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Solved: Keyboard Error!!!

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by sueb_51, Oct 7, 2008.

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  1. sueb_51

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    Hi all. just hooking up a computer for my grandson here and when it starts I get a msg saying keyboard error. It is working on another computer. any ideas what the problem can be. thanx in advance
     
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    Do other keyboards give the same error?
     
  3. sueb_51

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    yes we tried 3 different ones so far
     
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    they are PS/2 keyboards. is there anything i can check inside, or can i try a usb keyboard?
     
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    Well, if they're all PS/2, then I'd suspect the connection. Try wiggling the PS/2 connection box around lightly, it might've lost connection to the mobo. That's quite impropable to work, thou. Wouldn't hurt to try.
     
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    my daughter was just using this computer and she gave it to my grandson. wasn't that long ago
     
  8. sueb_51

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    i'll give it a shot then
     
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    Try to find a USB keyboard and try that... If that won't do anything.
     
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    ok thanx
     
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    yep usb works just fine lol thanx
     
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