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What are the consequences of disabling “HID keyboard device is allowed to wake up computer”?

In Power Options - Advanced settings - Sleep - Allow wake timers: I have changed it to Disable for both battery and plugged in. This solution has been suggested to prevent the computer from waking up ...
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Backporting HID driver keyboard support

Long time linux user, but never gone to this level before, so forgive my naivete. On CentOS 7 (kernel 3.10) and I have a recent Apple keyboard. Not all keys behave appropriately, namely the Fn key ...
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Touch Screen Stops Working

LG 14 gram Touch screen was working fine then stopped. Tried the usual remedies but only uninstalling the HID and reinstalling worked -- for awhile then a day later it stopped again but R & R ...
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Windows 7 detects USB drive, but not HID devices (mouse & keyboard)

I'm encountering a weird issue with my Windows 7 x64. Suddenly (I don't know since when) my USB port is not recognizing any HID devices such as mouse, keyboard and card reader. But plugging in USB ...
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How to make the FN key work on the Apple Magic Keyboard, Ubuntu 18.04?

FN and FN+F* doesn't works. Keys F13-F18 works, but F19 not. Google doesn't helps, as /sys/module/hid_apple not exists.
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Windows 10 BSOD due to HID

Log Name: System Source: Microsoft-Windows-DriverFrameworks-UserMode Date: 28/11/2018 16:34:44 Event ID: 10111 Task Category: User-mode Driver problems. Level: ...
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HID-device not recognized (anymore) in 1 certain USB port

In my current project, I'm working with an IPC (Industrial Windows 7 Ultimate PC), and 1 or more Hall sensors. These probes measure the magnetic field strength of a newly produced magnet, and return ...
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Touchscreen's X axis and Y axis is inverted on my tablet win 10

I have 11 tablets, all have the same windows version but only in one of the x-axis and the y-axis are inverted for some reason and I already viewed this answer So i checked my problematic tablet ...
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Install a driver with devcon.exe

I have developed a multi-device HID driver, which consists of two devices: a virtual mouse driver and a proxy for it. The proxy is required for accepting output reports from clients, because mouses ...
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Updated driver for (playstation 1/2 to usb driver) now input is no longer read

I have a cheap USB to playstation 1 / 2 adapter that I was trying to get working using some drivers. They initially appeared as a HID Compliant Game Controller, and using the windows 10 setup usb ...
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Russian keyboard layout on MBP retina w/ Linux Mint Cinnamon missing

I just switched to 18.3 from 18.2 Mint and realize that I can't seem to find a Russian keyboard layout that works on my Macbook Pro retina (11,1 I believe) anymore. In 18.2 I had one, but do not ...
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How to prove that a USB device can only input data?

I'm trying to understand how HID and Composite devices are defined. How can one know (from the OS side) that a recently-attached USB device can only input data (and cannot attach like a hard drive, ...
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Wrong driver gets installed over and over again [duplicate]

I need to remove the automatically installed driver of a device before I can install the proper/required driver. So far, I used the "Delete the driver software for this device" checkbox and I also ...
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Accidentally disables all HID devices - can't do anything

The title says it all. I was experimenting with devcon.exe and I accidentally disabled all HID devices. I have no way of doing anything with my computer except the power button and the windows key, ...
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3.5mm 'IR' output to USB HID input - Does such a device exist?

In my media cabinet I have a HDMI matrix that does IR output over a 3.5mm jack to an emitter. In the same cabinet I have multiple PC's with IR to USB HID receivers to translate to keypresses. This ...
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Run command on USB device disconnect Windows

On a linux system, I could reasonably easily add a rule to /etc/udev/rules.d to run a command on connection or disconnection of a USB device. On windows (win10 version 1607), however, I have found no ...
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What is the maximum number of characters per second that can theoretically be written using an HID device in Windows 10?

The underlying question that I am trying to answer is simple: What is the maximum number of characters per second that can theoretically be written using an HID device in Windows 10? In order to ...
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Touchscreen's X axis is inverted on my tablet

Touchscreen's X axis is inverted. If I touch right bottom corner, tablet thinks I clicked windows button in left bottom corner. This happened after installing driver from the internet (before it was ...
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Windows 10 stops responding to HID input devices

Bear with me, because I've done some of my own troubleshooting to no avail. My workstation runs Windows 1607.14393 with all current updates. The machine is a Dell Precision T5600 desktop with dual E5-...
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Linux target device HID support

I want my Linux target 3.10 embedded ARM device to recv and send commands to a HOST PC via USB HID. The HOST PC will have a GUI that communicates via HID USB to the Linux target device. Usually I'd ...
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Using an Asus' touchpad without Smart Gesture

After resetting my company's ASUS N551J laptop using its recovery partition, I'm stuck between two annoying options: Use the native driver for the trackpad, which doesn't support any form of ...
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Playstation 2 Buzz Controller does not work on Windows 10

I tried installing the USB game controller for the Playstation 2 version of the quiz-game "Buzz!" on my Windows 10 computer. While this (pretty simple) controller works well on Linux and (as far as I ...
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Remap keypad keys to media controls (HIDMacros)

I recently bought a seperate numpad to reprogram the keys and use it like a programmable keypad. I read this article, it is very informative and it suggests you to use a program called HIDMacros. ...
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Arch/Grub - Disable booting message

I just installed Arch Linux for the first time. I'd like to achieve just a black screen when booting until I'm asked for the login. I'm using grub as a boot loader. And added the line: ...
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Windows disable enhancedpowermanagement by default

I use many USB HID devices and since Windows 8, the Power Management disables them by default. I wrote a script to change that, but I don't want to have to run this script every time I add a device. ...
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Windows 7; USB HID mouse movement delay

Due to a spinal cord injury, my daughter uses alternative input access for her computers. It is a HID USB compliant device with audio feedback. It emulates both keyboard and mouse. It works well in ...
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How do I keep my device safe from USB Rubber Ducky?

I'm looking for an answer about OS config or security tools, not like "do not plug it in your computer". So, There's any way to keep my device (PC, smartphone, tablet...) safe from USB Rubber Ducky? ...
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What are the consequences of disabling HID-compliant devices?

I'm attempting to improve the frame-rate for a PC game called Condemned. My machine exceeds the recommended requirements described back in 2006. The machine is, however, running Windows 10. Many ...
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Wrong Touchscreen mapping

Using two Touchscreens (Could not install the win7x64 Drivers from acer.com, win10 sais its not compatible): Acer T230H (Primary) Acer T230H If i put a finger on the 1st, the Position of the touch-...
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Credit card reader gives random output

I bought a cheap $10 magnetic card reader online. It identifies as a generic keyboard, and as such should work on anything that accepts USB keyboards. It works just fine on Windows, but on Linux and ...
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How to completely remove a game controller driver?

Ages ago I plugged a fake PS3 controller which installed a Plug-And-Play driver labeled as "PLAYSTATION(R)3Conteroller", yup, including the typo. Now whenever I connect an original controller this ...
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How fix my mouse and keyboard from disconnecting. is it the driver or the usb?

I am using a HID-compliant mouse and HID keyboard and they keep disconnecting. I tried every thing like reinstalling them, using msconfig and making a new INFCACHE.1 folder. But nothing works. Do I ...
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What is the difference between USB-Mode and HID-Mode?

I have an Elite EL token. and I have some tools to work with it. One of the softwares is Elite EL set mode. As you see I have two options, HID-Mode and USB-Mode. Q : What is the difference?
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Media keys won't work unless certain programs are selected

I just bought a Corsair Vengeance K70 which comes with four media keys: stop, skip (forward and backward), and play/pause. The problem is they don't work. I can only use them when either the Services ...
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HID usb advertisement keyboard

I got a advertisement "usb pen-drive" when plugged in autostart windows run (win + r) and writes the company website and press enter, In device manager it is shown as a keyboard. Does anyone know how ...
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USB Headset disables my mouse on Linux

I have a strange issue: I cannot use my mouse and my headset at once. Linux sheep 3.12.3-1-ARCH #1 SMP PREEMPT Wed Dec 4 21:45:42 CET 2013 x86_64 GNU/Linux 1.) I plug in my Logitech Mouseman ...
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Wireless Presenter in Windows 8

I have a Wireless Laser Presenter that works fine in every Windows version except for Windows 8. Multimedia and mouse functions do not work under this OS. However, the page up and down functions work,...
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what is the USB HID code for the Compose key?

I have a programmable USB keyboard for which I want to have a Compose key, like some keyboards from the Digital Equipment Corporation had. I need to know the USB HID code for this key. I also have ...
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how to get USB HID ID of pressed keyboard keys

What I want to do: Get the USB HID IDs when I press the keys of my truly ergonomic keyboard to be able to reprogram the firmware of the keyboard. I know there is this list from microsoft with a lot ...
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Converting HID Input to Keyboard Emulation (Card Reader)

Firstly, thanks for taking the time to read this question. I'm a web developer, I have a customer trying to use one of my applications which collects swiped data. Usually, customers use Keyboard ...
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How to detect a USB Rubber Ducky?

Three weeks ago my company ordered a lot of hardware (real hardware, not IT-related) from China. Today, the warehouse girl comes to my office and says that, mixed in the stuff, she found a white USB ...
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Bluetooth not detecting any devices in Windows 7

My Lenovo ThinkPad E320 Laptop running Windows 7 64bit has recently been refusing to detect any Bluetooth devices. I have tried to connect, using 'Add devices' under 'devices and printers' to two ...
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Connect ps/2->usb keyboard to linux?

I have a lovely ancient ergonomic keyboard (no name SK - 6000) connected via a DIN->ps/2 adapter to a ps/2->usb adapter to my docking station. After Grub it stops working. It takes either suspending ...
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Capturing input from a (proprietary, composite) USB HID

I bought a "Genius Wizard Stick" game controller for PC. It's kind of like a Wii remote, but it's 2.4ghz RF (via its own USB receiver). The plan was to use it for desktop and media control, but it ...
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Windows 7 generic drivers run over my specific mouse drivers

I have recently purchased a gaming mouse from a company named SteelSeries, I am running Windows 7 (32 bit) and they do provide drivers for my system. I have installed everything as instructed (and as ...
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Alternative Bluetooth Stacks for Windows 7 64bit

I have a notebook with an inbuilt Broadcom BCM2046 bluetooth adapter and several bluetooth HID-devices (mice, keyboards etc.) The operating system is Windows 7 64 bit Professional. The HID-devices ...
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Is data sent to an Apple wireless bluetooth keyboard, for example when the Caps Lock key is turned on?

I have a 2009 MacBook with OS X Lion. On a bluetooth connected keyboard, can I send data to the keyboard? AT keyboards for example, all the LEDs are turned on and off by the PC. Does the same thing ...
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What is “HID Keyboard Device” in Device Manager (Win 7)

I see "HID Keyboard Device" listed twice under "Keyboards" listing in the Device Manager. What do they mean? Do they represent the laptop keyboard? Why are there two of them? Windows 7 64-bit Dell ...
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How to remap HID keyboard keys?

I got some "close to useless" USB sleep buttons for computers from a marketing campaign and was wondering how to use it to something cooler. Like.. Playing sad trombone when pressed. So I went around ...
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Missing 'HID-Compliant Device/Consumer Control Device'

When I go to use my Server (Dell PowerEdge T300 running Windows Server 2003 R2), I have to sometimes use our 2 Port USB KMV Switch (TrendNet TK-209) to switch from a different computer to my Server. ...