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I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my EMachine today and once i got to the select language menu
my keyboard and mouse wouldn't work. My keyboard worked fine during boot. I downloaded
Ubuntu off a flashdrive onto my computer so there couldn't be a defect like one with a disk.

I have tried un-plugging and plugging the mouse and KB back in but it didn't work. My KB
doesn't use USB but rather a circular plug in the rear of the computer.
Also the KB doesn't work when in the Unetbootin menu I select "Try Ubuntu without installing".
The KB and mouse only work for about a second after the background appears and all the lights on the KB go out.
This is the first select language menu when Ubuntu starts up.

Is there any way to fix this without getting a new KB?

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