Is XP too Fast

  Sethhaniel 09:46 04 Mar 2004

Have Siemens /Fujitsu Scaleo L 26.0 celeron 40gig
256MB ram -
Intellipoint Optical Mouse & Keyboard USB
when Powering up all goes well but no Keyboard or Mouse when fully booted - by powering down & up again Keyboard & Mouse are there working OK
Keyboard is through main USB 1 port on back of computer Mouse through powered 4 port usb HUB

  Sethhaniel 11:36 04 Mar 2004

Is XP up before DRIVER ACTIVE?

  JerryJay 11:57 04 Mar 2004

Maybe you can try this.

Plan A:
(1) Disconnect usb K&M
(2) Restart machine
(3) Reconnect usb K&M, this may make XP automatically find correct drive for them.
(4) Restart machine to see any good.

If not, plan B:
(1) Disconnect usb K&M
(2) Switch off power to your usb hub
(3) Restart machine
(4) Reconnect usb K&M
(5) Switch on power of usb hub
(6) See what happen

If not Plan C, try different usb port.

I had a similar problem, solve by plan B.

Still not working, Plan D: get supplier to sort out.

  JerryJay 13:50 04 Mar 2004

For most usb devices, the drive software need to be installed before connecting devices.

  Sethhaniel 08:21 05 Mar 2004

It started perfectly first time tonight - Mouse & Keyboard recognised at first boot

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