keyboard problem

  thegreatone 07:23 06 Jul 2004
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can someone help me please
whenever i boot from widows xp cd my keyboard blinks and shuts down. I have to restart two or three times to make it work and when i am done with installation, my keyboard keys stops working, one day they work and the next day they don't. can someone help.
i am using p4r800-vm motherboard.

  €dstowe 08:07 06 Jul 2004

Your post gives the impression you do this CD boot up on a regular basis.

Unless you are installing the O/S, it shouldn't be necessary to boot from the Windows CD. If you do have to do this then I suggest there is something fundamentally wrong with the whole thing.

However, have you tried a different keyboard? Is it a USB keyboard? If yes, is USB enabled in the BIOS? It may be best to use a PS/2 connection as that is controlled by the BIOS without the assistance of the O/S.

  thegreatone 09:25 09 Jul 2004

thankz anyway i fixed my problem i updated my bios and everything is fine now.Thankz for ur help though

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