Back to top #5 Mirror Image Posted 04 March 2010 - 05:16 AM Mirror Image InsanelyMac Protégé Members 10 posts I also have the same problem, what to do Back to TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: Photos Videos All Writers Newsletters Forums Resource Library Tech Pro Used the mouse to install VMware tools. It shouldn't take this long.I have an XP Pro install CD I just booted from in the VM. Source
Please type your message and try again. 1 2 Previous Next 27 Replies Latest reply: Aug 25, 2016 10:06 AM by jdeavers_Insight_8032 HELP my keyboard doesn't work in my virtual machine! Check Grab keyboard and mouse input on key press if you want VMware Server to grab the keyboard and mouse input on the first keystroke in the virtual machine display. If so what about using VMware Converter to make a VMDK file (all one piece)? 0 Message Author Comment by:Firebladeboy19932014-10-07 Comment Utility Permalink(# a40366199) The original machine just died (hardware Select forumWindowsMac OsLinuxOtherSmartphonesTabletsSoftwareOpen SourceWeb DevelopmentBrowserMobile AppsHardwareDesktopLaptopsNetworksStoragePeripheralSecurityMalwarePiracyIT EmploymentCloudEmerging TechCommunityTips and TricksSocial EnterpriseSocial NetworkingAppleMicrosoftGoogleAfter HoursPost typeSelect discussion typeGeneral discussionQuestionPraiseRantAlertTipIdeaSubject titleTopic Tags More Select up to 3 tags (1 tag required) CloudPiracySecurityAppleMicrosoftIT EmploymentGoogleOpen SourceMobilitySocial https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1008443
Join Now For immediate help use Live now! jb0nez Aug 1, 2013 6:50 PM (in response to Jkell311) Yes I've long since found that KB article and tried the applicapble portions, it didn't change anything.Remember I can use my asked 4 years ago viewed 3531 times active 4 years ago Upcoming Events 2016 Community Moderator Election ends in 6 days Blog How We Make Money at Stack Overflow: 2016 Edition So I guess I need to install a keyboard driver but need to know where I can get the driver for VM?
No combination of ALT, TAB, SPACE or ENTER will do anything. Here is the VMware Knowledgebase article for VMware Fusion for changing hardware compatibility. If you make a post and then can't find it, it might have been snatched away. Vmware Workstation 12 Keyboard Not Working Thinkpad T430 running XP SP 3.
This is the same menu as Power, Settings, Removable Devices, Snapshots. Or just P2V. The machine is set to use only 512MB RAM. https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1027805 Thank you so much for following up and posting. 0 Message Author Comment by:Firebladeboy19932016-02-08 Comment Utility Permalink(# a41455478) Yay! :-) So gkad it helped! 0 Featured Post What Is Threat
I've done a fresh P2V with all services except MS stuff disabled, removed all USB and HiD Devices, even went into the VM BIOS and monkeyed around. Vmware Workstation Mouse Click Not Working All rights reserved. Annoying when it's perfect apart from this ONE problem! 0 LVL 90 Overall: Level 90 MS Legacy OS 24 VMware 13 Apple OS 7 Message Active today Expert Comment by:John If it doesn't then I've screwed my XP VM up even worse by going down to SP2.Edit: Nope, even in the XP SP2 setup screens the keyboard doesn't work.
Thanks for your help! see it here All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.πRendered by PID 25521 on app-586 at 2016-11-16 10:25:50.304730+00:00 running cc9a72c country code: EE. The Vmware Keyboard Driver Is Not Installed On The Host You can change the following using the preferences editor: How VMware Server Starts Grabbing Input How VMware Server Releases Input Back to the Host and How Your Cursor Behaves Enabling Copy Vmware Mouse Not Working In Console Sometimes VMware Server causes the host operating system to lose keyboard events.
As it finally gave up the ghost, I thought it would be good to use the VM to replace it but I ran into this problem. this contact form Resolution Start your initial VWware virtual machine. This time mouse works fine. no effect. Vmware Mouse Click Not Working
Re: HELP my keyboard doesn't work in my virtual machine! Work fine in OS, I click in guest, and nothing, stuck at XP login screen.Ok so I then installed VMware Workstation 9.0 (since updated to 9.0.2). Great. have a peek here You may need to build a new machine from scratch. 0 Message Author Comment by:Firebladeboy19932014-10-07 Comment Utility Permalink(# a40366445) Urg.
Not the answer you're looking for? Vmware Mouse Disappears This option makes it easier to keep track of your active cursor if you have multiple virtual machines open at the same time. The mouse works, but I can not get it to recognize any input from my keyboards, either the built-in laptop keyboard or the attached USB keyboard.
Username I've forgotten my password Forum Password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list © 2016 InsanelyMac| News| Google searches all day have been useless. 8 commentsshareall 8 commentssorted by: besttopnewcontroversialoldrandomq&alive (beta)[–]cwazywabbit74 4 points5 points6 points 3 years ago(0 children)See if you can RDP into that bitch. Suddenly the "Add New Hardware Wizard" popped up and said new hardware had been found etc. Vmware Virtual Keyboard And even a boot to safe mode with command prompt I lose keyboard once Windows loads.Edit: Got my hands on an XP SP2 CD that DOES see the windows install.
XWAVG Sep 28, 2013 9:45 PM (in response to jb0nez) I had the same issue, keyboard and mouse does not work inside the mac VM, and it is resolved now.My solution:In If no snapshots, try copying the folder to a NEW folder and making a new machine from there. Please note that there will not be any confirmation dialog - the program will just exit without telling you anything. http://stickersweb.com/not-working/vmware-workstation-keyboard-not-working.php Is it not possible to correct the corrupted part of the registry for this device? 0 LVL 90 Overall: Level 90 MS Legacy OS 24 VMware 13 Apple OS 7
Keyboard AND mouse (trackpad) don't work in guest. You won't be able to vote or comment. 789Why won't this keyboard work?! Can't install tools because I can't log in. Try disconnecting the keyboard from the host system and connect it to the VM. 0Votes Share Flag Back to Windows Forum 2 total posts (Page 1 of 1) Search Start
Opened saved VM. As well as the kbdclass Go to Solution 16 9 3 Participants Firebladeboy1993(16 comments) John Hurst(9 comments) LVL 90 MS Legacy OS24 VMware13 Apple OS7 StudmillGuy 26 Comments LVL 90 Double clicking it shows an error along the lines of "this device could not be loaded because the registry entry is incorrect or missing" (or something similar, I need to bring Back to top © 2001-2006 VMware, Inc.
We can quite happily present a virtual PS/2 keyboard and mouse to the guest regardless of what the host's hardware is. (Trust me, you don't need a PS/2 port for your