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No internet from lan cisco l3... SUEOHIO, Nov 16, 2011 #6 leachim Thread Starter Joined: Apr 21, 2004 Messages: 1,083 SUEOHIO said: ↑ Heres a suggestion that sounds really stupid but just might work. I did, and when in Bios setup mode, all the Function keys worked as expected, but half way through the XP installation, I guess the drivers for that keyboard got loaded because taking it to the centre will atleast give me 15 days break from my work on lappy! (May take a month too, customer care sucks here!) 0 LVL 7 have a peek here

Remove the battery. On a brand new computer i went to switch it from windows 7 back to xp. Make sure that your F-keys are enabled and you should be ok, (cross fingers) Hope this helps... 0 #3 Hstln Hny Posted 27 March 2009 - 09:38 AM Hstln Hny New If so, did you first enable Legacy USB Support (allows rudimentary USB support prior to loading Windows and the normal USB device drivers)?

Alternate Button For F8

I tried using another keyboard but got the same result. Without doing this, setup will not continue. Register now!

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I ll try it now and post it back! F8 to continue fails. Thanks leachim, Nov 16, 2011 #1 Sponsor Rockn Joined: Jul 29, 2001 Messages: 21,334 Are you using a USB keyboard on an older computer? F8 key works, but having trouble with the arrow keys Got f8 key to do something Cant get f8 key or boot to cd How to get the boot selection popup

If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. F8 Key Not Working Windows Xp I already went through the whole thing again again till the end and tried..No! Is this another of those things? Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time?

However caps LOck is working! solved stuck on starting windows 7 screen; even safe mode, DVD repair F8 key's options are not working solved Another way to turn wireless on without pressing Function key and F8 f8 still doent take me to nxt step! 0 LVL 7 Overall: Level 7 Windows XP 5 Message Expert Comment by:MariusSunchaser2008-12-09 Comment Utility Permalink(# a23128783) Please check the Fn+F12 function... try it. 0 LVL 30 Overall: Level 30 Windows XP 29 Message Expert Comment by:flubbster2008-12-09 Comment Utility Permalink(# a23128692) One other thing...

F8 Key Not Working Windows Xp

All submitted content is subject to our Terms Of Use. I set it to single function and was able to proceed without further problems. Alternate Button For F8 cant be turned ON too! F Lock Key Regarding ur steps..I'll reply U in a little time! 0 Message Author Comment by:bashok0012008-12-09 Comment Utility Permalink(# a23128403) @Marius Num Lk also cant be turned on here..!

Please stop posting incorrect information; there's a slim chance that someone who knows even less about computers than you might actually believe something you post.-- Bruce ChambersHelp us help you: can navigate here Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... I keep pressing F8 but it won't accept the License Agreement." It's likely your keyboard has "F-Lock" enabled. Vaio users complained that NumLock being on messes with F keys normal functioning.

Check possible reasons that lead to F keys lock (pressing Fn key several times, holding Fn for some time), be sure you try everything, in a systematic way. Your cache administrator is webmaster. GET STARTED Join & Write a Comment Already a member? ALBERT FRANKENSTEINI'M SO SMART IT'S SCARY!Currently home chillin' with the fam and my two dogs!

If not Ur KB might need to be fixed Else the XP CD might to be replaced. 0 Message Author Comment by:bashok0012008-12-09 Comment Utility Permalink(# a23128380) @gsnshankar My KB is Some googled links similar to ur issue. but I couldn't erase the previous version of windows so now I have 2 versions of XP running on my system.

I had to change the BIOS of course from AHCI to Compatable etc.

knikpour161 replied Nov 13, 2016 at 10:59 AM The USA is About to Elect... It's right at the begining of the install - have you tried that? Covered by US Patent. I'll put this in so others can maybe find this post with a google search: While installing windows XP the Esc works, arrows, page up page down works, but the F8

remove ac adapter. has anyone seen thhis before and can anyone help?And the sooner the better, because my husband without a computer is VERY WHIIIIIIIIINY! :-)Thanks!Carmen 9 answers Last reply Jul 12, 2005 More lol!!!! this contact form I am sure they would let you use one for a couple of minutes. 0 LVL 3 Overall: Level 3 Windows XP 2 Message Expert Comment by:WiReDWolf2008-12-10 Comment Utility Permalink(#

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Log A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. But on that keyboard, there was an option to enable/disable the F keys.

There, I've said it! Join and Comment By clicking you are agreeing to Experts Exchange's Terms of Use. Connect with top rated Experts 11 Experts available now in Live! If so, you might need to press that button to put the keyboard's F Keys into a 'normal' state.Once you do that, pressing the F8 key should work as intended.-- Jason