The keyboard works fine in bios still and at boot but once xp starts neither the keyboard or mouse will work. Click here to join today! I mention this because I hope it starts back to install screen after this second hard restart and again later today, if needed, after I wake up and go out to Rebooting implies that the system was working at one time.Maybe you could clarify the timeline a little?If you were running a repair install on XP, then I'd say it was working Check This Out
no keyboard or mouse for repair install Started by pntball650 , Dec 01 2012 05:03 PM Please log in to reply 4 replies to this topic #1 pntball650 pntball650 Members 7 Winnt.exe uses a command driven interface, and therefore requires simple commands to use to reinstall Windows or format partitions. certain files cant be copied during install of windows xp .. Try the repair install.
I get to a part where I need to click yes/no. This should speed up the whole process. What a crazy system. You can easily access this copy of the CD on your hard drive to completely reinstall or format partitions on your computer. 3 Back up your personal data including photos, pictures,
The system isn't froze because the green indicators are still moving. Home Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Groups Albums Member List Forum Rules & Guidelines Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders Who's Online Reviews News Mining LTC #4 in the 20 Million SETI Club Top 4 Producer for BOINC Seti Many GHz of Seti Crunching Power! Usb Mouse And Keyboard Not Working Xp But I guess recovering those files if possible is the subject of another post.Thank you for all your help!
peartreeNov 12, 2004, 5:57 PM I'm just sorry that you seem to have lost those files and for the time it took to untangle exactly what had or hadn't been done. Windows Xp Repair Install No Mouse Keyboard Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search 04-18-06,12:39 PM #1 eaglescouter View Profile View Forum Posts Frustrating Senior SETI Nut! I don't know why I didn't think of it before. If it does not yield any results, a copy of the CD may not have been stored on your hard drive.
Join Date Dec 2002 Location CA- Not far from the Allen SETI array Originally Posted by redduc900 Couldn't you use a USB mouse/keyboard? Windows Xp Setup Keyboard Not Working Can you change settings in the BIOS with the Keyboard? Thanks for letting us know. Yes No Not Helpful 2 Helpful 5 Can I go back to Windows XP after installing Ubuntu without discs?
Another solution for forcing the CD is simply unplugging the hard drive, you know for sure it's not going to load Windows then. After the computer reboots to show the progress and where you have the option to select next, the keyboard and mouse do not work. Repair Windows Xp Using Recovery Console A salvage mission into the depths of Windows XP, explained by a non-geek by Charlie White Related links You May Lose Data or Program Settings After Windows Xp Repair Command Type bootcfg. 4.
Also, the system will boot up, I can log in as the user, I see the desktop artwork (no buttons, no clock, no start button) and then it says "saving your his comment is here Type: BootCfg /Rebuild which will get rid of any damaged boot.ini, search the disk for systems and make a new one. Make sure the BIOS is set to allow USB booting, if I remember correctly there should be a boot devices category in the homescreen. Jim, that will create the same problem I'm afraid. Windows Xp Repair Disk
Even if I reconnect the USB.I'm gonna do a Debug 0-wipe on it and start from scratch. Windows Xp Recovery Console It depends on how much you value your time though ;-) share|improve this answer answered Jul 17 '09 at 7:26 fretje 10.2k53061 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote You Sounds like the drivers for those devices are screwed on the cd-rom.
FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. mocks1, Feb 11, 2012 #12 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, 2003 Messages: 51,988 Yes, it will be postable until archived. 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. Usb Keyboard Not Working Windows Xp Ran diagnostics and was returned error code 7 for the hdd.
Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top gedstar Posts: 521 This post has been reported. It's been so long, I can't remember how or find any instructions on how to do the install and have XP recognize the mouse and keyboard during the installation process. There are no user files that need backup. http://qaisoftware.com/windows-xp/cancel-xp-repair-install.html So, I'm guessing it was the previous install preventing the repair install from functioning.Computer is working fine now (although I lost my original install of course).
Did some reading on that and some say bad hdd while others say not. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to. Ubuntu allows you to dual-boot your computer, which keeps both XP and Ubuntu. The repair install was going great until a screen came up, as illustrated in second post attachment, asking for "Files Needed" for the Network Port.