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Mouse/keyboard issues.

by Coming_down / February 1, 2011 12:42 AM PST

Keyboard and mouse were not working on xp login but were in bios. Entered safemode where they were working.. ran virus scan and deleted mountpoints2. Mouse and keyboard now registers, but when i click on anything, like the login name, it freezes. what do i do next?

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Virus removal versus damage repairs.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 1, 2011 12:57 AM PST
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Virus removal
by Coming_down / February 2, 2011 12:20 AM PST

I ran the virus removal, but there weren't any actual virus too remove.

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We have malware too.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 3, 2011 8:09 AM PST
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That creates headaches and more. And who says it's a software issue? Try this. Boot up a Linux CD (no install required) and see if the hardware works there.
Bob

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