Toshiba windows Xp built in mouse frozen

Solved/Closed
tdarb - Oct 8, 2015 at 04:21 PM
 Tdarb - Oct 10, 2015 at 07:46 AM
Hello,
My Toshiba windows xp has a built in mouse and it's frozen. I tried the fn+f5 and it didn't help anything. Need help desperately pics of my deceased Dad on computer and afraid I'll never see them again. Thank you!


1 reply

BrianGreen Posts 1010 Registration date Saturday January 17, 2015 Status Moderator Last seen September 30, 2021 149
Oct 8, 2015 at 05:10 PM
Hi tdarb,

Can you use an external mouse? Perhaps try plugging a USB mouse into one of the USB ports. It will take a short time for the drivers to load, but should allow you to operate the machine and back your important data up to a memory stick or other medium.

Also, many machines have a touch-pad lock. If you let me know the model of your machine I will research it and see if it has one.
-1
Thank you Brian Green for your input. I watched a youtube video and it was the f3 key I had 2 use. Thank you for your reply..I very much appreciate it. :)
0
BrianGreen Posts 1010 Registration date Saturday January 17, 2015 Status Moderator Last seen September 30, 2021 149
Oct 8, 2015 at 09:01 PM
Great. Thanks for letting us know. You may have helped others in a similar situation.
0
Tdarb > BrianGreen Posts 1010 Registration date Saturday January 17, 2015 Status Moderator Last seen September 30, 2021
Oct 10, 2015 at 07:46 AM
Thank you..I may need you again someday!
0