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Mouse/keyboard problems I own  Dell Inspiron 3500 (Windows XP).  The case on the unit was cracked so I replaced it.  Now the mouse wont work and four keys wont work either (a,q,z,caps lock),  what haven't I hooked up??

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Hi,

Probably, the keyboard cable isn't quite connected, or crooked. Likewise, the mouse cable. It's hard to get them into the connector perfectly straight and tighten them at the same time. Shouldn't be a problem. If it still doesn't work, there's a chance that by disconnecting the keyboard/mouse after such a long time, the cable might have become damaged. Hope not tho.

Good luck

 

Posted on Oct 16, 2007

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