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So I picked up an Eclipse when they went on sale. These things are a beaut, but when I try to play a game the game craps out to a black screen unless I unplug it and it goes back to normal, then when i plug it back in it goes to a black screen.

***, i thought it was suppose to be a gaming keyboard? I have tried installing HID keyboard drivers the ones windows uses but nothing seems to work...
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post #2 of 16
Did yours come with a drivers CD? I know mine did but I think that is only because I have the GAMERS model with the programmable keypad thingy.
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post #3 of 16
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No CD, just keyboard, I cant find anywhere to dl drivers from either.
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post #4 of 16
the eclipse doesnt have any special functions does it? cause if it doesnt then you shouldnt need special drivers. and that sounds weird that the game would go blank because of a keyboard, are you sure its not somethin else
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post #5 of 16
I was thinking maybe its your USB port/bus.
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post #6 of 16
idk... I just got my Eclipse for Christmas and I didn't get a CD w/ mine either. the first one I got was missing a screw in the back so I took it to BestBuy a couple days ago and exchanged it. The second one had a list of places to contact if you had any problems w/ it. did your's come w/ a list like that?
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post #7 of 16
do you still have the box? cuz if you do mebey you should check the requirements, alot of the new keyboards need requirements, also it should say if their was a cd included, my friend has 1 and he got a cd but that was the 1 with the keypad but he said that all of them should have the cd (just a "i think") also it would say were to get the drivers from on the box, and make sure you save them in the right place, that happes to me alot of times, my exe extractor dosent really work well.
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post #8 of 16
Windows Update had a new Driver for my Eclipse....try there, but it really sounds like a buggy USB port.
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post #9 of 16
Yeah Did You try it in a dif. USB port, that sounds like the problem to me...
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post #10 of 16
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I have tried everything I can possibly think of, Ill go try to reinstall the usb drivers when i get my computer back up.
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