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

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The mouse pad is zooming automatically in Windows 10

The mouse pad is automatically zooming to a 10x magnification. How do I disable this?
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Is it possible to change the keys windows uses for mousekeys? [duplicate]

Windows has a feature called mouse keys. Is there any way to make it use other keys? For example rather than use the numberpad I'd rather use QWE/ASD/ZXC instead of the 789/456/123 that it comes with....
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WiFi stops working when I attach wireless mouse to my laptop

I am using an HP 15-r249tu and today I bought a wireless Redragon 2400DPI mouse. When I attach the mouse adapter to my laptop, my internet stops working instantly. I have a TP-Link router and I am ...
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Right click contextual menu seems to have disappeared for one use on Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.5

So I think this problem might be one of cumulative upgrades & benign neglect. This machine (used Mid 2011 iMac 27" iMac12,2 Intel Corei7 3.4 Ghz) is my wife's newest Mac in a long line that began ...
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How do I fix mouse freezing when sound playback is active on Debian?

I'm having a fairly frustrating problem with my Debian machine. The problem is that the pointer of my USB mouse freezes shortly after I start playing sound through the headphones, which are also USB. ...
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How do I make the Surface Book's trackpad work without a delay?

I am a mac user and am used to quickly using the trackpad after typing. It seems that if any key is pressed, the trackpad is disabled for .5 to 1 seconds. Is there any way I can reduce or eliminate ...
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Elan Touch Pad settings - How to change 3 finger swipe

In my advanced ELAN touchpad settings, there seems to be no way to change the three finger swipe: As seen in the picture, I am using ELAN 15.8.8.2 and I am using Windows 10. I would much rather a ...
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When scrolling with mouse it causes contents of window to flash in Windows 10

After upgrading to Windows 10 on my Asus G74 laptop, scrolling a page with my mouse scroll wheel makes the window contents start flashing. Moving the scroll bar on the window stops the flashing and ...
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firefox+flash mouse clicked required to pgdn

I have a website open in firefox that uses flash. Whenever I alt+tab to firefox, and press the pgdn button, I'm required to click on the screen with my mouse before the pgdn works. Is there any way ...
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Adobe Flash CS6 zooming problems on Mac

I haven't used Flash or OS X in a long time and am having some trouble zooming in and out with the scroll wheel on my mouse. I'm not using a magic mouse, just a regular USB mouse. I want to hold some ...
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applications keep minimizing randomly and mouse moves around in Windows 10

I have Windows 10 installed on my home desktop, and recently my open applications and windows have started randomly minimizing. This happens every few seconds to few minutes, and when it does, the ...
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Sony Vaio all-in-one PC not responding to any inputs

I have a Sony Vaio (model# vgc-lt18e) that suddenly started giving me trouble. The computer boots up and goes into Windows 10 fine - however the keyboard and mouse that came with the computer do not ...
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PCI-USB card not working in BIOS

I have got a PCI USB card for the mouse and keyboard. It works in Windows with generic drivers, but does not in BIOS. I have a P43-DS3L Gigabyte motherboard. On-board USB is not working. It's ...
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My mouse response too fast and sometimes it freeze

I have a problem within my laptop mouse. It respond very fast for example if i open a site in new tab : 3 tabs or more will open and if i closed a folder and there is other folders behind the main ...
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Mouse cursor randomly moving

I have this strange problem with mouse cursor moving slightly in all possible directions. I run a Win10 machine and it only seems to happen if I'm connected to the internet. I thought it could be a ...
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Windows 10 Mouse not responding after sleep

I recently bought a new Windows 10 box which is a laptop. For whatever reason, when my laptop goes to sleep and then I wake it back up, my external USB mouse no longer works and the only way for me to ...
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Is there a way to rotate mouse movement with 45 degrees to the right?

Recently I got an ergonomic mouse (Delux M618 https://www.amazon.com/Delux-M618LU-Vertical-Ergonomic-Comfort/dp/B00D19KF7U). Trouble is due to the shape, the way my hand feels most comfortable holding ...
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Moving mouse through multiple monitors on Windows 7

It is hard to explain so I have uploaded this image, maybe it will be more clear. Long story short, Can I move the mouse between monitors in "circles"? Let's say I want to move my mouse from A to A, ...
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USB switch refuses to switch when mouse is plugged in

I have a USB switch connecting my mouse and keyboard to two computers. The switch is a SIIG USB 2.0 switch 2-to-2 Here is the quickstart guide I bought a new mouse -- a Mionix Naos 7000, and now the ...
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KDE mouse stops moving after suspend

For some reason on KDE my mouse will stop moving in two scenarios, only to be fixed by logging off via ALT+F2 (logout): Computer naturally suspends after timeout. Shutting lid. Both scenarios ...
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Mouse and Keyboard not working in windows, but work in bios and ubuntu

OK, I have read a bunch of posts, and tried many fixes, but still having problems. Background: pc has a 250gg ssd samsung 840 evo. this was in 2 partitions. 1 partition was being used for windows 7. ...
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Keyboard and Mouse work in ubuntu and bios but not in windows

OK, I have read a bunch of posts, and tried many fixes, but still having problems. Background: pc has a 250gg ssd samsung 840 evo. this was in 2 partitions. 1 partition was being used for windows 7. ...
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Jumpy scrolling behavior using Chromium with my touchpad hardware buttons

I am experiencing very jumpy scrolling in Chromium. When use my touchpad hardware buttons to click anywhere on a page, and then use two fingers to scroll, the scrolling gesture will cause Chromium to ...
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What are the default mouse settings on Windows 10?

What are the default mouse settings on Windows 10? In particular I'm interested in knowing about the number of lines for vertical scrolling, but this is really asking about all these settings in ...
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Will USB mouse with lights work in ps/2?

I have a USB mouse that lights up and has a couple extra buttons https://www.amazon.com/Redragon-M602-NEMEANLION-Buttons-Backlighting/dp/B011HMDZ0Q My question is if I connect it to my ps/2 port ...
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M325 logitech mouse is not working with new batteries

I have had this mouse for about a year now and it died yesterday when i was playing a game, so i wen't to find a new battery but none of them worked and i even checked that they were the right type. ...
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Wireless Mouse/Keyboard Seem to slow down my machine | Windows 7

Okay, so recently I got a wireless mouse and keyboard and tried using them, however after so may minutes (15-20) I notice a very abrupt plummet in performance power. Web Pages take forever to load up,...
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Program to use an Xbox controller as a mouse [closed]

I recently bought an Xbox 360 controller for my computer (those things are really cheap now that the new Xbox is the norm) and I was trying to figure out if there was a way to use the controller as a ...
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Excel bug with mouse cursor

Recently my colleague noticed problem while working in Excel: when she is trying to select more cells it doesn't do it, it selects only one and drags it around when she tries to click on cell to ...
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Mouse and KeyBoards Not Working after Power Failure

I was working with a small form desktop computer when a transformer exploded on the city power grid causing a power failure and flickering lights in the office. When I turned the computer back on, the ...
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Hum/buzz from PC speakers, but stops when the mouse moves?

I have some old PC speakers plugged into my laptop and I get a fairly constant buzz from them. This is perhaps not that surprising considering they are old and cheap. But I've noticed whenever I move ...
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Windows 10 mouse pointer is stuck at the top left corner

My mouse cursor jumps and gets stuck at the top left corner of the screen. What is the solution for this? Windows 10, Sony VAIO
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Keyboard And Mouse Won't Work, but works on BIOS

today i'm using my laptop because i have problem with my mouse and keyboard on the other pc. I cant access to device manager because of it, even on safe mode, still don't work. This problem occur ...
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any way to disable mouse gesture in microsoft mouse for Linux?

Beginning to migrate to natural keyboard, I bought a wireless keyboard/mouse from Microsoft, and am quite happy with it. I can live with the "Windows" button on the mouse. But every time I (...
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Why does my mouse lag while streaming media within any browser?

I'm using a Lenovo Flex series laptop running Windows 10 Home edition. Whenever I try to view media streams within any of the installed browsers like Google Chrome or Firefox, the cursor of my ...
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Firefox opens multiple and sometimes duplicate tabs when closing tabs and opening links?

I don't think this could be Firefox itself but it is the only software that seems to have an issue. It seems that when I open a link into a new tab sometimes two of the links are opened, also ...
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Run app before login on Mac OS X

I'm using the ShareMouse application to share my keyboard/mouse between my Windows and Mac Mini computer. It works great after logging in and having the app on startup. However, for the login screen I ...
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Two mice, two separate settings on mac

Is it possible to have separate settings (tracking speed, scrolling speed etc...) for each individual pointing device on OS X? In system preferences there are separate settings for mice and trackpads,...
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Allow multiple users to remote control a computer simultaneously over the network [closed]

Consider a network of 3 computers, A, B, and C. I'm sitting at A, someone else is sitting at B, and we both would like to do things on C at the same time. That means I have a mouse cursor on C, the ...
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Why does my Bluetooth Mouse Stops working if two Devices connected to my Windows Surface 3?

I've got a bluetooth mouse, HDE Ergonomic Bluetooth Wireless Optical Laser Mouse for Android Tablets, that works fine when it is the only Bluetooth device connected to a Windows Surface 3. Once I ...
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Show context-menu on mouse down event

On Linux (Fedora 24, MATE desktop), when I right-click something, the context-menu shows up right after I press the mouse button. I then keep holding it, move the pointer over to the option I want and ...
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Howto: open / show window at current mouse position (or location)

In Plasma KDE (for linux) this was a favorite feature. If I used a shortcut, say, META / WIN + E a file explorer would open on whatever screen my mouse was on. I wish to open a window at mouse ...
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See all open windows on windows when mouse is in top corner

This functionality exists on Ubuntu and the result is this It's triggered my moving the mouse to the top left of the screen, is there something similar in windows? 3rd party programs are fine, its ...
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Win10: Unable to use left mouse button for clicking in popups

I have a very strange error with the PC in my family. Here are the symptoms: The system can be used just fine - opening programs, clicking on the windows button, ... Response times are as expected. ...
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Windows 7 and Bluetooth Keyboard and Mouse

I picked up what I though was a deal for an unopened Microsoft Designer Desktop (bluetooth) only to get home and find out that it is not compatible with Windows 7. https://www.microsoft.com/...
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Win8.1 Installation media fails to detect keyboard and mouse / USB ports not working

I have a laptop with Win8.1, and I decided I should upgrade it to Win10. While it was updating, I plugged my phone connector for it to charge. Then I realized that all of my USB ports are not working ...
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Center area of the screen doesn't react to mouse events

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad E550 with Windows 8.1 here that shows the following weird behaviour since today: There is a square/rectangle of about 8-10 cm in the center of the screen that doesn't react ...
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Reloading configuration from ROCCAT device

Having changed computers, I would like to edit my ROCCAT ISKU keyboard and KONE mouse's keybindings and macros. However, loading up the driver software I only see the default configuration. Is it ...
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How can I stop my browser from scrolling while in a game?

Some games and programs use the scroll wheel to scroll or zoom, but if the main window is large enough, this will usually scroll the browser window as well, which will put the game off of the screen. ...
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Shortcut For Scrolling Left Or Right in Ubuntu

I've been using Ubuntu a bit for web development and I was wondering if there is a way to easily scroll left or right, without a mouse that has a left/right scroll wheel. The mouse I have currently is ...