Re: Keyboard Cursor Won't Work in Selective Startup Mode
My brother in law's system did not have any PS2 connections. Also I should
mention that the cause of his USB bus(s) getting hung up was a faulty USB
flash drive. So another step in the procedure should be to remove all USB
devices except for the keyboard and mouse after shutting down
"Patsfaninfla" <Patsfaninfla@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Thanks for the feedback, but before your response, I simply used a PS/2
> Keyboard and it got me to where I needed to be. Your solution might have
> worked, but I'll never know! Thanks anyway!
> "JW" wrote:
>> Here is a solution My brother in law got from Dell two weeks ago to the
>> problem using USB keyboard and mouse.
>> Shutdown your computer.
>> UnPlug the power cable from the computer.
>> Push and hold down the power switch on the computer for about 30 seconds.
>> Plug the computer back in and turn it on.
>> Please let me know if this works for you and if yes what make/model
>> you have.
>> "Patsfaninfla" <Patsfaninfla@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >I am trying to get to safe mode as I'm locked out of Windows. After I
>> > up, I tap on F10 and successfully get to the diagnostic window only to
>> > find
>> > that I my keyboard will not operate to allow me to pick a mode. Any
>> > suggestions? Yes, I've tried multiple keyboards. THANKS!