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Mouse not working in Windows XP

My friend has a system with Pentium 4 processor and Windows XP. Please help me figure out why the mouse is not working. The mouse cursor is showing even if the mouse is removed from the system. It is ...
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Mouse wheel suddenly scrolls 7 times faster than usual

I'm using a Windows XP image in VirtualBox. Then my scroll wheel suddenly began scrolling 21 lines at each tick instead of the usual 3. Why it does this and how can I reset it? It's very annoying and ...
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Mouse wheel stuck down, how to remap a broken button.

My mouse wheel is pressed inside and stuck. I can't seem to fix it. I am not able to get a new mouse at short terms either. I have the feeling the middle mouse button is pressed continuously which is ...
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Windows XP (Home) Keyboard and mouse don't work

Okay, let me paint the picture: I recently got a new build, using an old (unused but slightly scratched) Windows XP disc until I can afford 7. However, my mouse (Razer Deathadder) and keyboard (Razer ...
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562 views

USB Devices Lose Power / Stop Working after OS (XP SP 3) loads

After suffering a BSOD, I switched off my Dell Dimension. When I turned it back on and it reached the XP login screen, both my USB mouse and keyboard lost power. I turned it back on and hit F2 to ...
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Why does my Windows XP mouse cursor jumps around?

I have Windows XP SP3 on a Dell Latitude D610. The problem is that my mouse cursor jumps around the screen when I move it or click. I tried to reinstall it, but again that problem occurs. Is there a ...
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Why is `csrss.exe` called every time I move the mouse?

After my windows xp sp3 boots and all cpu activity dimms, I observed what happens when I just move the mouse in circles on an empty spot on the desktop: First exporer.exe is called and then csrss.exe. ...
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Is USB supported in safe mode on XP?

According Microsoft, "Universal Serial Bus Devices Do Not Work in Safe Mode" under XP. However, in my testing this is incorrect. USB keyboards, mice and flash drives seem to work fine in safe mode (I ...
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Why does my mouse pointer keep disappearing?

My PC has developed a strange problem in that my mouse pointer disappears when it is placed over certain apps. There doesn't seem to be a reason why the problem starts on any given day. Typically it ...
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1answer
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Cannot find Power Management Tab in XP

I have the problem that when I send my computer to sleep it wakes if you bump the table, floor, burp etc. I have read many threads that say go to Device Manager > Mouse > Properties > Power Management ...
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959 views

Synergy reports connected but mouse doesn't hop between screens

I'm using synergy between two windows computers (Windows 7 32-bit, acting as the server part, and Windows XP 32-bit, as a client). I'm running the server part as admin, as suggested in some posts ...
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Easy way to turn middle click to right click? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Generic mouse button remapping utility/driver I'm using an old wireless mouse, and the right click on it seems to have stopped working. Is there an easy way for me to ...
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How to increase mouse sensitivity beyond normal limit?

It's one faster. My office PC (DELL) runs WinXP. It has an el-cheapo DELL laser mouse. I find that maximum mouse sensitivity in Control Panel is not fast enough for me. Is there a way to take my ...
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Moved existing XP installation to Virtualbox, but mouse and keyboard not recognized

I have a dualboot system, Ubuntu and WinXP. I wanted to run my existing XP installation as a virtual machine under Ubuntu, so I installed Virtualbox, and followed the instructions on this page: ...
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1answer
982 views

My PC blocks the mouse and keyboard after power on, is it a virus or what?

My PC after power on blocks the mouse and keyboard, is it a virus or what? After few second windows freeze and all the keyboard and mouse movement do not works. I have Windows XP SP3. How can I ...
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My computer indicates that my mouse is plugged? [closed]

My computer indicates that my mouse is plugged. What does this mean?
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Mouse wheel scrolling not working inside Google Chrome. But working in Firefox, any solution?

Scrolling with the mouse wheel is not working in Google Chrome (on Windows), but works fine in Firefox and Internet Explorer. Chrome Version: 9.0.597.15 dev OS: Windows XP
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Installed Ubuntu 10.10 alongside Windows XP Pro. When I pick XP from grub the keyboard and mouse no longer work

I am having issues being able to login to Windows XP Pro after installing Ubuntu: Windows XP Pro was installed first (has been installed for quite a while now, not a fresh install - patched to ...
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1answer
725 views

Bind alt+shift+control+f to middle mouse click

I used to achieve the result explained in title easily and happily with Logitech Setpoint but nowadays it just work with logitech mice and I have not one. Is there any free software to obtain the same ...
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1answer
486 views

mouse and keyboard are not working after changing the motherboard?

I am just changed the motherboard of my PC, My USB mouse and Keyboard (PS2) aren't recognised by my computer. IS this problem because of my new motherboard?
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Vista Remote Desktop Mouse Drag Not Working

I've been using Remote Desktop to connect from a Windows Vista machine to a Windows XP machine. Everything used to work fine, but a few weeks ago I found that I could not drag things with my mouse. ...
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641 views

In Windows xp, how can I make the mouse cursor move off one edge of the screen onto the other?

It'd be useful if I could make the mouse cursor so that when the mouse cursor is for example near the right of the screen.. and I want it at the far left of the screen.. it'd be useful if I could just ...
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Horizontal scrolling with mouse wheel/keyboard in Excel 2003?

How can I scroll horizontally in Excel 2003 using the mouse wheel with the keyboard? Operating system is Windows XP.
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Logitech Optical Mouse Frozen In Middle of Windows XP Pro Screen

I have a Logitech Optical Mouse/Keyboard. I have been using them just fine with the system drivers for almost a year now. I recently updated my Kaspersky software and rebooted. Now the mouse is ...
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Best uses for extra mouse buttons [closed]

I use Windows XP, and I have a 5-button mouse. My question is: what is the most useful thing you have used your extra mouse buttons for? Right now, I have set button 4 to be the middle click, and ...
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Synergy Client Mouse Speed (Slow)

I'm using synergy+ with Windows XP as a server and a CentOS client. The mouse speed on the client (Linux) seems really slow. Is there a way to have the mouse speed from the server persist to the ...
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How to fix my mouse?

I just reinstalled Windows XP - while it was installing I didn't notice that the mouse wasn't plugged in. Once the instalation was complete my mouse doesn't work. The pointer shows up when Windows ...
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1answer
360 views

Windows XP can't remember my mouse cursor speed settings

In Control Panel > mouse, Windows XP seems can't remember my cursor speed settings. I need to set it every time after restart. What could be wrong?
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1answer
261 views

Troubleshooting input device detection in Windows Xp Pro Sp3

My laptop (Acer travelmate 4152NlCi)doesn't respond to the keyboard and mouse anymore while booting in Windows Xp Pro Sp3. i can't type the password and login. I have Opensuse 11.0 on it as well and ...
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USB port not recognising mouse on first bootup

On a computer here when first powered on the USB wired mouse is not recognised. The light under the mouse is not lit up. Other usb hub's and keyboards work fine. Disconnecting it and reconnecting it ...
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Windows XP runs New Hardware Wizard for usb keyboard and mouse, can't find drivers

I have a PC that up until a couple days ago was working fine. I moved it from one site to another and now when I plug in the USB mouse or keyboard (the same ones that were working previously) XP ...
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3answers
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Emulate middle mouse click by pressing the two buttons at the same time

I upgraded the driver of my Synaptics Touchpad under XP and I can no longer press the left and right buttons simultaneously to simulate a middle click. How can I turn this back on?
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How to get Windows XP to play a sound on mouse clicks

Is it possible to play a sound each time the mouse button is pressed in Windows? We have some touch screens PC's that run Windows XP, and would like them to beep when pressed so the users know they ...
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Mouse won't work in XP on Latitude

I have a Latitude D630 Laptop with a Fresh Windows XP install that won't work with a generic external USB mouse. It recognizes the device has been put in but fails to install it. USB keyboards work ...
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Windows XP Mouse button stuck — Software issue

I have a strange issue. A Windows XP machine had a virus. The machine was then re-imaged to a previous point in time. Then all of the Windows Updates were applied. Now, at about the same time of ...
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Increase mouse speed

Is there any application available for Windows XP that allows you to tweak the mouse speed without needing to restart the OS. I've recently gotten the Microsoft IntelliMouse Explorere 3.0, but im ...
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Adjust cursor speed separately for several mice [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows: Possible to have custom mouse profiles? I have two mice on my computer: one that I really like for use in desktop applications (Microsoft Arc Mouse), and a ...
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Logitech wheel middle click not working in XP

On my previous PC (same os, same trackball (Logitech TrackMan Wheel) I was able to middle click tabs in firefox and visual studio to close them (and middle click links in FF to open in new tabs). I ...
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352 views

How to select text always precisely from mouse like we can do always from keyboard?

How to select text always precisely from mouse like we can do always from keyboard?
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706 views

Mouse and Keyboard Stop Working on Startup

I have a Dell Optiplex 330 and have recently done a Windows XP repair. After it was finished I was able to use the computer just fine. Now I take it back to it's original location and plug in the ...
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My mouse stops moving the pointer after a few minutes of inactivity

I'm using a Gigaware wireless optical mouse on Windows XP. After the mouse is inactive for about five minutes — keyboard activity doesn't matter — moving the mouse doesn't move the mouse ...
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Why is my mouse pointer moving on its own?

After two months of working correctly, I am experiencing an strange and very annoying problem. My mouse pointer is moving on its own. If I move the mouse to the left, as soon as I stop the movement, ...
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How to stop mouse “pausing”

My Microsoft mouse recently stopped working, so I purchased an AOpen O-35G, plug and play. No software came with it and I was advised to "just plug it in". I did this, and it worked, although some of ...
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Autohotkey … modifying the mouse/touchpad pointer speed?

Is there any way (using autohotkey or not) to create a shortcut (two, actually) for modifying the mouse/touchpad pointer speed ? I have two mices, and one touchpad, which I use alternatively ... and ...
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Is it possible to lock the mouse to one screen?

I have a dual-screen setup, but it bogs me that whenever I play a 3d game and want to scroll somewhere by touching the edge of the screen with the cursor, it moves to the next screen. The ...
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Mouse anti-tremor solution?

My 73 year old mother is a surprisingly savvy computer user. She uses her computer for research almost daily. As she has gotten older, she has developed a tremor in both hands. This makes using the ...
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Why does my computer erratically scroll up and down?

I am running Windows XP with SP3 on a 2002 Gateway machine. For the last few days I have experienced the problem of erratic scrolling that seems to have a mind of its own. If I am on a window with a ...
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Why did my mouse/trackpad suddenly stop working on my MacBook under Windows XP?

My mouse and track pad have suddenly stopped working on my MacBook, which is running Windows XP from BootCamp. Both the USB mouse and the trackpad work fine in OS X. The device manager says that the ...
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my mouse scroll wheel doesn't scroll

It's only a minor thing but i can't solve it. I have a ps2 mouse on win xp sp3. the wheel has stopped scrolling in all apps however in apps that support it i can click the wheel and bring up the ...
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How can I activate the window my mouse is currently hovering over?

Is there a program that can make my mouse in Windows XP act like the mouse in Solaris (e.g. the window the mouse is hovering over is activated without bringing it forward).