Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Can't use Mouse or Keyboard on login screen

10 Oct 2015   #1
JaxDrumm

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 
Can't use Mouse or Keyboard on login screen

Okay, so when my computer starts up, the keyboard and mouse won't work.
Tried different ones, wired and wireless, neither worked.
Some background information is:
I believe the problem is the registry, because I accidentally copied an entire computer's registry over mine.
I managed to get a Windows 7 repair disc and booted it up, and then I managed to run System Restore.
System restore just keeps saying "Restoring Files...".
My Specs, because you might need that for some reason.

Dell 560
NVIDIA GTX 650
4GB DDR3 RAM
2.7GHz Dual Core Processor (Intel Pentium)

Thanks for reading!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
10 Oct 2015   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

From your post.
Quote:
I believe the problem is the registry, because I accidentally copied an entire computer's registry over mine.
Why in the world did you do that??

To me the only answer would be a Clean Install with the proper COA key.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Can't use Mouse or Keyboard on login screen




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
no keyboard and mouse at login screen
Powered up computer following day (worked fine) and the keyboard and mouse dont work at the login screen. The numlock key is lit but stuck. However the computer is not frozen because the cursor in the password field is blinking and if I press the power button, the screen changes and it does a...
General Discussion
keyboard and mouse stop working at login screen
I'm on win 7 pro with all updates. 100% sure that I didn't install any software or change any setting but just restarted my computer because it felt slow and its been a while. I do this every now and then to get good feels. Problem now is at the login screen, my keyboard and mouse don't work...
Hardware & Devices
keyboard and mouse stop working at login screen
This just started (I.e. used to work fine) and nothing new has been installed. Keyboard works if I do startup with F12 (I can select screen options with it), but when it gets to startup screen, neither keyboard nor mouse function. Can't get into computer to check or alter any settings, as all is...
Hardware & Devices
USB keyboard mouse failure at login
I know this has been brought up before but it has not been solved or at least none of the suggestions have worked over the last week I have been working of this problem. On one of my installs of Win 7 64 bit Ultimate is having an issue with the keyboard and mouse. They work fine in the UEFI but...
Hardware & Devices
Keyboard and Mouse don't Turn on at Login Screen
Alright.. It All started when my ipod was being stupid and got Bricked almost.. So I went into Windows XP but switched to IDE storage Config. in the Bios Fixed it Rebooted Changed to AHCI which is what Windows 7 was Installed with So..Now When I go to Windows 7 NO Matter what Mode (Safe Mode)...
Hardware & Devices
Mouse and Keyboard not working at login
This is my first build and I have not had any problem with it until this. The mouse and keyboard work in the Bios, but once it gets to the log in screen there is a pointer in the middle but nothing works. I had just installed the software for the keyboard from the Kensington website and it told me...
Hardware & Devices


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:29.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App