You downloaded a virus to check for virus'. -HKEY_USERS -HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE -HKEY_CURRENT_USERS Those are registry files that you believe the virus you were initially trying to find is located - however I'm The video cards and all 4 monitors worked properly. for example, I normaly get widows sidebar when I start, nowi dont. The other computer also running XP , which was also updated yesterday, seems fine. his comment is here
How do you get the onscreen keyboard? I would try a separate keyboard and mouse first and see if that works, if not restore the OS would be my recommendation. Hitting shift 5 times just made the noise. Widows will load in lower resolution.Does the wireless mouse work now?
If you get into the computer, go to teh device manager, and uninstall all video drivers. There is no problems with Vista at all. (PS: If this is a generic problem, please give me a link to another topic.) I'm on an Acer Extensa 5230. Report John- Apr 26, 2010 at 11:14 AM definitely didn't work Report ::gren- Jun 29, 2010 at 08:06 AM dan-PRO_XP: Too late, I'm telling your mom =P This problem is wicked
I do get that popup when I hit the shift button 5 times, but it only has yes and no; no other links to open any windows. Report Fiebs- Apr 20, 2010 at 05:04 PM Pretty slick idea Pete - thanks Report ddtzwofles- Apr 21, 2010 at 09:55 AM you are god I am soooooooo happy thanks Report Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. I have a wireless mouse and the batteries are new.
solved Asus Laptop cursor frozen solved Samsung Laptop cursor frozen solved On boot: black screen with white cursor + mouse all frozen Can't find your answer ? You may also... I can only think that an overnight charge of the batteries might have done it, but I had tried changing the batteries which didn't work. Reply 0 0 countryfan Top Student Posts: 9 Member Since: 07-08-2013 Message 5 of 6 (1,650 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: windows XP mouse pointer frozen at logon screen Options Mark
Reply to danielle31 m 0 l momtoautumnandzoie July 5, 2012 5:31:19 PM danielle31 said:Hit Fn + F7 I just did it and it worked for me. Thank you so much!! I've read the forum and have gone into normal and safe mode pressing shift 5 times. Reply to WR2 m 0 l trinaannlane November 13, 2011 5:48:49 PM Without the touchpad I can't figure out how to get there Reply to trinaannlane m 0 l WR2 a
Woohoo! While not as fast as I'd like, it's at least less disruptive and faster compared to just rebooting. What a lifesaver. Safe setting in the browser are also a line of defense.
Note the offending program components, as these may help identify the offending applications that you should try to uninstall later. (Remember, we prevented them from starting in msconfig startup). Apr 29, 2009 #7 Geesus TS Rookie Posts: 22 +15 Hi, I would try unplugging then plugging back in the usb devices after xp has loaded to see if the Get the answer AntiZigAug 16, 2011, 3:56 AM ok, lets see,are you using a touchpad or external mouse?does the keyboard still work while mouse pointer have frozen?when you say disappear, what http://comvurgent.com/xp-pro/xp-pro-hangs-before-login.html I use compaq presario laptop and window 7.
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then ill be okay. Apr 26, 2009 #3 Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,335 +36 Yes, I can understand how you are confused. Report Graff- Jan 29, 2010 at 08:08 AM Reboot, have you tried updating the bios on the motherboard? Now, go to start, run, msconfig, boot.ini and uncheck “/SAFEBOOT.” Tab to “Apply” and press “enter”.
My Belkin wireless mouse sometimes loses its connection to the receiver and I have to reset that.Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I just noticed you have tried please help I need my laptop xxx See more Screen is black but only pointer is visible whts the problem i pc Windows xp black screen with cursor Got black screen Back to top #4 Budapest Budapest Bleepin' Cynic Moderator 23,519 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:12:04 AM Posted 28 July 2007 - 07:32 AM Try going Start > Control Panel > Any suggestions?
Computing.Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site. also ive tried the sticky keys thing and it doesnt help. Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Frozen mouse pointer on XP by Binkybi by MarkFlax Forum moderator / February 5, 2011 4:19 AM PST In reply to: Frozen mouse pointer on XP Is it battery powered?
Reply to WR2 m 0 l danielle31 July 5, 2012 3:23:41 AM Hit Fn + F7 I just did it and it worked for me. Battery? Thx guys for hints, bringing me here! I immediately unplugged it from the network and and booted into safe mode.
Report izz_t- Nov 5, 2012 at 11:10 PM i've got black screen and mouse cursor on my screen even in normal or safe mode. You need to access the system somehow: try this: Boot into Safe Mode * Restart your computer and start pressing the F8 key on your keyboard. The mouse is wireless, but I have also tried a USB connected one. Helpful +7 Report tennon Jun 30, 2010 at 12:29 AM I just had the same problem, where my computer would get past the 'post screen' but then hang at a black
But if i boot from Vista, (Which i do now) it works just fine. In “permissions” on these files only “TrustedInstaller” has full rights while all other Administrator level users have “read/write” only. In msconfig I made shure nothing was selected ,pretty hard to find my way in everything tought as this is the first time I use vista (hate it already,srry for the Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?
Prior to making these changes repair attempts would only get me a black screen with a big cursor on it. Guess I should have been more specific, though. Now is the time to learn intrusion prevention from last month’s dacs.doc article and “walk-the-talk.” Charlie Bovaird is DACS treasurer and a member of the board. I used the full copy of Vista Ultimate and tried several versions of repair.
Generally find a straight substitution test (if practical/possible etc.) more effective and faster too... Report • #14 jamesanthony March 20, 2012 at 09:04:37 I have a laptop...no mouse.....finger tip sensor to move the cursor.......the damn thing, cursor/arrow, is sitting in front of me in the