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

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What is this mouse cursor? [on hold]

This mouse cursor is appearing when I try to play minecraft fullscreen, and bumps me to the desktop on any click (left or right). What is it?
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Binding a button on my mouse to scroll wheel actions

To make this perfectly clear, I do NOT want to bind my mouse scrolling to emulate a button. I want to push my scroll wheel to the left and have it scroll up, while pushing it to the right makes it ...
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How can I block the ASUS Touchpad driver from working on Win10?

I need to turn the touchpad off, since it is gone crazy and keeps jittering CONSTANTLY. As such, I have tried to do it several times, but it doesn't work. Going on the Device Manager, and ...
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Disable USB's including mouse and keyboard, enable with key combo

I have a specific scenario where I have a computer displaying cameras on screen but the operators keep plugging USB's and keyboard/mouse into it. I am aware that I can disable the USB storage ...
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How to prevent mouse events being captured by an unfocused window?

Mouse events are being captured by unfocused windows when the mouse is over them in Windows 10. This is wreaking havoc on my ability to watch videos on my secondary monitor while playing a game on the ...
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Mouse selection in Office products?

I am always pulling my hairs out of my head when I have to use Microsoft Office. Especially when it comes to select a piece of text with the mouse. I would like to clarify this once for all. ...
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Windows 7 freezes when removing keyboard and mouse

I set up 8 or so rack mount Windows 7. I wanted to remote desktop into the systems after getting them on the network. The problem is I don't have a KVM and I moved the USB keyboard from system to ...
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Toggle Window Transparency With Autohotkey Mouse Hover?

I'd like to obscure a windows contents, until I very quickly "peek" at it with a mouse hover, and then have it return to being obscured/transaprent/etc. when I remove the mouse from the window. Ive ...
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Win7 x64 Taskbar: Add Icon for Specific Tab in Mouse Properties?

The touchpad on my laptop is OK when I need it, but I like to turn it off when I'm using the mouse. To do this, I go into Control Panel > Mouse > UltraNav tab > uncheck Enable TouchPad. I'd prefer to ...
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how to make less pager respond to scroll wheel and not clear the screen

I know about answers like how-to-make-mouse-wheel-scroll-the-less-pager-using-bash-and-gnome-terminal, which is to remove the -X flag from the $LESS environment variable. But I would like to do both ...
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Mouse missing on Nextbook computer tablet [on hold]

My mouse is missing on my Nextbook 8.1. It was working in maybe June 9-22 and poof, it's disappeared. I didn't do anything to make it disappear and I have tried everything that people say around the ...
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bluetooth mouse and keyboard on surface pro interfere

Over the last few years, I've used a number (I've got 4 sets!) of: https://www.kogan.com/au/buy/wireless-bluetooth-keyboard-and-mouse-combo/ to connect full size keyboards and mice to my tablets and ...
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Dual monitors: how to enable cursor edge stickyness

I have recently put up my dual monitor setup, i was looking forward having the Sticky Cursor, but that feature didn't automatically turned on. So i have been looking around, tried messing a little ...
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Make Logitech G502 mouse do nothing in certain applications

I bought a Logitech G502 mouse and installed software from here. But when I opened it up to customize my mouse buttons, there was not an option to make the mouse button do nothing in a certain app. ...
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scroll bar stuck at bottom of screen

This problem has been occurring since yesterday. My laptop in on dual boot-Windows 8/Ubuntu. As soon as a webpage is opened or some folder is accessed, the scroll bar shoots to the bottom of the page ...
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How to change microswitches (left/right “mouse button”) on Logitech G700?

I already have the new microswitches (left and right mousebutton). Seems like the original ones are for 10 Million clicks, my new ones are for 20 M - OMRON D2FC-F-7N(20M). That's just for whoever ...
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Can I use touch input instead of a cursor with Chrome Remote Desktop?

I'm currently using my mobile device to access my laptop running Windows 8.1 via the Chrome Remote Desktop app. It works fine, however I find it not user friendly having to drag my finger across the ...
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How to set relative display size in Windows 10?

I'm currently configuring my displays in Windows 10. I have a central monitor which is bigger and runs at a higher resolution than the two surrounding monitors. As such, whenever I move my mouse ...
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Often mouse stutter on windows 10

I have a really annoying issue where windows 10 freezes/stutters almost every second for a small period of time. It's best noticeable when I move my mouse around in circles. As the mouse moves, every ...
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My mouse scroll button changes volume instead of scrolling

Since yesterday, my mouse scroll button isnt working as it has to. Once i try to scroll down a page, my sound goes down, same with scrolling up->sound increases. Other buttons also not working as ...
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Vagrant / VirtualBox, share mouse and keyboard (mouse integration)

I want to run my IDE within a Vagrant/VirtualBox VM. So I would like to open a view of the VM and interact with the IDE GUI as if it were running on my host. However I've only found two modes for the ...
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Mouse cursor intermittently skips around (Win7)

On occasion my mouse cursor will inexplicably skip to another part of my text. This happens both in my email client (Windows Live Mail) and in text fill-in fields in my browser (Firefox, several ...
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While using RDC with two monitors, mouse click occurred not where mouse was

I have a server running Windows Server 2008 R2 and a local machine running Windows 7. Local machine is connected to two monitors and when connecting via RDC to the server, both monitors (TVs) are used ...
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Can't Open Mouse Settings in Control Panel - Windows 8

When I click on any mouse related items anywhere in the Control Panel windows nothing happens. When I click on other links the options open. There are no mouse related entries in the Dell program ...
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Is it possible to set up two-finger drag on OS X with Apple Magic Mouse?

Is it possible to set up two-finger simultaneous tap on the Apple's Magic Mouse to be recognised as drag? Simply that I could tap with two fingers on the magic mouse and then drag content by moving ...
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How to reconnect a mouse to its receiver?

I have a cheap wireless mouse and it was working great but I bought a new mouse and both were connected but after a few hours the old mouse connected to the new mouse's receiver and won't work with ...
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Windows 10 Synaptics no Control Panel and Middle Click

Today i upgraded from Win7 to Win10. First problem i noticed was that the three finger middle click was not working. So i tried to go to the Synaptics Control Panel to fix it. But i coulnd't find it. ...
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Driver error “Report Descriptor was not byte aligned”

This device cannot start. (Code 10) Report Descriptor was not byte aligned. I got this mouse from Amazon. Worked amazingly well for a few weeks. I unplugged the received and used it on my ...
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Microsoft Wireless Mouse not working correctly after upgrade to Windows 10

After upgrading to Windows 10 I am finding a weird issue with the Wireless Optical Mouse 5000. Clicks (left and right) simply fail to register on some UI elements though it works fine in all non OS ...
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Why do all wireless mice have unresponsive movements with my computer?

My Dell desktop computer doesn't seem to be able to work well with wireless mouse. I've tried 3 different 2.4ghz wireless mice so far, and they all appear jerky. The cursor would stutter and is not ...
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How do you enable focus follows mouse in Windows 10

I'd like raise-on-click and sloppy focus-follows-mouse on Windows 10 because this is the setup I've been using on Windows and Linux for years. Under Windows 10, I tried the regedit Xmouse changes ...
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Windows 10 mouse catches in corner [duplicate]

I upgraded to Windows 10 from 7. I have 2 monitors with the same resolution arranged horizontally. If I move the mouse cursor to the top or bottom of one monitor, then try to move it to the other ...
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problems using both mouse buttons in my touchpad using Windows 10

I have an a dell 3537 laptop and my problem is related to my touchpad driver (I think). Usually when I click on both mouse buttons it performs like clicking on the middle mouse button on regular ...
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Start blank screensaver, disable mouse to wake

I'm looking for a way to turn off my monitor screen and disable mouse input from switching it back on (while staying logged in) I need to use the screensaver function as the default built in ...
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Mouse stutters on start up, but works normal after a few minutes

I've recently got a new computer, and I've noticed when I turn it out, the mouse stutters at first. For the first few minutes, I can move the mouse for a second, then it freezes for a few seconds, ...
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Updated Laptop From Windows 8.1 to 10. Mouse now functionally disappears after logging in

I've just updated my laptop to Windows 10. Everything seems fine: I can type and move my mouse up until I enter my password to log into the laptop. From there the mouse not just "disappears" but is ...
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Couple's Computing: Easy way for wife to get some mouse clicks in on my computer?

My wife and I... have a wall of screens. 1 for her, 4 for me. (It's unfair.) About 26 sq ft of screen mounted on the wall. So sometimes, it would be nice if she could just move her mouse over from ...
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Can't select text with touchpad

I have Acer v3-371 with Linux Mint 17.2 and I have some problems with touchpad. I don't have right touchpad button, it only works if I turn on in settings that two fingers on touchpad are recognized ...
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Mouse sensor stopped working

The other night, I ran into a problem with my mouse (Corsair M65). Aroung an hour or two after I start my computer, my mouse sensor suddenly stops working. The buttons work fine, I just cant move the ...
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Why can't I move my mouse while holding down a key?

I can't use my mouse while holding down, say, up, down, space and other certain keys. Does any one know how to resolve this? I've seen it in forums for windows 7 and 8 but not 10. I've never had this ...
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Google Chrome: Unable to select and scroll down simultaneously

When selecting text in Chrome, I am able to scroll up but I am not able to scroll down, while the selection is going on. What I mean is that when I select text that is larger than the page showing on ...
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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 ...