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Windows USB keyboard and mouse won't work, PS/2 keyboard does

Everything was functioning properly. I turned my computer off and came back to it a couple of days later to find that the keyboard and mouse are not working in Windows. I am running Windows 7, 64 ...
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HP Pavilion DV7: Keypad not working on Linux

I've recently got a HP DV7 laptop for free from a friend: As you can see in the picture, the laptop features a (modified) full size keyboard, including numeric key pad. The keyboard works as ...
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Reinstalling Windows 8.1 PS/2 keyboard and mouse drivers

While troubleshooting PS/2 keyboard and mouse problems in Windows 8.1, in Device Manager I uninstalled the grayed out "Microsoft PS/2 Mouse" and "Standard PS/2 Keyboard" and rebooted. Those drivers ...
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Is there a point to running Intellitype?

I have a Microsoft Comfort Curve 3000. It came with the "Intellitype" driver software, which I allowed to be installed because why not. The only feature of this software that I can see is that it ...
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1answer
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Windows doesn't have driver for Generic USB Keyboard [duplicate]

For some reason, the Generic USB Keyboard driver was removed, literally, over night, from Windows. Can someone that has Windows 7 and uses a USB Keyboard without any fancy drivers (i.e. uses Generic ...
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Any solution appeared to fix win 8.1 drivers disaster? (keyboard stopped to work)

Win 8.1 never stops to impress me. This is already third time such disaster happened to me. Before that I was using system refresh to "reinstall" windows, but I tired :/ Ok, the problem... my ps/2 ...
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5answers
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AMD Clean Uninstall Utility Deleted ALL AMD drivers. Mouse and Keyboard Completely Unresponsive

So I tried updating to Catalyst 14.4 Beta from Catalyst 14.3 Beta, which just came out today. For some reason the screen went black, with a command line cursor blinking on the top left. It was there ...
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1answer
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USB Keyboard stopped working, but only in Windows - drivers?

When I plug in my USB Keyboard (Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000), an "Unknown device" shows up in Device Manager: click to see the screenshot Occassionaly the keyboard is showed correctly as "Comfort ...
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USB keyboard is recognized as mouse, thus not working

I attached a USB keyboard to my laptop today. I'm running Windows 7 64 bit. The keyboard isn't working. I looked in Control Panel/Hardware and Sound/Devices and Printers, and it turns out Windows ...
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Keyboard-Backlight in Device Manager?

I have an Asus N550JV, and right after buying it, I installed Windows 8.1. I downloaded all the drivers from the Asus-Homepage and installed them. My Problem: I can't activate the keyboard-backlight ...
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Function keys on Asus Zenbook prime

I've been using my Asus Zenbook Prime for about 2 years and now and recently I've noticed that the custom function keys will quit working occasionally. For those who don't know, by holding down Fn + a ...
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Apple keyboard slow to load when connected to Dell laptop

I have a Dell Latitude E5400 running Windows 7. I connect it to an Apple keyboard via USB. I also plug in a Pleomax mouse into the keyboard. I use a Samsung monitor as a projector. The keyboard and ...
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1answer
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Enable mouse while typing [duplicate]

I know it's a frequently asked question, but I don't manage to find a solution. I have a new Asus laptop (Asus S551LB-CJ003H) on Windows 8.1, and a Logitech Mouse M125. The problem is : when I type ...
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1answer
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Microsoft sculpt keyboard linux support

I have a microsoft sculpt keyboard that have double space. I want to use it on linux. I can't find document, hack etc. I want to remap one of space key to enter key. I don't idea where i can start ...
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1answer
328 views

Keyboard malfunction

I own a Razer Deathstalker and for the past couple of months have been experiencing weird symptoms with the keyboard. The issues when it first started occurring did not happen frequently, so I mostly ...
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1answer
292 views

Mouse & Keyboard don't work after restart

Seems to be driver problems with Intel USB 3.0 extensible Host Controller. I've done everything short of re installing windows so far. I've re installed all drivers. Here is where it gets weird. If I ...
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0answers
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Logitech USB keyboard driver not found on Windows 7 x64

I have a Logitech Internet 350 Keyboard which has been working fine on my Lenovo T400 laptop for well over three years. Just within the past week or so, Windows 7 can no longer find the driver for ...
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How to install Windows Vista mouse drivers without mouse or keyboard working

I can boot into Vista just fine, but the mouse and keyboard (both USB) are not working. However, they are both working fine up until Vista boots. Immediately after boot, the found new hardware dialog ...
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Using keyboard disables touchpad left button for a second on Acer laptop in Windows 8.1

The problem is present in the whole system not only in games: desktop, chrome, games, everywhere. When I press any "input key" on a keyboard for example in desktop I can't select the file by left ...
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0answers
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Disable Keystrokes from Specific USB Device

I am using a USB thermometer to log temperatures on some of my clients computers. The device I am using can act as a keyboard and send keystrokes (if you hold down the caps lock key, its starts to ...
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5answers
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Mouse and Keyboard don't work with Asus z87 motherboard

I just set up a new desktop computer. I am running an Asus Z87 style motherboard. It supports USB 3.0. After installing windows, I started installing some of the drivers from the Asus Z87 drivers ...
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1answer
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USB keyboard Logitech K120 detected - but driver not found

I have a Logitech K120 keyboard which is detected in device manager. But the driver is not found. When I try to update the driver, it says windows could not find driver software for your device. ...
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1answer
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Why do USB Keyboards work instantly in DOS / BIOS but have to install drivers in Windows? [duplicate]

For example, if you're at your BIOS screen or a DOS environment, when you plug in a new USB keyboard, it appears to be usable almost instantly. But, if you are in Windows and plug in a new keyboard, ...
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USB Ports, Biometric device and webcam not working in Windows 8 after uninstalling a AT&T software

I had installed a VPN software some time ago. After I uninstalled that, my USB connections, the fingerprint reader and webcam stopped working. USB connections include memory stick, mouse, keyboard. ...
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1answer
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Usb keyboard connected on windows, sending keystrokes to linux tty over Lan

My current set up, i have a usb keyboard connected to a windows machine, I have linux machine on Lan which has a monitor but is NOT running X.org, (synergy won't work for me). I was wondering is ...
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How to Convert additional Keyboard as PC Joystick / gamepad

I am playing EA sports Cricket game. 2 Player is identified/enabled in game only if I plug in the Joystick in to my laptop. Now my joystick is not working , I want to plug in my additional keyboard ...
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Razer blackwidow 2013 and OS X

I just bought this keyboard, and after installing drivers (synapse 2.0) I run into a strange issue. Without drivers function keys work fine eg f9 for MissionControl etc. Also I can tap fn key + ...
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Dead mouse and keyboard: Request for brainstorming

I'm experiencing some issues with mouse and keyboard. I'm working as usual with the computer (Win7) but once in a while (three times a day) the computer stops responding to any command through mouse ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 USB drivers corrupted, can't use mouse or keyboard

I recently rearranged the connections of the USB hubs on my motherboard and when I next booted Windows 7 it seemed to corrupt my USB driver store. When the computer starts the keyboard and mouse are ...
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2answers
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Remapping keys without external software

It seems my keyboard keys do not match up to their actual outputs, it's a UK keyboard, with the UK language installed on the operating system. In this case Windows 8. for example the AT key on the ...
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0answers
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New computer sends extra keystrokes

I've just bought a new Asus eee pc 1225b. The problem is that when the computer is starting to get hot, or warmed up, some keystrokes are sent to the computer even though I don't press them on the ...
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Ctrl, shift and alt keys stopped working

The Ctrl, Shift and Alt keys on my laptop have stopped working, both the left and right ones. I have searched for solutions to this problem but I cannot find anything that works. What can the ...
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Windows 7 can't find driver - deactivates keyboard and mouse

I got two laptops which share keyboard, mouse and monitor using a kvm-switch. One laptop runs Windows XP and works perfectly. The other one running Windows 7, however does not recognize keyboard and ...
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Studio XPS 16 Fn key does not work

I had Vista on my laptop. After a Windows 7 clean install Fn key does not work. For example Fn+1 should be equal to Numpad1 but it does nothing. I have installed several drivers from Dell website but ...
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Keyboard driver corrupted, cannot login. How do I fix without a reinstall?

Okay. So I have Windows XP Professional SP3. Sometime ago the keyboard randomly stopped working all by itself. The num lock light is switched on at boot up - indicating it works but then it switches ...
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1answer
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Function keys are not working on HP Compaq NC6220

The Function keys are not working on my HP Compaq NC6220. I have Installed QLB from the HP website but same problem is still there.
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1answer
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How can I use the Apple Bluetooth Keyboard on Windows 7?

I just bought the Apple Aluminium Bluetooth Keyboard, and obviously it doesn't work on my Windows machine. I'm guessing the drivers aren't installed. It says it has successfully paired with the ...
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1answer
518 views

My laptop's touchpad is not working

I had posted a question long back and got answer for it. Refer : How can I disable my laptop's built-in keyboard? My Question was, How can i disable my Laptop Keyboard!. I got Answer and ...
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Create bluetooth device

Can I use my bluetooth enabled laptop to create bluetooth keyboards or other devices? ps: I would like to use my laptop keyboard on my PS3
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Windows 7 x64 is not installing driver for Das Keyboard

This is the Professional Model S. No need for drivers as it's plug and play, according to company. Here is what I have done up to now: Windows 7 x64 tries to install drivers but fails. ...
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0answers
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How to create a virtual keyboard in userspace?

I'm trying to generate keypress/release events similar to those produced by typing on a physical keyboard, but from a process that isn't attached to any actual hardware.
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How can I disable my laptop's built-in keyboard in Windows 7?

I have a HP Compaq Presario C700 laptop with Windows 7 installed on it. My laptop's keyboard is not working properly; some keys never work and some keys will keep on pressing. I've formatted the OS ...
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3answers
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Will HP Touchpad Keyboard work with Windows PC?

The HP Touchpad Keyboard, designed for use with WebOS devices, looks like a neat, well-made and relatively cheap Bluetooth keyboard that would work well with a Windows media PC, however I'm not sure ...
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Keyboard partially stops working while playing games

I've recently got back into playing some PC games, however yesterday I started experiencing some weird problems. Whenever I'm inside a game, the keyboard either chooses not to work at all, or it ...
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1answer
1k views

Logitech Wave keyboard media control buttons control itunes?

Before I used to be able to control itunes with logitech wave (keyboard)'s media control buttons (play/pause, previous, next, etc) After reinstalling windows on my computer, the keys no longer work. ...
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Difference between IntelliType and IntelliType Pro

When downloading drivers for my keyboard (a Microsoft Natural Wireless Ergonomic Keyboard 7000), Microsoft offers me, among other options, these two: IntelliType 8.15 IntelliType Pro 6.31 What is ...
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Garbled keys: Any ideas for fixing a bizarre keyboard driver problem on Windows 7?

One of my kids was doing what she always does on the PC (Windows 7, about two months old), and the keyboard stopped working. I replaced it, and get the same behavior on both machines: type: you ...
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1answer
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why Thinkpad T410s intermittent keyboard death?

I have a Thinkpad T410s running Windows 7 64-bit. I have had it for three months. It has the latest BIOS (1.41) and trackpad drivers. In the last week I have started to notice that the keyboard ...
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2answers
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USB Overdrive support for Logitech MX518 Mouse (dpi buttons)

does anybody know how to get the Logitech MX518's DPI adjustment buttons to work with USB Overdrive? I have a Macbook Pro running Snow Leopard, but recently I've been needing to use an external ...
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Windows XP runs New Hardware Wizard for usb keyboard and mouse, can't find drivers

I have a PC that up until a couple days ago was working fine. I moved it from one site to another and now when I plug in the USB mouse or keyboard (the same ones that were working previously) XP ...