Peripheral not functioning on startup laptop Tags: Peripherals Laptops Hewlett Packard Last response: July 17, 2012 7:05 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share ITbeast_71 July 16, 2012 8:27:52 PM I have an HP elitebook 8530p, running win 7 I have re-imaged the OS several times, ran cleaners, and even though I have done all this, I still have the same problem. I cannot get my perpherals (keyboard, mouse) to function until I launch task manager, then no real issues. can you help?? More about : peripheral functioning startup laptop C12Friedman a b D Laptop July 17, 2012 7:05:18 AM Welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums, I'm thinking your plug and play is disabled, more than likely in your BIOS settings. I would go into BIOS and check to make sure PnP is enabled. Hope that works for you, respond if not... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLots of CPU activity on start-up ForumBluetooth peripheral device driver free download - Win Vista 32 bits ForumHelp, msi bios not functioning properly. Forum5 BEEPS AT STARTUP IN DELL INSPIRON N 5110 ForumSamsung Laptop freezes on windows startup screen ForumComputer freezing after startup ForumExternal hard drive not showing correct gig capacity ForumProblem with USB ports on a Acer TravelMate 4000 laptop ForumComputer does not recognize seagate hard dive ForumReboot and select device message now on startup ForumFirewire IEEE 1394 peripherals don't function ? ForumDell inspiron laptop keyboard not working ForumLaptop Triage: LCD white, fully functional otherwise. ForumI want to buy an hp laptop but i cant decide which one is better.i have the opti ForumWorking with Shuttle Barebones, Reused Parts, and New Parts ForumStuck on startup repair. ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumLooking for a gaming laptop ForumHP Laptop overheating ForumNeed a laptop for college :) More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !