Keyboard stops working in games


  1. Posts : 2
    windows 10
       #1

    Keyboard stops working in games


    hello my keyboard just stops working when im playing games, ive tried multiple keyboards in every usb hub and it keeps happening. it only happened in black ops 4 but then started in destiny 2 now in almost any game i play my keyboard will shut off midgame but my mouse will still work. anyone know what will cause this issue? help me please and thank you i cant figure this out
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  2. Posts : 1,143
    Windows 10
       #2

    well you need few things revealed first that might hint you where the problem is:

    -do you get device disconnection sound when keyboard stop working ?
    -are you the enthusiastic type that move their keyboard even a little whilst play ?
    (might indicate your mobo usb ports are getting loosy and/or keyboard wire getting damaged)

    -did you try removing the check of "allow the computer to turn off this device to save power" in power management of your USB devices ?
    -are you using a conservative power plan ?
    (might indicate your system poorly recognizes the keyboard then tries to save power by cutting it off it)

    -does control alt delete cease to work as well ?
    -does your keyboard comes with a designated driver console running in system tray ?
    (some games specially mmorpg/multiplayer may recognize keyboard tray console or using apps that were made by "auto hot key" a cheat mean -used for auto fire and scripted stunts - and would neglect their input)

    -do you have languages other than english installed ?
    -would the problem rise on utilizing alt+shift ?
    (some games may have problems with certain languages as an input so you might want to remap those keys not to be used)
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  3. Posts : 2
    windows 10
    Thread Starter
       #3

    Did a fresh windows install and it fixed the issue, I tried all those nothing worked so it was just garbagety windows 10
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