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cant type in command prompt

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by AttackRabbit, Jul 26, 2006.

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  1. AttackRabbit

    AttackRabbit Thread Starter

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    laptop running windows xp home service pack 1. The command prompt opens fine , however no keystrokes are logged. It frustrating to say the least because i cant fix anohter ongoing problem until i fix this one. Any ideas or suggestions welcome.
     
  2. Squashman

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    Do you get a path prompt. C:\
    Or is the whole screen black with just a cursor.
     
  3. AttackRabbit

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    no the path prompt is there , it doesnt go directly to c:\, its starts of on c:\documents and settings\whatever, but its defintatel there. i just cant type anything into it.
     
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