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RE: Serial Mouse not detected - Win98 BadBigBen (MIS) 6 Jun 03 17:10 the only real solution you have is to go out to a second handshop or fleamarket and try Use the ps2 ports. Expand the mouse (mice) option in Device Manager by clicking the + symbol. I had one in a box so I used it for my mouse (win XP pro).

Results 1 to 7 of 7 Thread: serial mouse not detected in windows 98 Thread Tools Show Printable Version Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode March It has been proven to fix lockups, error messages at start-up, VMM errors, erratic/slow mouse movement and many others.. Without reading all the thread, have you been to Windows Update recently? If you are using the PS/2 or USB port on the back of the computer, the motherboard is likely bad and needs to be replaced. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/206002/usb-keyboard-or-mouse-does-not-work-in-windows-98

Register now! I have Logitech corded & wireless optical mice & the driver is included. If you are using a wired mouse, check the mouse wire.

By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail. http://collegecafe.fr.yuku.com/forums/45/Computer-Technologies/ Back to top #6 WindowsHatesMe WindowsHatesMe Members 7 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:55 PM Posted 11 April 2015 - 08:53 AM Anything about mice in the bios? Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... The mouse is a critical Windows component, so if your USB mouse is not detected, an error results.

Back to top #2 Hawk Hawk Advanced Member Anti-Spyware Brigade 10,619 posts Gender:Male Location:THE GREAT WHITE NORTH Posted 14 December 2006 - 08:59 AM Hi gileadexile, Did you check Device Manager? Back to top #5 cobalt1 cobalt1 Advanced Member Advanced Member 528 posts Location:puget sound/WA. OP, are the drivers for the USB controllers installed? https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/571676/98-windows-did-not-detect-a-mouse-attached-to-the-computer-but-there-is/ If networking is working I suspect you could install a vnc server while in safe mode then reboot into normal mode and use the vnc server to install the USB keyboard

Wireless mouse Make sure the mouse is receiving power by checking for some indication of power (usually a light). H-street, Dec 16, 2011 H-street, Dec 16, 2011 #10 Dec 16, 2011 #11 evilsofa [H]ardForum Junkie Messages: 10,088 Joined: Jan 1, 2007 jojo69 said: ↑ hell, a NICE rig still has I'm sure I could get someone to do it, but the cost wouldprobably be not worth it.Hoever, maybe someone has some other suggestions??? Vista will never be gone as long as Windows 7 is here!

brianF, Jul 3, 2000 #3 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. This is getting quite frustrating. Mouse not working/not recognized? I am running Win98SE with all updates and can't get any mice to work with an adapter plug (ps/2 to DB/9)...

It is plugged into a 4 port hub. Stay logged in [H]ard|Forum Forums > Bits & Bytes > Operating Systems > Style Hard Forum Dark Contact Us Help Home Top Terms and Rules Style by Pixel Exit Jump to if it is wireless it must have came included with your keyboard, if so below the keyboard is a signal reset button assuming its logitech. Open Windows Device Manager.

I don't have a magic bullet for you, but there are some things we can look at. • The very first thing I would try is removing the hub from the Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Whenever I start Windows. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?

thanks, Sea Jaye Neil Russell September 13, 2008 9:26 PM I've got a similar problem, I recently acquired a Gateway 566C that ONLY has USB ports, no PS2 at all. If you don't have an indicator light, proceed to the next part of this section. {{offlineMessage}} Try Microsoft Edge, a fast and secure browser that's designed for Windows 10 Get started Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone

Some of the drivers needed on your system, including these vxd's are supposed to be part of VMM32.

Extracting the vxd's to the system and vmm32 directories provides for loading the newest drivers separately. Back to top #11 gileadexile gileadexile Member Members 13 posts Posted 16 December 2006 - 01:46 AM That's pretty much it...but can you tell me why I'd be getting that running If the mouse is working in Safe Mode, there is likely a driver or software conflict. Yea the drivers are installed, once i get through the "Clicking" next the drivers do get successfully installed.

Is there some setting in Safe that I could use to get the thing to work when in Normal? • Comments on this entry are closed. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! You can check in the Device Manager for this. Ok...Have a look at THESE & see if your mouse is there.

I have in the past used an old PS/2 mouse to hit the next and once the drivers are installed everything works great. Back to top #20 Hawk Hawk Advanced Member Anti-Spyware Brigade 10,619 posts Gender:Male Location:THE GREAT WHITE NORTH Posted 21 December 2006 - 03:47 AM Try HERE. http://support.micro...com/kb/q258773/ An optical mouse should have something beneath it like a mouse pad to work correctly. Dan-O Dan O, Jul 3, 2000 #2 brianF Joined: Dec 2, 1999 Messages: 12,041 try this, it might help.

Disconnect the wireless USB adapter and try plugging it into a different port. The Setup does not mention the replaced DLLs either. Anyway, I would also go with plugwash's VNC suggestion if you have no PS/2 KB avail. Edited by RolandJS, 03 April 2015 - 05:56 AM. "Take care of thy backups and thy restores shall take care of thee." -- Ben Franklin revisited.

Do I need to load Dos drivers or should windows find it automatically? The Tip Jar: Buy Leo a Latte! Put it in your C:\Windows\System\Vmm32 directory. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy Skip to

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? RE: Serial Mouse not detected - Win98 rasETL (IS/IT--Management) (OP) 6 Jun 03 15:20 No LuckUnder Setup there is no bios option for serial ports.In Device Manager, after much fun trying All rights reserved. you have to press a key to install the driver, but you can't install the driver without pressing a key...

I think you have to start with PS/2 then add the drivers for USB. Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Vintage Computer Software Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Administrative Announcements Genres Early Apple (I, ][, ///, etc.) Win98 FE had USB support issues.