I had the drivers already downloaded from Dell, and put them in in just moments, on the web in a half hour. It's all down to the USB settings in the BIOS. pllobell, May 18, 2007 #13 springs913 Joined: Jun 12, 2007 Messages: 1 rjf_techgirl, im havin the exact same problem, have you found a solution? I had to use a generic keyboard. weblink
I first had a problem detecting the HDD when I used an old one but then tried a Windows XP SP2 disc and everything went fine. Any suggestions? Jul 15, 2009 11:01 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Peter Hillman, Peter Hillman Jul 15, 2009 4:39 PM in response to k9jri Level 4 (1,154 points) I have tried all of the USB ports, front and back and purchased an adapter for a PS2 keyboard and mouse to connect them through the USB port.
You would have to use PS2 KB and Mouse into a PS2 Port. It's only when I get into the Windows XP Professional Setup that the keyboard stops working. share|improve this answer answered Sep 10 '09 at 2:18 Molly7244 Interesting point however there is no such setting that I can find for the Dell XPS 400 system. –John If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.
Now I can't get internet at all even if I move it back to the front! I had the same problem. Those machines usually only the top two USB ports are "live" during the installation Old Rich, May 18, 2007 #2 bearone2 Banned Joined: Jun 4, 2004 Messages: 5,809 a clean thanks again to u all... 09-10-2011, 05:38 AM #9 jcgriff2 Team Manager, Microsoft SupportBSOD Kernel Dump Expert Join Date: Sep 2007 Location: New Jersey Shore Posts: 33,303
Loading... Also, the PCs do not have floppy drives so I can't boot from a Windows XP, 98 or anything else floppy either. Windows will not recognize your Apple keyboard or internet settings before the Boot Camp drivers are installed. I use an Apple USB keyboard with my computer.
I installed XP Pro SP2 using Boot Camp and my Apple USB Keyboard and Apple USB Mighty Mouse. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/2013186?start=0&tstart=0 Windows XP Pro Install Does Not Recognize USB Keyboard Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by rjf_techgirl, May 18, 2007. Windows Xp Repair Install No Mouse Keyboard That baby drove me mad for days. Keyboard Not Working Windows Xp The installation/setup program will not recognize the keyboard.
yes, the keyboard works in the bios and at the point of selecting the options for installing XP. have a peek at these guys issue got fixed once i plugged in USB keyboard and mouse... I think it is the older version of Windows. Pairing the bluetooth keyboard can be quite a task on Windows 7.- Mike May 22, 2009 3:48 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Fl0w, Fl0w May 26, Keyboard Not Working Windows Xp Setup
I used the keyboard from my old PC to get Windows to install. rjf_techgirl, May 18, 2007 #6 bearone2 Banned Joined: Jun 4, 2004 Messages: 5,809 at work they added one of these goofy, multi funcion usb keyboards without software. The only things I plug into my laptop are my wireless mouse, my usb... http://unmovie.net/keyboard-not/keyboard-not-working-windows-xp.html Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free.
Make and model of the computer please. 0 Anaheim OP Paymon Alavi May 6, 2013 at 11:54 UTC is the first keyboard I tried Compaq model: ku-9978 and Join our site today to ask your question. I ran into the same problems and it drove me crazy for two weeks.
However, after the initial setup copies the files, the usb keyboard stops working, leaving me hanging because I need to press "R" to run the repair. My keyboard is not responding. Jim Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Jafo Posts: 23 This post has been reported. Had the same problem and it really had me scratching my head...I solved it by booting from a newer version of XP on CD.It seems in early versions, they left USB
Edited by Sneakycyber, 12 October 2008 - 05:24 PM. I cannot run the install from within windows because this system has a nasty virus along with a rootkit installed. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/574804 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? http://unmovie.net/keyboard-not/keyboard-not-working-on-windows.html And, for the first time ever, Dell will offer an industry-leading 18-month lifecycle with this system.
Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count). Please refrain from creating dup threads. you'll also need drivers, unique to that machine, for chipset, video, audio and ethernet/nic, chipset 1st. Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Jafo Posts: 23 This post has been reported.
Keyboard should work fine though Ged Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Jafo Posts: 23 This post has been reported. Join Now Hi I am trying to install windows xp pro on a computer and when I go to enter setup the keyboard works but when I am prompted to decide by jasonjarvisgbr · 9 years ago In reply to usb keyboard stops workin ... BDT1944 Laptop Support 2 01-21-2011 02:41 AM usb pots not working compaq preserio r4ooo,, windows 7 opprating systerm,.everything was working fine,a friend plug his usb stick to this laptop ,then 2
or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Why would this A-10 Thunderbolt be deployed over rural New Hampshire? Select forumWindowsMac OsLinuxOtherSmartphonesTabletsSoftwareOpen SourceWeb DevelopmentBrowserMobile AppsHardwareDesktopLaptopsNetworksStoragePeripheralSecurityMalwarePiracyIT EmploymentCloudEmerging TechCommunityTips and TricksSocial EnterpriseSocial NetworkingAppleMicrosoftGoogleAfter HoursPost typeSelect discussion typeGeneral discussionQuestionPraiseRantAlertTipIdeaSubject titleTopic Tags More Select up to 3 tags (1 tag required) CloudPiracySecurityAppleMicrosoftIT EmploymentGoogleOpen SourceMobilitySocial They will only function after the complete installation process has been completed and the bluetooth keyboards have been discovered and paired.Other than this I have no other ideas.
Look around for something that says Legacy Support or something similar. (It may have USB legacy support) If it's disabled, enable it.