Glad to hear you could solve it and thanks for letting us know what happened! Any action taken, whether, try again, skip or cancel, will all lead to the icon being deleted. I have encountered the same problem. Thank goodness i have a ps2 combo port and old keyboard and mouse. Below are some methods to fix the desktop or laptop keyboard not working in Windows 10 issue. I have the same exact problem. I thought , surely someone else has run into this problem, so just like the previous lady I googled it ……. I'm currently running a 3 monitor setup including my laptop as one monitor and I use the keyboard on the laptop as the main keyboard until I get a mechanical external one.
I had another issue on 2 computers. Click Browse my computer for driver software. I unticked the Sticky Keys as before, but nothing. Well I was just about to send you a screenshot of the error, but then the chipset just installed this time! If not working, then follow Tip 3. This requires time and computer skills.
In any event, followed the suggestion of pressing and holding down a key long enough for the character to display was what helped me to turn off the key filter. How filters got checked is a complete mystery- especially after rolling back to a time when keyboard worked. I am not a pro so I thought everything selected was normal! That way you can go back if it goes pear shaped and if this is being cute, you're the one doing all the shouting and swearing. To disable filter keys, go to Settings and then Ease of Access. Do not have an Ethernet cable plugged in, and do not let it connect to any WiFi hotspots. If there is a hardware problem with your keyboard, then contact your technician or for your laptop.
If I select cancel the icon will vanish. So I connected a usb mouse and continued with the installation, but when I'm trying to install the chipset drivers for this same laptop it says that some changes need to rollback before I can install it and restart is necessary. Encounter the laptop keyboard not working issue after Windows 10 Update Fall Creators Update 1709 or Spring Creators Update 1803? Has anyone tried safeboot and see if they work on a more basic setup. I did try all the above. My tablet keyboard stopped working once I installed 10 on desktop. Whilst I'm typing this another customer has called in.
So I went to the keyboard settings for the repeat speed, but changing that did not resolve it. KenDear Ken, Thanks so much for your precious time. If only some keys stop working, you can run devmgmt. Upgrading my driver offline worked only for the first time. Now to update the driver, open Device Manager from the WinX Menu. It started adding random characters when typing or added spaces between each letter! He acknowledged this was an issue and a remedy was being developed. Unfortunately, if turned on, this setting has been known to cause some keyboards to stop working in Windows 10.
The keyboard lights up for a couple of seconds on start up and then stops. Can get it back by restoring them but problem is still there. Hope to fix it soon. Any other drivers download and update, like , , , , , , please check the section. Entering safe mode on your computer seems to allow the function of mouse and keyboard. No worries, I am still a highly trained professional so I open OneNote and after my piano move I resorted to option three.
Thank you so much everything you said was dead on with my computer it worked I am so happy. Hi Guys, Have a real strange issue here. You could get the Windows 10 keyboard driver through Device Manager or reliable drivers download utility. I know the Filter Keys option is off. Thus all the steps above. Didn't find a solution yet. Amazing how every update Windows manages to just completely screw something up.
And there it was: The filter keys were enabled. Can't imagine that the issue comes from Ease of Access, but it was. Mr Helper Guy- please write to someone to give them a heads up! Click the option Hardware and Devices. Driver Easy will automatically recognize your system and find the correct drivers for it. Also btw I should note this thing hasn't been bumped, scratched, or dropped even a tiny bit since i've bought it. I have an Asus X55A Laptop running windows 8 and my keyboard suddenly went crazy! The laptop keyboard does not function, can only type using a usb keyboard. There are 2 bays on the bottom of the laptop.