Questions about using, installing, configuring, repairing, or otherwise troubleshooting mice.

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My VAIO laptop isn't detecting my Bluetooth mouse

I have a Microsoft mouse called Designer Bluetooth, anyways... when I click on add device, I click the button on my mouse, but my laptop doesn't detect it, I'm using Windows 7 Home Premium SP1.
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Windows 7/10 mouse clicks only work in some places and not others

My son's Windows 7 (now 10) machine is exhibiting the following behavior: left clicks don't work everywhere the mouse movement is tracked everywhere and I can see hover events I can click on window ...
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Disable TrackPad when physical mouse is plugged in

I have a Lenovo T450s running Windows 10. On my other laptops I had an option in mouse settings to disable trackpad when an external mouse is plugged in. However, on my T450s, the Synaptics control ...
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Dell WM524 Wireless Bluetooth Mouse not working

I got a new Dell WM524 Wireless Bluetooth Mouse with a new Dell E5550 notebook. It is simply not working, I have tried with three different computers (Win 7 x64, Win 7 x32, Win Vista) and it is not ...
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touchpad/trackpoint latitude d830 not working

I have a Dell Latitude D830 notebook. It is working fine, except for the trackpoint/touchpoint. I have found another question here on superuser stackexchange, to achieve the opposite: enabling the ...
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Automatic Repair Loop due to faulty Wireless Mouse Driver?

So I've run into an issue. Working on my PC today my logitech mouse suddenly failed on me. Thinking it was just a dead battery I switched to another mouse, yet none of my mice (all wireless logitech) ...
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OSX HID control from PHP

Here's a real challenge: I have created a command that types from the CLI in OS X 10.11. osxtype "hello" will send the actually keyboard keypresses for h, e, l, l and o. it will type into what ever ...
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Windows 10 Scroll Wheel Not Working In All Windows

Just upgraded to Windows 10 on my (~5 year old) laptop, and overall I like it; however, I've got one little quibble with it that I haven't yet found a solution too... When attempting to use the scroll ...
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Hey guys. Programmable mouse button problems

I've contacted support for this many weeks ago. and have been asking everywhere on the net today. I have a Perixx M-1800B Gaming Mouse. http://www.perixx.com/en/products/mouse/game/MX1800-1.png ...
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Double tap or single tap on mouse pad synaptics 19.0.12.95 on windows 10 not working

Double tap or single tap on mouse pad synaptics 19.0.12.95 on windows 10 not working. Will I have to wait for updated driver or is there a way to change settings? I previously had windows 7.
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How to disable sticky corners in Windows 10

It seems Microsoft has tried to solve this problem Multi-monitors and the corners of the screen. In Windows 7, there is no boundary between monitors and the mouse can move freely across the top of ...
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Emulate left mouse button with CapsLock key

I want CapsLock key on my keyboard to act like the left mouse button. I want to be able to perform clicks, double clicks, send mouse down and mouse up events etc. Now I am using AutoHotkey and the ...
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Bluetooth not working on MSI GS60 2QE

I have a problem with my Bluetooth and honestly the Killer Network card makes me angry. The bluetooth worked fine since I've bought my computer, but earlier a bug has happened with bluetooth on ...
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Weird issue with mouse left and right button not working (but everything else seems fine)

I am having a strange problem with my optical mouse It is a generic mouse with left/right/middle button and scroll wheel Everything works fine, it is detected properly in different computers (so it is ...
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Microsoft Designer Mouse no longer connects to Lenovo Z50 Windows 8.1 Laptop

I bought a Microsoft Designer Mouse about two months ago and had virtually no problems with it for about two weeks before it started to disconnect and I had to start manually starting the Bluetooth ...
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How do I automatically connect at startup to a bluetooth mouse on Debian 8?

I've got a Microsoft bluetooth mouse and I'd like it to work right away at boot. I've used bluetoothctl to pair and trust it, and I can connect to it, but only if I put the mouse in discoverable ...
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Simulating mouse (or joystick) movement with keyboard in Win 7

Pretty much what the "Mouse Keys" that can be enabled via the Ease of Access Centre do, only those are useless because they are extremely slow and have a delay at the start. Some more info: There's a ...
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Microsoft bluetooth mouse on RHEL6

I am using rhel6 and I have a bluetooth mouse from microsoft I am trying to pair it on my system but my system won't recognize it. I have followed up with some information which might help with the ...
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Keyboard and mouse not working Win 8.1 X64 , SSD, asus mb

Following a critical win update 2 days ago, the mouse and keyboard no longer work on win 8.1, X64 with SSD though mouse and keyboard work in bios, i have tried the following: I can get into the ...
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How can I changes trackpad gestures and mouse buttons to access Task View (Multi Desktop) in Windows 10?

I have a Thinkpad with the latest Synaptic driver/software installed and a Logitech MX Performance mouse with SetPoint installed. I know I can switch between desktops using Win+Ctrl and arrows, but ...
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How to make the trackpoint behave like a wheel mouse for SketchUp

When using a wheel mouse with SketchUp, pressing the wheel allows to orbit the drawing. But when I use the trackpoint, pressing the middle button zooms in/out. How can I change the behavior to be ...
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Logitech MX518 Custom Clicker?

I got an old Logitech MX518 gaming mouse, that, despite its age (2009) still works like a charm. However, recently I decided to take it apart to clean it, but somehow lost the small metallic clicker ...
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Unresponsive desktop on all Linux distributions

I have an Asus X550LN laptop (Intel i7 4500U, 8Gb Ram, Nvidia 840M), I am trying to install any Linux distribution on this laptop for a year now and I am encountering the same problem. I downloaded ...
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Windows 8.1 Bluetooth mouse jitter with Wifi on

I'm facing some weird mouse behavior with my Bluetooth mouse on a PC running Windows 8.1. The problem is that the mouse will periodically begin to "jitter" for some time and then stop again.. And by ...
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Windows text-select cursor randomly doubled in length, makes selecting text quickly very difficult

I was writing some code today when suddenly the length of my text select cursor doubled. I figured it was some weird glitch so I restarted my computer but it didn't affect anything. I checked in my ...
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Windows 7 computer suddenly stops responding to mouse

I m using Windows 7 on an older Gateway machine that originally ran Vista. I've been using it with no significant problems. When I was playing a game (World of Tanks) the mouse cursor popped to the ...
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Evoluent mouse user buttons assigned to cut/copy/paste don't work through Windows Remote Desktop

I have my Evoluent mouse user buttons assigned for cut/copy/paste (which saves a ton of time). This works great on my Windows 7 Pro desktop, and my other Evoluent mouse on my Win7 Pro laptop at work. ...
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How to assign a key on my keyboard to my Mouse? [duplicate]

Ok, so this is a weird question as it makes my mouse next to useless while this is active. I want to be able to click my mouse and it in turn think will I'm pressing a key on my keyboard instead of ...
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“A remote device needs a Bluetooth Passkey” when trying to pair with a mouse

I have two Windows 7 PC's at my desk. I installed a Class 1 Bluetooth adapter on the first system, and was able to connect to a mouse using the Add Device option in Devices. It worked pretty ...
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M325 logitech mouse not working

I have a M325 logitech mouse and I have made sure I have the proper updated software, but it will not work. My PC shows that it is working properly and recognizes the USB, but the mouse never ...
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Mouse properties are corrupted

In Windows 7, whenever I hover over things, the mouse automatically selects items or follows last item in the page without me clicking. In mouse properties settings when I clicked Pointers option in ...
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VLC media player show mouse cursor on the top of the video

I'm using VLC media 2.03 player on Debian Weezy. I want mouse cursor to visible on the top of the video. Currently I cannot see the cursor inside video play when it entered from left or right.When ...
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My USB mouse and keyboard is randomly disconnecting

Recently I've had in issue were my USB mouse and keyboard will stop working and I need to restart my computer from the power button to get them working again. Both my mouse and keyboard are Dragunov ...
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Mouse speed changes when using windows explorer

I have a logitch G5 mouse and the mouse speed changes when I focus window explorer. If I use the speed-up/speed-down buttons to set the speed to 2 out of 3 (the default). Then my mouse speed is good. ...
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Win7 Host - Mouse scrolling too fast causes a page up in VirtualBox Ubuntu Guest

I am running VirtualBox on a Win7 host machine and running Ubuntu 14.04 on the latest version of VirtualBox 5.0. The problem is when I scroll down too quickly on webpages, it causes the page to ...
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Issues with Microsoft sculpt ergonomic keyboard/mouse

I have a Microsoft sculpt ergonomic keyboard and mouse. When I switch the computer on, it makes a beeping noise and the keyboard and mouse are unusable. I have replaced the batteries and that didn;t ...
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“This operation requires an interactive window station” error when installing device drivers

When updating the drivers for the device "Synaptics SMBus TouchPad" in device manager, I keep on getting the error that this update requires an "interactive windows station." I am using the windows 10 ...
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My mouse works on remote computer using Autocad but not my keyboard

When using Autocad remotely via Teamviewer, my mouse works on the remote computer but not my keyboard. If I type a command e.g. 'copy', the type doesn't show up on the Autocad window or 'z (enter) e ...
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Class I bluetooth mouse

I'm showing a number of affordable Class I bluetooth adapters on Amazon. Can these be used with any bluetooth mouse, or do I need a dedicated Class I bluetooth adapter/mouse combo? A Class II ...
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Scroll wheel behaving erratically

I'm aware of this question, but I was wondering if there was a fix specific to my mouse. I have a perixx mx-2200 mouse, and the scroll wheel is being erratic - jumping up, down, ignoring the scroll, ...
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Pressing key on keyboard and clicking mouse

When I press any key on my keyboard and click my mouse it causes a delay and then mouse will act as if I haven't stopped clicking even though I have. Also when I press any key for too long, tab for ...
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Cannot watch movie with Synergy moused out

After finally having gone through the pains of getting the Synergy-project download to work (had to downgrade to 32 bit), now my video freezes when I mouse out to the other desktop. Anyone else face ...
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Laptop trackpad stops responding to taps / scrolling

Laptop: Acer Aspire One AO756 running Win 7 Home Device name: Synaptics Clickpad 8.1 on PS/2 Port Have both Synaptics and Elan ETDWare PS/2-X64 10.6.12.4_WHQL driver installed. If I don't have both, ...
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How to disable sticky corners in Windows 10?

My question is the same as this one : How to disable sticky corners in Windows 8? But I didn't find the values to change in the registry. Any idea how to fix this on Windows 10 ? edit : I tried this ...
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How to assign a shortcut key to the mouse?

I have got a mouse with two additional buttons on the sides. How can I assign shortcut keys to the mouse buttons? For example, using side left button as ctr+w in order to close down a tab in chrome. ...
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Mouse partially broken?

So, my mouse broke a couple of days ago. It's a Vengeance M60 and it is just awesome. The problem came to life after I had plugged and unplugged the mouse a couple of times. The LED underneath the ...
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Mouse sensitivity not being applied

I have two PCs, one running Windows XP SP3 and the other running Windows Embedded Standard 2009 (WES). WES is similar to Windows XP, I think. Using TweakUI > Mouse > Mouse sensitivity, the default ...
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How to auto left click a specific location of a specific window while im working on another window?

Is there any way to (preferably repetetive and rapidly) auto left click a specific location of a specific window with having the comfort to use the other windows at the same time ? I've tried so many ...
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In the BIOS the mouse is stuck

I wanted to install SteamOS to try it, but I'm experiencing an issue. Before the last bios update, everything worked fine. But after... The mouse is stuck: when I try to move it, it moves for some ...
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microsoft designer mouse can't pair on Lenovo, windows 7 laptop

I've tried it all, I purchased a Microsoft Designer Bluetooth® Mouse, but unable to pair it with my Lenovo Thinkpad Edge e520. Tried to update system with this, but installation process is stopped ...