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When I start the computer, the dell window comes on,listing the various names, etc, but the mouse freezed up and I can't click on the names to start the computer session. I've tried safe mode but that doesn't help. Any ideas? I can get the A drive on, but don't know where to go from there.

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Tab over to the correct icon and hit enter. afterwards windows will load and try re-installing your mouse

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Try to repair your operating system using the os cd,that will definitely work.

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