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Myi keyboard and mouse are not working the keboard is new i tried to put in the software but you have to press an arrow or use your mouse to do it and neither is working

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Make sure that you plug in the mouse/keyboard before you turn on the computer and ensure that you have new batteries in both if they are wireless.

You may also need to pair your keyboard and mouse if they are wireless. You can do this by pressing the button on the wireless receiver then pressing the button that is typically on the bottom of the mouse and keyboard. you may need a paper clip to do this because sometimes the button is very small.

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I cant get the mouse to connect to my laptop


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Enable a Mouse for a Laptop
Without the ability to drag and drop and point and click, a laptop computer is merely a desk ornament.
Most laptops are manufactured with a built-in mouse in the form of a touchpad.
If the touchpad fails or if you just prefer working with a mouse, it is easy to enable a mouse for use with your laptop.

Purchase a mouse that is compatible with your laptop.
You can find compatibility information on the manufacturer's website.
If the mouse is wireless, make sure that the USB receiver is included, or purchase it separately. The mouse will not function without the receiver.
Insert the batteries in the mouse if you are installing a wireless mouse.
The battery compartment is generally located on the bottom of the mouse.


Connect the USB mouse to the USB port on the computer.
If you are using a wireless mouse, connect the USB wireless receiver to the USB port.

Turn the computer off and then on again if you are enabling a standard mouse with a wire.
This will instruct the computer to run the "new hardware" wizard, which will walk you through the installation of the mouse, and your mouse will be enabled.

Turn the wireless mouse over, and locate a small indentation with a button.
You may need to use the tip of a pencil or pen to depress this button.
Simultaneously press the button on the mouse and the small button on the USB receiver.
This will initiate communication between the mouse and the receiver.
Hold the buttons down for about 5 to 10 seconds until the light on the mouse comes on.

Test the connection by moving the mouse.
If the cursor moves, you have successfully enabled the mouse.
If not, check that you have the batteries installed.
Try pressing the buttons independently of one another.
Press the button on the receiver until the light blinks and release it.
Press the button on the bottom of the mouse until the light on the mouse is lit.
This should enable your wireless mouse.

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Wireless Mouse to Your Computer & Laptop
Connecting a wireless mouse to your computer is a great way to reduce clutter around your workplace. Also, it is an alternative to using your laptop's directional pad.
Wireless mice work just as well as wired mice for most computing needs.
The only detail that wireless mice lack compared to wired mice is the DPI (dots per inch) and the frequency rate, which is essential to the "fast twitch" movements in gaming.
However, most people do not need highly responsive mice; therefore, wireless mice are perfect for any other computing activity other than gaming.

Insert batteries into your mouse. If your mouse is rechargeable, charge it in the docking station provided with the mouse.
Buy a wireless adapter that works with your mouse.
If your laptop is enabled with wireless technology or Bluetooth, skip to the next step.
Install the drivers for your mouse.
Reboot the computer to apply the changes.
Power on the mouse and let the computer recognize the new hardware.
If you are using a mouse that requires software to run, enable the mouse in the software that is provided to you.

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Laptop computers generally have built-in pointing devices such as touch pads that you can use to navigate the operating system on the go.
However, touch pads and pointing sticks are small and generally far from ergonomic.
At home, you might like to connect a full-sized mouse for greater comfort.
Computer mice connect in a variety of ways, and you should be able to find a mouse what works with whatever peripheral ports your laptop has.
As a general rule, any mouse that works with a desktop computer also works with a laptop.Laptops use the convenient touchpad and integrated scroll mouse that allow you to use just your finger to navigate Web pages, documents and open files and programs.
Just like all other hardware, the laptop's integrated touchpad and mouse can experience errors and problems that cause you to lose functionality for a length of time.
Whether the laptop's mouse is not working because of internal errors or conflicts with another device, several "tricks" can work to restore it.

Locate the function "Fn" button on your laptop in the lower left corner of the keyboard.
Look in the keyboard's upper row (the F1 through F12 buttons) for an icon of a touchpad or computer mouse.
This keyboard button acts as the toggle switch to enable and disable the built-in mouse and touchpad function.
Press and hold the "Fn" button together with the mouse icon button.
Look for the disable/enable symbol that briefly displays on your screen.
Slide your finger over the laptop's mouse and attempt to use it as normal.
Press the Windows keyboard key if using Windows 7, type "main.cpl" in the search box and press "Enter."
Press the left arrow key to navigate over to the "Device Settings" tab.
Press the tab key to reach the "Enable" button in this section.
Press "Enter" on your keyboard. Press the tab key to reach the "Disable internal pointing device" check box.
Press the space bar to remove the check mark.
Put your finger on the touchpad, and move the pointer down to the "Apply" button.
Click "Apply" to save the settings. Close the mouse "Properties" box.


Press the keyboard "Windows" logo key to open the "Start Menu."
Press the arrow keys on your keyboard to navigate to the "Shut Down" or "Turn Off Computer" menu. Press the up or down arrow key to highlight "Restart."
Press "Enter" to restart your computer and attempt to use the laptop mouse as it should normally function.

Open the "Control Panel."
Go to the "Add and Remove" or "Uninstall" programs section.
Highlight any secondary mouse devices in the list that you have installed for your laptop, such as an external USB mouse.
Select the "Uninstall" option to remove any software and settings associated with this secondary mouse.
Restart your computer and attempt to use the built-in laptop mouse as normal.
Check to see if the mouse is working properly.

Press the keyboard's "Windows" button to open the "Start Menu."
Press the keyboard's arrow keys, "Enter" button and "Tab" to navigate to and open the "Control Panel."
Go to the "Hardware and Sound" section, and press "Enter." Navigate to "Device Manager," and press "Enter" to open it.
Find "Mice and other pointing devices from the list" and open its "Properties" dialog box.
Select the "Driver" tab and choose "Update Driver."
Allow Windows to search the Internet for drivers and to update them automatically.
Restart your computer after the drivers are updated, and use your mouse as normal.



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Aug 11, 2013 | PC Desktops

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Mouse and keboard wont work keyboard does light up


If the wire to the mouse and keyboard are not usb plugs than make sure they are plugged in correctly and restart your computer.

Nov 26, 2012 | HP Compaq Presario S3200nx PC Desktop

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I have no PS2 but i have USB keboard and mouse ports, how can my USB mouse and keyboard problem at boot up can be solved?


What is the problem? Do the usb ports work? Try different usb ports. If you can get into the Bios or System Setup check to make sure the USB ports are enabled.

Apr 28, 2012 | PC Desktops

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My HP desktop is rejecting the mouse and keboard.I cant get pass that


Because you need to load the drivers for these devices. Windows 7 should have picked them up if not go to Windows Updates and see if they have provided a download for your keyboard and mouse I'm assuming it is a wireless or a plug and play corded, if that does not solve it for you power the computer completely down remove the power cord from the Power Supply Unit press the power button for about 1-2 seconds to discharge the computer. Make sure you connect both the keyboard and mouse into the correct slots. One is for Mouse and this is usually the green colored slot and purple is the common for the Keyboard slot. Power computer back on and it should pick them up. If not the device may be faulty. Win 7 usually will pick up these devices with ease. Unless the unit is bad itself. John

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I have a HP Pavilion s1600n with Windows XP Media Edition. The keyboard and mouse have stopped responding. Both are properly plugged in


if you are sure that your mouse and keboard are in good condittion and it is all ps2 port type the problem maybe the system driver for keyboard and mouse of your operating system, please get an extra usb port type keyboard and mouse and plugged it in to your pc and power it on the usb type keyboard and mouse may refresh the system driver and may read again your ps2 type keyboard and mouse.

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Computer froze and can not move the mouse arrow. I did try to restart as well but arrow will not move


Does the keyboard work?

Try putting the mouse in another USB port, or even better try another mouse. You might need to let it "install" the mouse first, this can take a minute or so when you boot up, so all you need to do is turn the PC on with the new mouse plugged in and leave it for a while, then try to use it again.

If the keyboard isn't working either, then it sounds like the Operating System is a bit broken! contact me and i'll try to help you fix it.

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Pavillon ze2000 mousepad was accidentally deactivated now I can do nothing even with the keyboard. How can I get into the control panel and coc this problem?


Logon to the computer, Press the windows logo key on your keyboard and use the arrow key to navigate to control panel, go to device manager use a combination of the tab key and the arrow key to navigate to the mouse and pointing device and enable the mouse.

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Keyboard wont work


Are you using windows xp? if so - close the on screen keyboard out, then click on start-run and enter osk and click ok. once the keyboard reopens, click on "keyboard" at the top, and ensure "standard keyboard" is selected. If you hover your mouse over the keys, are you seeing the keys illuminate in blue?

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Arrow wont move


Dear Fayereid01,

You said "I have a dell computer and when I turn it on to the desktop the arrow wont move to go any further its a desktop with a IBM keyboard"

Make sure that the mouse is plugged into the the correct port. If the mouse you are using is a USB mouse then try other USB ports. If it is another type of mouse that uses a different plug, then try all the ports on your computer that it fits into until it works. It sounds unprofessional but it should work.

If none of this works then put in the CD that should of come with you mouse and install the drivers for your mouse. If you cant find the disc for your mouse then go online to the manufacturers website and you should be able to download the drivers there.

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