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Windows 7: Booting to Bios

15 Nov 2009   #11
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

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I have a USB keyboard. Whenever I boot to my Bios, I have to put a PS2 keyboard on. My USB does not take effect until the screen gets to the Windows logo and it is too late then. Is there anyway around changing keyboards?

I finally solved this. I had my USB KB plugged into a USB card with four slots. I read a post from a site that told me to plug the KB directly into a USB slot on the Motherboard and not use an extention. I did this and it booted into Bios. This is a rather strange solution, but it works.


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15 Nov 2009   #12
ZeshanA

 
Fantastic!

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bigmck View Post
I have a USB keyboard. Whenever I boot to my Bios, I have to put a PS2 keyboard on. My USB does not take effect until the screen gets to the Windows logo and it is too late then. Is there anyway around changing keyboards?

I finally solved this. I had my USB KB plugged into a USB card with four slots. I read a post from a site that told me to plug the KB directly into a USB slot on the Motherboard and not use an extention. I did this and it booted into Bios. This is a rather strange solution, but it works.
Great to hear! I actually knew that solution, but I didn't bother to ask you where you had plugged it into.....

Ah well!

Can you please click the exclamation mark at the top right of the original post in this thread and request that this thread be marked as "Solved"!

Thanks,
ZeshanA
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15 Nov 2009   #13
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ZeshanA View Post

Great to hear! I actually knew that solution, but I didn't bother to ask you where you had plugged it into.....


Thanks,
ZeshanA
If a user helps you, click the scales at the top right of their post and click I Approve!
Sorry you get no Rep The big question is, since I solved my own problem, do I get Rep ???? (grin)
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