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by chlowden007
2022/11/28 06:41:59
Forum: CentOS 7 - Hardware Support
Topic: Mouse & Keyboard - not working on login
Replies: 3
Views: 222

Re: Mouse & Keyboard - not working on login

Hello Trevor
After much fiddling around, it seems that the machine needed a nvidia upgrade. The nvidia driver was failing and blocking the mouse and keyboard from loading.
Many thanks your help
by chlowden007
2022/11/21 18:43:34
Forum: CentOS 7 - Hardware Support
Topic: Mouse & Keyboard - not working on login
Replies: 3
Views: 222

Mouse & Keyboard - not working on login

Hello For no apparent reason, keyboard & mouse no longer work on startup when I arrive on the user login page. The keyboard & mouse work fine in the BIOS and when I select a boot OS and the startup logs do not seem to indicate an issue. Strangely, the keyboard capital & number pad buttons work fine ...
by chlowden007
2022/05/13 08:52:52
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Organize Desktop by type
Replies: 8
Views: 1091

Re: Organize Desktop by type

I have found this function in Rocky 8.5
by chlowden007
2022/05/11 06:11:09
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9
Replies: 12
Views: 810

Re: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9

I wanted to add that there is a very specific BIOS set up for DELL machines that seems to be the source of my problems. By following the Dell Ubuntu BIOS setup instructions below, I have been able to boot my Dell in Centos 7.9 & Rocky. https://www.dell.com/support/kbdoc/fr-fr/000141125/xps-13-9343-h...
by chlowden007
2022/05/11 06:09:29
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: How to format HD for UEFI boot - Centos 7.7
Replies: 27
Views: 4290

Re: How to format HD for UEFI boot - Centos 7.7

I wanted to add that there is a very specific BIOS set up for DELL machines that seems to be the source of my problems. A related issue is described here. https://forums.centos.org/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=78989 By following the Dell Ubuntu BIOS setup instructions below, I have been able to boot my Dell...
by chlowden007
2022/05/09 19:48:52
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9
Replies: 12
Views: 810

Re: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9

Sadly, ;sync has not solved my issue.
by chlowden007
2022/05/09 18:07:48
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9
Replies: 12
Views: 810

Re: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9

Thank you Lightman. I'll try anything to get this working.
by chlowden007
2022/05/09 07:23:15
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9
Replies: 12
Views: 810

Re: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9

I have created a new USB boot key using the same method as above using
CentOS-7-x86_64-DVD-2009.iso

But I get the same errors. Any thoughts most welcome.
by chlowden007
2022/05/05 06:23:08
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9
Replies: 12
Views: 810

Re: Grub boot failure - install Centos 7.9

I am using a USB stick with

CentOS-7-x86_64-Everything-2009.iso

using

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sudo dd if=/home/user1/Downloads/CentOS-7-x86_64-Everything-2009.iso of=/dev/sdb bs=512k status=progress
on a lenovo running Ubuntu 20.4

Sorry for not reading the FROM.