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I bought a replacement keyboard for my emachine, the round type and all the connectors are straight, like they should be but the keyboard isn't working and I tried two different ones neither worked do I have to install it or should it be simply plug and work?

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Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.

you should not need any drivers, for basic operation. and since you tried 2, i think you have a defective mother board, you can maybe try a usb keyboard, you will need to load drivers.

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  • Project NOMAD
    Project NOMAD Jan 06, 2011

    You may want to borrow a USB keyboard and try that before taking the prev. experts advice.

    It may be that there is an issue with the ports but if you have USB connections then the workaround is just that simple without the expense of a new motherboard and all the hassle of re-installing the operating system etc etc etc.

    Barret should have been aware of this workaround and offered it as an alternative to his expensive method

  • Barrett Palumbo
    Barrett Palumbo Jan 06, 2011

    bob as you see did tell him to try a usb board

  • Project NOMAD
    Project NOMAD Jan 06, 2011

    DIDNT SHOW ALL YOUR ANSWER FIRST TIME ROUND THIS PLACE IS GETTING WORSE FOR MANGLING EVEN COMMENTS LET ALONE ANSWERS.

    oops all caps oh well who gives one

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