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Yes, I see what you mean, LH. And like Shawn said, here's to hoping you can find a slightly newer machine! 1 This discussion has been inactive for over a year. Register now! Maybe you have already tried this but it's worth a try! have a peek here

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Windows Xp Repair Install No Mouse Keyboard

Besides that, can you get an XP Pro install CD with SP3 already slipstreamed?  It makes life much easier. 1 Poblano OP Leopold Giterson May 6, 2013 at The problem is that this computer only has USB ports and no PS/2 ports. peartreeNov 13, 2004, 3:06 AM Let's say instead that XP's HAL (Hardware Abstraction Layer) was corrupt and writing data that resulted in a bad FAT (or file table if you were Is there any algorithm combining classification and regression?

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  • Reboot the computer and try again.Legacy support is enabled, remember the computer ONLY has usb ports, no ps2 ports.

bearone2, May 18, 2007 #5 rjf_techgirl Thread Starter Joined: Nov 2, 2006 Messages: 24 bearone2 said: a clean install requires l, c, enter, etc for removing/creating/formatting. pressing the M key substituted as pressing ENTER, and was able to complete the install by pressing M where ENTER was called for. Perhaps I need something that plugs into PCI type slot on Motherboard and has the same two PS/2 connectors as hardware in link I just posted above I will research that RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP Install XP Without PS/2 Keyboard or Mouse (14 posts)

No CAPS light or anything. low virtual memory msg. CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). I can't hit Enter, F3, R or anything.

mocks1, Jan 7, 2012 #9 mocks1 Thread Starter Joined: Aug 6, 2002 Messages: 118 ***Sorry, I am only posting this new solution post now. Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password? Join over 733,556 other people just like you! rjf_techgirl, May 18, 2007 #1 Sponsor Old Rich Joined: Jan 17, 2003 Messages: 10,254 Look in BIOS for a "Enable legacy USB" setting . .

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Using the site is easy and fun. My problem is that once I'm in the install program, I am stuck. Windows Xp Repair Install No Mouse Keyboard A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Keyboard Not Working Windows Xp Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. navigate here During instaling windows XP as 2nd OS to Vista laptop shuts down ASUS Z87-A board - Mouse+Keyboard sometimes does not initialise properly, can't install Windows! Yes, I have tried different ports and different keyboards. USB is however enabled. Keyboard Not Working Windows Xp Setup

Also trying different USB ports seems to work also. Sounds like the drivers for those devices are screwed on the cd-rom. This installation worked perfectly. Check This Out Remember what I said about computer not booting.

when come to partisioning selection stage keyboard not respondiing. I need to get the PC to recognize/use the USB keyboard so that I can start the install. It's OK, they know me here Local time:08:58 PM Posted 06 October 2008 - 11:52 PM Just a guess here.

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I've tried several different keyboard and mice to see if they would work but no luck so far. I seem to remember that there is a temporary folder created on the C drive where all the Windows files are copied from the Windows Install CD. Does the keyboard work in the BIOS? Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

From the model of the keyboard (PS2) I am guessing this is an older PC. 0 Poblano OP Greg739 May 6, 2013 at 12:15 UTC If the computer Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Much thanks to anyone that can indicate what the next course of action should be I will leave the computer on and stuck on that screen until hopefully someone posts some this contact form From what I understand--you can only load the F6 drivers from a Floppy during an XP installation?

perhaps the mb/usb has died. Staff Online Now Triple6 Moderator wannabeageek Malware Specialist Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Keyboard should work fine though Ged Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Jafo Posts: 23 This post has been reported. You can install hardware when the installation is finished. (An adapter would still be USB.) Elvandil, Jan 7, 2012 #4 mocks1 Thread Starter Joined: Aug 6, 2002 Messages: 118 Thanks

If not... No mouse, no keyboard. Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

If USB ports do not work or no drivers for USB load during Windows XP Repair Install then USB straight from USB Motherboard head connector might not work too. Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 5 total posts (Page 1 of 1)   + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + It has to detect the keyboard and then install the drivers for it, which it will do eventually. You didn't mention that! (I think).

Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Jafo Posts: 23 This post has been reported. The letter information is there, but he doesn't know Swahili, so he can't tell that the right waords are even there. It's only when I get into the Windows XP Professional Setup that the keyboard stops working.

By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy Not a member? I want to power off multiple Macs everyday at 23:30 (11:30 pm)? "Storytelling" in the introduction: Math papers What Russian letter is this? Just found this This happens on my system when I disable "Legacy USB" in the BIOS. The likely suspect has to be the motherboard USB controller.

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