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

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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. ...
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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 ...
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Mouse is lagging on Windows 10

My mouse keeps lagging for no reason. I got it today, it's a Logitech M705. It's wireless. The one before wasn't and I had no problems with that one. I tried searching on forums, but I didn't find an ...
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Mouse cursor goes off right side of screen

I've already googled this problem, none of the solutions worked. My mouse cursor keeps going off right side of screen. There's no second monitor, and it's set to display only on one monitor (extend ...
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Using scroll wheels as mouse movement?

i got this mouseand i want ask, if its possible to use the two scroll wheels as mouse movement? The upper wheel for vertical movement and the bottom one for horizontal movement. I already tried the ...
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I am confusing with the concepts: Input and Output devices

Concepts: "An INPUT is data that a computer receives. An OUTPUT is data that a computer sends." (Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/) For example I am going to work with a MOUSE (input device). I ...
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Windows detects no mouse clicks inside a small area of the screen

A strange problem has developed on my Windows 10 machine. When I'm in Windows, if I click inside a certain area in the centre of the screen, the mouse click does not register, and if the cursor should ...
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Ubuntu mouse scroll moves cursor instead of entire view

When I use the mouse scroll in a window which has a cursor (such as a text editor), the scroll controls the cursor position instead of the scrollbar on the right. Similarly, when I'm in a window which ...
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Can I set a minimal time required between clicks for a double-click? [duplicate]

This might be a bit of a weird question and usually easily solvable, but company restrictions prevent me from doing this the easy way, so please bear with me. In my office work-space I've been ...
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Keyboard and Mouse not working after wake up; independent of OS

When I did a full reinstall of Windows and Linux Mint, I changed all the settings of the mainboard to boot in UEFI and turned off all compatibility settings like xHCI hand-off and so on. I was at ...
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Trouble with mouse pad after installing/booting up Ubuntu 16.04

So I just received on old laptop from a friend and currently trying to install Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on the laptop. Here are the specs of the laptop: Brand: ASUS Memory: 2.8 GiB Processor: Intel ...
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My USB mouses aren't working on my windows XP. Do I need to use a PS/2 interface mouse?

So i found this old windows XP, and i plugged in the mouse got it started up, but the cursor on the screen wouldn't move. i tried many mouses and every port on the tower. One mouse glowed red, meaning ...
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How can I Show/Display Mouse Clicks on my Monitor in Windows 10? [duplicate]

Is there a windows options to display when the mouse is clicked in Windows 10?Similar to the animation for locating the mouse via CTRL? I do screen recordings for software testing. I can set these ...
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Keyboard and Mouse sharing before login with OS X Yosemite

Are there any solutions available that would enable sharing a mouse and keyboard connected to a Windows machine (specifically Windows 10) with a Mac running OS X Yosemite before the Mac has been ...
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CentOS Switching off USB Ports when installing on Linux

I have a PC that I want to install CentOS on. It currently has Ubuntu running on it. When I boot from the CentOS Installation Drive (USB) the keyboard and mouse turn off, thus I cannot continue the ...
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Windows 7 not receiving input from Logitech G105 keyboard & Logitech B100 mouse, Ubuntu handles it fine

I have used this keyboard/mouse combo for years with no issues. I unplugged both to use elsewhere for a few days. The computer remained on for the entire duration that they were disconnected, sitting ...
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Disable mouse button bindings in Chrome

I use X-Mouse to edit the bindings of the side keys on my mouse, and normally they're set to switch to either the left or right virtual desktop. However, whenever I start up Chrome, X-Mouse no longer ...
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Accessing BIOS using mouse only

My keyboard is not working but I can access my windows 10 BIOS. Using mouse I can change the bios settings But I can't save this settings by mouse. So after restarting computer works on previous ...
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Mouse sensitivity

So, I got a new mouse just 5 days ago. It's the X3ME 2 from MSI. It's a cool looking gaming mouse and it really fits into my hand nicely but the problem with it is that when I play fps games and lift ...
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Microsoft mouse and keyboard centre all wrong

I have a MS Laser Mouse 5000 and Comfort Curve Keyboard 3000. I recently upgraded to W10 and just downloaded Microsoft mouse and keyboard centre. Firstly, it detects I have a totally different ...
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Is it possible to write software for a keyboard?

I just got a new Cooler Master Octane keyboard+mouse combo, but it doesn't come with any software, so I can't modify the keys, or change any function...is there a way to write some simple software for ...
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Touchpad freezing after Windows 10 update on ELAN input device

I upgraded to Windows 10 since a week, the first issue that disappointed me is this mouse freezing when I'm typing. I googled two days, trying all solutions, nothing worked. I have ELAN device with ...
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My Windows 8 computer is booting up with USB disabled, so I can't log in

My Windows 8 computer has today started booting up (or possibly restarting) with the USB ports disabled, which means that my USB keybaord and mouse are not working, and I can't log in. I can press the ...
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Dont move mouse cursor on touch screen touch (laser control)

I control laser software as a hobby and do it with a Surface Pro 3. Is there a way to prevent a touch screens' mouse cursor moving to the spot you press on screen with your finger? See here ...
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VNC connection without video

I'd like to use the VNC protocol to remotize keyboard and mouse only, that is just like a regular VNC session but without the video. Typical usage scenario could be controlling a PA video system, a ...
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Windows10 - 64bit - PS/2 mouse scroll wheel not working

Ever since I installed Windows10 - 64bit, my PS/2 mouse scroll wheel is not working in some software, but working great in other things. Not working in Start - All Apps, Not working in Edge broswer. ...
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AULA Ghost Shark driver download

I bought a AULA Ghost Shark from one of my friends, but he did not have the driver. I thoght that i could just download it online but i cant find it anywhere (i cant even find their website). Do ...
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USB Gaming mouse not working on Windows 10

I recently bought a new Laptop. HP, Windows 10. I used my Gaming mouse DragonWar Thor ELE-G9 with my previous Windows 8.1 Laptop. Now the mouse has some plug problem and only works on 1 port on my old ...
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Tmux mouse selection resets scrolling position

When I scroll in a pane, my current shell prompt is not on the screen anymore, then I select anything (for example when I am explaining to a colleague something, just to point a line), the result will ...
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One mouse click, two separate and simultaneous events

Two laptops (both running same OSX). I want to click one thing (it can be a mouse button, or it can be a key, It doesn't matter), and have both computers recognize it. This would mean (if it was the ...
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Windows 8.1 mouse locked at 30fps on 60fps monitor

On my PC I am able to play a couple of games at 60fps, and my monitor refresh rate is 60fps. However, when I move my mouse around on the desktop and drag Windows from one place to another it's kind of ...
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my mouse pointer in my laptop is not moving

I have asusX555LN laptop. My problem is when I turn on my laptop,after some time My laptop's mouse pointer get stuck. I can not move my mouse pointer through mousepad.. what should I do? I have ...
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USB Mouse and Keyboard functions in BIOS, but not in Windows 7

Relevant specs: Windows 7 Pro 64-bit ASUS M4N78 Pro Chipset: nVidia GeForce 8300 CPU: AMD Phenom II 945 Mem: 8GB DDR2 800 Details: Replaced MB, CPU, RAM. Booting into BIOS, USB keyboard and ...
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Mouse cursor much larger on secondary displays

I have a Windows 10 laptop with a high resolution (3840x2160), high DPI built in display. I have two "standard" external 1920x1080 monitors attached to the laptop to use for extended desktop. One of ...
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Linux: How can the back/forward mouse buttons be configured to drag and resize windows?

My Logitech mouse has one extra button for going back, and another one for going forward. I figure I'd get more use out of them if I could instead use those two buttons to drag and resize windows, ...
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Mouse renames documents when I'm saving in Windows 8.1 pro

Every time I try to save a document in Windows 8.1 pro, when I open the folder to which I'd like to save the document, the "save as" takes on the name of the first document that the mouse hovers over. ...
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Mouse freezes briefly after being recognised

I am using an ATEN US224 USB switch to control my Windows and Linux PCs at work, in an attempt to reduce keyboard/mouse clutter on my desk. For security reasons the two PCs operate on separate ...
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Mouse delay when typing

I have a delay when it's after I type my mouse doesn't move after a few seconds I stop typing, I had a virus on my computer I restarted it's whole system and I did this yesterday. I just re-downloaded ...
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Mouse lag opening chrome

After upgrading my CPU to a new i5 6660k everytime I open Chrome the mouse pointer lag for 1 second than it's smooth. My mouse is a Logitech G502 and I've the latest Logitech Gaming Software ...
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Mouse jumps around in games when pressing middle mouse button

The problem I experience is happening when pressing the middle mouse button (or equivalently "mouse wheel button") in a game where you can aim with the cursor. I am using a "Mad Catz R.A.T 3"-mouse ...
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Mouse control panel starts on a custom tab instead of windows default tab. How to change back?

The installed drivers for the touchpad on my laptop have highjacked the default behavior for the mouse control panel window and starts it on its own custom tab. How do I revert that to the default ...
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My mouse gets unresponsive when my system runs CPU intensive jobs. How can I find out if it's the mouse or some other component's fault?

I have a Asus Laptop (UX501J) running Windows 10. When my system runs CPU intensive jobs such as compiling code, my mouse gets unresponsive rather often. During these CPU-heavy tasks, my mouse gets ...
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Win 7 Pro 64 will not recognize Keyboard & Mouse - defaults to OSK

I am currently running Windows 7 Pro on my PC (new computer). I have found that in the last couple of months my keyboard has ceased being recognized by the OS. By this I mean, most of my special ...
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Loud beeping noise when USB port is used with dongle

I currently have a Msi latop and i often use a wireless controller that uses a dongle. Whenever i place the dongle in a different usb port along with my mouse or in some cases randomly i lose the ...
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How do i configure a Logitech G502 Spectrum under Linux?

I'm thinking about buying a Logitech G502 Spectrum (the G502 with RGB LEDs) but as I am running Linux (Speciified in Debian @ work, ubuntu @work and archlinux @home) I am woundering how to setup ...