fine. Except for my mouse. I got a wireless setup keyboard and mouse from A4Tech, plugged them in, keyboard is working fine, but mouse not. I thought it was a mouse problem, so i bought a wired USB mouse....same problem - keyboard is working, mouse not. I plugged in almost everything you can imagine in my USB ports (all of them) and hardware such as ext HDD, Flash memory are working perfectly. This computer insist to block only my mouse. Interesting that when i plug in a mouse, windows sais Hadrware installed, everything ok. But not ok, mouse not working.

Please help, i`ve uninstalled USB, reinstalled intel chipset drivers many times, different versions, checked BIOS setup everthinh enabled....Help.

A:USB keyboard working, USB mouse not!

I had a similar issue with my Logitech MX3000 keyboard/mouse combo. The receiver has two cables (one for mouse, one of kb) and when they are both plugged in using USB, the mouse won't work. Using a USB to PS2 converter on either cable, and it works fine.

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I have a Dell Dimension 3000 that was not used for a year or so. I am trying to use it again. The mouse does not work at all and only the enter key and a few F keys work.

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Hi Catsmith,
Thank you for writing to the Dell Community Forum.
Please reseat the cables for the mouse and keyboard and check the status. If it is still not working, try this keyboard and mouse on another system. Also let us know if you are using a USB or PS/2 keyboard and mouse.

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HELP! My computer is not recognizing my mouse or keyboard. I have read lot of forums that say to access the bios. But I can't access the bios when my keyboard is not working. My mouse and keyboard work on my other computer. So I believe it is something with my computer. This is the 4th time in 2 years (i've always taken it to computer nerdz) but this time I want to fix it myself. What should I do???
 

A:Keyboard and Mouse not working

Ok, so the obvious question is are you plugging in the front or back of your PC?
Have you tried both (as the back usb are directly off your motherboard where as the front are attached to your case)?
Ooooh, only just realised you didnt state if they ARE usb or ps2 connections, this makes a BIG difference?!?

5ndr5
 

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Hey folks,

I have an HP with Windows XP. We have a wireless keyboard and mouse set up. Today they just stopped working. I changed batteries, still no luck. So I went and bought a wired mouse and keyboard and still no luck. I can't get past the login screen, obviously, because no keyboard or mouse.

Any help???

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What type of keyboard/mouse have you tried? Have they all bene USB or have you tried a regular PS/2 keyb/mouse?

Next question has to be can you get into the BIOS setup? This normally involves repeatedly hitting either del, F1, F12 or Ctrl-S as soon as your computer is turned on - if it isn't one of those keys then it should be listed somewhere on the POST screen (the first or second screen that comes up when your computer starts - it normally tells you about how mach RAM and what drives are in your computer). If you can get in there, the keyboard is still working, but you're having a driver problem in Windows.

If you either can't get into the BIOS using those keys or can't see what key to use on the startup screen, try overloading the keyboard buffer. As soon as your computer is turned on, hit as many keys on your keyboard as possible. I'm talking about mashing the keys for all you're worth. If it's working, then you should hear the computer's internal speaker start to beep warnings at you. Again, this is a sign your keyboard itself is working but you have driver problems in Windows.

If you've found the keyboard to be working, try starting Windows in Safe Mode - do this by hitting F8 whilst the computer is starting up. If done correctly, you should get a mune saying how you want to start up - you're looking for the Safe Mode option. Let us know if they're working in there.

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Hi - I have messed up the keyboard and mouse drivers on my Windows 10 installation, so now when I boot up I have no input possibilities. What are my options?
I don't have a "recovery" disk - but I do have a Windows 10 install USB.
I don't have any restore points.
I have tried restarting many times - with and without the keyboard and mouse attached.
How can I "reset" the input drivers?
Thanks.

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HPDV4000 xppro i mouse & keyboard sluggish
 

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My pc works fine but my keyboard and mouse stop work all of a sudden , I try reconnecting the wires from the usb port ,any advice?
 

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hi ok i have a dell optiplex gx280 that i am trying to fix the problem is the mouse and keyboard do not work.This dell pc only had usb ports and i believe the usb drivers are corrupt or that it has a nasty virus anyway the keyboard and mouse do not work at any point even at start up.

1,i can not go into the bios setup
2,i can not go into safe mode
3,i bought a pci ps/2 card but the ps/2 mouse and keyboard do not work.
4, i have removed the cmos battery but still nothing.
5, i can not start a windows repair disk as it does not boot from this and i can not change it due to no keyboard .
6, i created a windows xp recovery floppy but after the first floppy disk asks for disk 2 and then to press enter .... keyboard doesnt work so stops there.
7,i have tried every usb port and nothing. the usb keyboard and mouse does work tried on another pc.
8, i have also tried another hardrive but it doesn't pick it up says the hardrive is missing??

I think that is all what i have done and tried and before someone says i cant log in either as the mouse or keyboard does not work! so many people will miss this.

if anyone does no how to fix this problem please contact me message me etc i havent a clue what to try now. please dont send stupid answers thanks
 

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Hi,

While trying to correct a CD/DVDRW drive fault, I have deleted Upper/lower filters in the registry editor which means now there is absolutely no response from the keyboard/mouse. Because of this I cant obviously perform a system restore and I have repeatedly tried restoring to a good configuration point with no results.
My OS is Windows XP home edition and the computer itself is an Acer Aspire T120E.
Any help is greatly appreciated as I have a 3D building model which I have spent a fortnight creating which is due soon for a college project and I cant access it! oops! lol

A:Keyboard/Mouse not working in OS

Oops! - sounds like you deleted the wrong filter references!

All I can suggest you try now is a "Repair Install" using the Windows XP CD (borrow one if you don't have one, but it must be the same version with same service pack):

How to Perform a Windows XP Repair Install

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hi

wonder if somebody could help me?

i have an acer 5315 which has been reverted back to windows xp pro
the problem is like a fool i was trying to delete a registry entry as my cd/dvd drive was playing up but i now have found out i have actually deleted the mouse and keyboard reg keys and when i start computer mouse is ok once windows actually starts up the keyboard ad mouse will not work tries using a usb mouse with no luck.
the last resort i tried to reinstall windows but once i insert disc i get an error invalid ini.file boot ini from c:/windows then the computer resumes to windows desktop and with same problems.

i can not use either keyboard or mouse and can not boot from installation cd i think from this i am in the brown stuff but i am hoping somebody else will have a solution to this i am not worried about anything thats on thr hard drive is there any other way to fix this

thanks in advance
 

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I have an Inspiron E1505 laptop. I was trying to reinstall drivers for my CD drive that was not working properly. I believe I accidentally uninstalled keyboard and mouse drivers. I remember deleting 'upper and lower filters' from the registery. Now when I turn on my laptop, the desktop appears but the mouse and keyboard will not work. I tried plugging in an USB mouse, I get a message that says new hardware found but the mouse still doesn't work. If I need to download drivers, how will I get them to work if the I can't access the mouse or keyboard? BTW - I can't locate my XP CD. I can use the keyboard in F2 mode but not in safe mode. Thanks in advance, Jay

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My mouse &n keyboard are not working in window 7 desktop computer.
I have updated driver still not working. The problem it had war ps/2 port both mouse and keyboard. I try to update it with driver that I had, after that every thing did not work again both ps/2 and USB port.
Please will i do to solve this problem.

A:mouse and keyboard not working

Hi and welcome to TSF what do you mean war ps/2 what is the make and model of your computer and have you tried system restore to a point when it did work

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HEY PEOPLE SO I WAS TRYING TO FIX MY DVD DRIVE PROBLEM WHICH WAS IF I PUT A DVD IN IT WOULD PICK IT UP.SO AFTER LOOKING AT DIFFERNT FORUMS.SOME1 SAID TO DELETE UPPER AND LOWER FILTERS CAN REMEMBER EXACTLY WHERE IT WAS.SO AFTER THT MY PC CRASHED I RESTARTED IT AND MY MOUSE AND KEYBOARD DONT WORK.I KNOW ITS NOT A USB PORT FAULT CAUSE IT READS`MY IPOD.THE KEYBOARD WORKS IN BIOS SETUP.I HAVE TRIED RESETING BIOS MANUALLY IT HASNT WORK.COULD ANY1 HELP.WOULD BE ETERNALLY GRATEFULL A NEED MY PC GOD DAM IT!!
 

A:Keyboard and mouse not working help!!!!

We often forget that a system restore or a last known configuration just might fix the
problem.

How to start your computer by using the Last Known Good Configuration feature
To start your computer by using the Last Known Good Configuration feature, follow these steps:
Start your computer.
When you see the "Please select the operating system to start" message, press the F8 key.
When the Windows Advanced Options menu appears, use the ARROW keys to select Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked), and then press ENTER.
If you are running other operating systems on your computer, use the ARROW keys to select Microsoft Windows XP, and then press ENTER.
 

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I've recently set up my computer with windows 7, and all of a sudden after performing restart the mouse and keyboard fail to work after reaching the login screen. Basically the lights are on but nobody is home. Both the mouse and keyboard function fine in the BIOS and when selecting if I wish to boot up in safe mode etc. But once a password is required then kaput, I've tried the devices in other USB ports too with no success.

Worth mentioning at this stage I'm not gifted with computers so if a simplified answer could be given in answer to this I would be most grateful. Thanks in advance to anyone who replies to this post.
 

A:Mouse and Keyboard not working.

Sometimes the bios contains on and off USB for mouse and keyboard individually as well as(or) a legacy USB setting required for some devices. I have also seen when one device goes bad the other fails as well, but that was with a PS/2 keyboard and mouse.
 

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Okay so this is my wifes computer, its an old, Dell dimension 2400.

Okay, so the problem started with the USB drives not working properly... they would not recognize any new hardware, but still recognized things that had already been installed, and would work them just fine.

she tried to use microsofts website to solve the problem, but to use the "fix it for me" option, she had to download and instal the .net framework 2 or higher, so she installed 4 because it was the newest.

after she restarted her computer, her computer no longer recognized her PS/2 keyboard or mouse.

however, on start up, it will recognize the keyboard, because you can hit F2, F8 and F12 to go to the different menus, and use the keyboard just fine.
I have no clue what the problem is... but does anyone have anyide of how to fix it? not much you can do when the keyboard and mouse don't work.

thanks :3

also, any sugestions on how to fix the USB problem after the keyboard/mouse problem would be appreciated ^.^
 

A:PS/2 Keyboard and Mouse not working.

dells are hell for this issue, press delete or watch for the quick flash up on post saying something like press f12 for boot up configurations or bios
anyhow get to bios eventually, look for usb and keyboard support make sure its enabled

after go to dells utility which all dells have usually press f10 on start up to access full range of tools , there are usb port checks available there

if you end up back at square one with no improvmnet, go to device manager start run type devmgmt.msc check no red Xs in there or yellows

if that is ok then possible reinstallation required and/or your mobo is faulty (very common on dells)
 

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I have the same thing as Tinyman...no keyboard or mouse by attempting to add safe mode with networking. What is UEFI?
Where do I find this USB viewable option as I am connected by USB?

I went to set up (F2 at boot) > and then searched around for anything that relates to USB and found that USB is enabled and on high speed. Hope that is not it and I am missing something, because I still have no mouse or keyboard.

Keyboard and mouse are the ones that came with the Dell XPS 7100 system.

I'll try different USB ports and report back...didn't make a difference.
What am I missing? (except for my mouse and keyboard...lol)

A:Keyboard and mouse not working

Hello Rich,

The tutorial below can help show you how to boot to your UEFI firmware settings to check to see if you have the mouse and keyboard enabled at boot.

UEFI Firmware Settings - Boot to from inside Windows 8

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