Originally Posted by DefCon_!1!
and as far as the keyboard, can i do something to make my laptop function just as a usb keyboard or seomthing
It's not worth the trouble if it was actually possible. You can find a million unused PS/2 keyboards everywhere. If you can't find one anywhere, go get the cheapest one off Newegg... I got a bunch of PS/2 keyboards with no particular use right now.