Question about Computers & Internet
Laptop would come on but the keyboard would not respond can not type in password / can not log in at all help please,
Remove all power from your comp. without shutting down. remove external power first. then remove your battery. the drivers are overloaded and confused. this worked for me.
Posted on Oct 17, 2008
Hey u guys/girls um yea this just happened to me aswell heh i been trying to fix it for 2hours now and chandra is right. taking out the battery and putting it backin does work.
Posted on Sep 20, 2008
I recommend the above listed solutions. It worked for me. Unplugged power cord and remove the battery while it's still hot. Wait about 10 seconds. Plug it again and boot up. Things will work the normal way. Can't explain why, but I think it's like a master reboot.
Joseph Nepomucin N. Niez
Posted on Feb 28, 2009
What do you mean by taking out the battery? Is this the cord on the right side of the laptop? I also sometimes get a myseterious beep and the keyboard and pad freezes up and then i cant use the laptop and have to switch it off manually. Can anyone help?
Posted on Jun 09, 2009
This worked for me too! Thanks!
Posted on Feb 07, 2009
I had the same problem. As indicated above, I disconnected to power, removed the battery, reconnected the battery and restart the computer, then everything went fine.
Posted on Jan 29, 2009
Might be the keyboard has gone out of order. You can try external USB keyboard to check it. If that works your laptop keyboard must have gone out.
Posted on Feb 06, 2008
I did exactly the same. Remove the battery and put it again. It worked Perfect. I really apreciate your post it saves me a lot of time and maybe a lot of money repairing something that is not damage.
Posted on Oct 04, 2009
Removing the battery from the laptop worked for me. I was going to send it in cause its still under warranty. Thought the keyboard was actually dead since it did not even worked to get into bios. I also tried a Linux live cd. Removing the battery worked lol. Strangest thing ever.
Posted on Aug 13, 2009
I just had the same problem. I took the battery out and put it back in and it worked for me.
Posted on Feb 20, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 06, 2013 | HP D8597A Keyboard
Dec 08, 2010 | HP Compaq 6720S Keyboard - K070502A1US
Nov 11, 2010 | HP D8597A Keyboard
Oct 26, 2010 | Computers & Internet
Jun 04, 2010 | Dell Wireless Keyboard Optical Mouse w0147
Jan 28, 2010 | HP Laptop Keyboard for HP Pavilion DV6000...
Nov 09, 2009 | Dell OW7658 (J4624SK8115RT7D50) Keyboard
Mar 18, 2009 | HP Computers & Internet
Jan 08, 2009 | Dell R6053 Keyboard/Multimedia Control...
6,366 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!