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Vista start up, first time,

Asus f5 laptop , during the initial start up where it asks you to type in user name and password, the keyboard just beeps with each keystroke and does not let me progredd if i hit next...it just says these characters are not valid and lists the examples, and they have not been typed anyway....it just seems like keyboard is locked out...i wondered if it had to do with keyboard setup , ive tried various typed with no luck....any ideas??

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Try using a different keyboard. Ff your laptop has the older keyboard port try using that.
Find a keyboard that does not need any installation cd's

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