Since yesterday I can't login on Windows because my laptop's keyboard wont work when password is required. Judging from the on-screen keyboard it thinks that the Alt-key is pressed. In frew BIOS keyboard test it's fine though. Any ideas? Was this reply helpful? Yes No. Sorry this didn't help. Before I got to test your solution I got this vree from a colleague and it actually worked.
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Hi, Since yesterday I can't login on Windows because my laptop's keyboard wont work when password is required. Regards Erik. This thread is locked. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. I have the same question Report abuse. Details required :. Cancel Submit. Hope you're doing well and safe there.
I suggest you to try the steps below and see if it works: Option 1: 1. Shut down your computer properly. Once it is turned off, take out the power outlet or if you are using the laptop, take out the battery. Now press and hold the windows 10 on screen keyboard not working login free button for a couple of seconds.
This will ensure that all the power is drained. After waiting minutes, plug everything back and check if workinh issue gets resolved. This eliminates any bad configurations saved on your computer and refreshes it.
Option 2: Disabling Filter Keys 1. Turn on your computer and let the Login screen load. Once the Login screen is loaded, click the Accessibility icon present at the npt side of the screen.
Now if the Filter Keys are bot on, you need to turn it off by toggling the option once using your mouse. Once you are done with the changes, try inputting through your keyboard and check if the issue went away. You can also re-plug your keyboard and see if keboard helps.
Bot 3: Using kdyboard Keyboard and Reinstalling Drivers. In this solution, we will try reinstalling your keyboard drivers from the device manager and see if it makes any difference. Once in the Login screen, click the Ease of access button and then click on-screen keyboard. Scrsen irtual keyboard will appear on the screen. Use your mouse windows 10 on screen keyboard not working login free then type your password to enter your account.
Once you are logged into your account, make use of your mouse and click the Start 5. Now click on the gears icon present windows 10 on screen keyboard not working login free open the Settings. Once in the Settings, click on the sub-heading of Ease of Access. Now select Keyboard from the left navigation pane and toggle the on-screen keyboard. Now you have the on-screen keyboard and can use to troubleshoot the error you are facing. Now we will try to reinstall the keyboard drivers.
Once in the device manager, expand the category of Keyboards. Select your keyboard, right-click on it and select Uninstall device. Sdreen you have more than one drivers, do the same for each one. Now restart your computer and check if the keyboard works. You can also try re-plugging it at this point. Hope this helps. Sincerely, Louie. Thanks for your feedback. How satisfied are you with this reply?
Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. Hi Louie, Before I got to test your solution I got this tip from a colleague and it actually worked. This site in other svreen x.