Windows 10: Keyboard Weirdness

  1.    21 Feb 2017 #1

    Keyboard Weirdness


    Hi all,

    I'm having an issue with keyboards. They will randomly stop working.

    At first I had a wired keyboard and had to physically remove it from the USB slot (then plug it back in).

    Now I have a wireless keyboard, and I can fix the issue by opening the battery compartment, take out the battery for a second then put the battery back in. Then it works.

    Anyone else had this issue?
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  2. Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       21 Feb 2017 #2

    Possible paths:
    1. try disabling USB selective
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    2. use usb 2.0
    3. use an Y-usb cable for more current.
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  3.    23 Feb 2017 #3

    Thanks, but that didn't work. Changed my USB settings and had another recurrence with the keyboard.
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