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how to enable usb without bios?

by thelover22 / July 3, 2009 8:45 AM PDT

hi all Happy

this is the thing in pref . i want to enable usb keyboard and mouse from dos without logging into dos because i cant inter dos thats it .

the main mother board is msi MS-7236 (945PL Neo) bios Ver. 5.2

hmmm hope you reply .


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(NT) Did you set the BIOS to do that?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 3, 2009 10:09 AM PDT
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no sir
by thelover22 / July 4, 2009 8:56 AM PDT


i cant log into bios my ps/2 keyboard isn't working and usb don't work in dos because it isn't enable..

i want to enable usb from bios options without logging into bios like editing the bios update file and than update the bios from windows can that happened? or any other way ?

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Ahh I see the problem now.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 4, 2009 10:59 PM PDT
In reply to: no sir

The machine in question needs repair. I'd look at trying another PS2 keyboard and then the common F1 Keyboard fuse.

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by thelover22 / July 5, 2009 11:20 AM PDT

yes sir i have try every thing ...playing with bios is my last option to work normally ..

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So the F1 Fuse is good?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 5, 2009 11:57 AM PDT
In reply to: hmmm

Then the motherboard is likely toast. Sorry to hear about your loss.

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oh no
by thelover22 / July 6, 2009 12:06 PM PDT

where is that f1 fuse pic please

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Type this at google.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 6, 2009 12:17 PM PDT
In reply to: oh no

F1 Keyboard Fuse replacement

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google is bad
by thelover22 / July 7, 2009 11:29 AM PDT
In reply to: Type this at google.

didn't find any thing in Google

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 7, 2009 1:38 PM PDT
In reply to: google is bad

But this means that you didn't understand the content. The words I wrote do find articles about that fuse. Don't worry about it. Not everyone operates multimeters or has a solder iron. Find a technician to check the keyboard fuse on the motherboard and try other PS2 keyboards.

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my friend
by thelover22 / July 11, 2009 7:35 AM PDT
In reply to: Sorry

i am a computer Eng and in my life i haven't heard of this fuse if you please be patient and give me some photo or explain I would be very grateful ...

thanks in advance .

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Re: keyboard
by Kees Bakker / July 11, 2009 7:41 AM PDT
In reply to: my friend

- Did you try another PS/2 keyboard? That works in 90% of the cases. You don't really tell if you did.
- If it doesn't work, that fuse needs to be replaced. If the google hits don't have the information to let you do that yourself, find a qualified tech to do it. That should work in 9% of the cases.
- In the remaining 1% the whole motherboard (or the whole PC) needs to be replaced.


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thanks mate
by thelover22 / July 11, 2009 4:43 PM PDT
In reply to: Re: keyboard

This was a good analysis of the subject

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Example search for the keyboard fuse.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 11, 2009 8:49 AM PDT
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by thelover22 / July 11, 2009 4:46 PM PDT

I reported and you explained, and answers was provided God bless you

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