Having problems with your Advent Netbook ?

The keys on my advent netbook works properly in bios, but when it load up to windows and start striking any keys... the keyboard and mousepad will stop working. but, a usb mouse will work properly... how can i reactivate my keyboard and mousepad if it is deactivated? does "fn" keys have something to do with it?

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To solve. re-format and re-install the OS/Windows
then install update the laptop drivers from you original CD of this laptop.good luck
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