Mac G 4


hello, i installed the 1st CD of mac os x
after the insallation, the computer will not read the mouse,i can only get a few keyboard commands,and i am unable to open the disk
drive to try and reinstall os x. my computer knowledge is basic, hope you can help. thanks, eddy


U.S.D.A. Prime
First off, which version of Mac OS X did you try and install? 10.2? 10.3? 10.4?

Also, what brand of mouse do you have -- is it the Apple-supplied USB mouse, or some 3rd-party mouse? Is it possible that some keyboard or mouse cable simply isn't plugged in all the way or seated improperly?