How to Troubleshoot a Keyboard that Doesn't Work During a Boot?

Answer If you've ever worked with your computer's pre-boot settings program (called the BIOS), you are aware that during these processes you cannot use your computer mouse--you are required to navigate ar... Read More »

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How do I make a USB keyboard work at pre-boot?

Enter Computer BIOSConnect a PS2 keyboard to your computer. Restart the computer. Rapidly tab the "Delete" key on your PS2 keyboard while the computer is booting up to enter the BIOS. Press the "F1... Read More »

How do I boot with a USB keyboard?

Change BIOS SettingsEnter the computer BIOS by connecting a PS2 keyboard to the computer and tapping the "Delete," "F1" or "F2" key on your keyboard. Locate the "Enable/disable USB host controller"... Read More »

How do i load a usb keyboard during boot?

PreparationTurn off your computer.ConnectingConnect the USB connector on the keyboard to an available USB port. You can USB hubs if needed. USB ports may be located on the front or back of desktops... Read More »

Why doesnt it work!?