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

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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 Pentium(R)...
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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 installed....
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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 ...
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iXCC Predator USB mouse shutting off

So I just picked up a new iXCC Predator USB mouse to replace my CMStorm devastator. I plugged it in, it was very smooth for about 10 minutes. Until it started shutting off randomly, it works when I ...
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Mouse wakes up computer even with the wake option off

I have a Windows 10 Laptop (which is used as a desktop) with a touchpad that I never use and a mouse that is not supposed to behave as it does. I have my computer set to use Away Mode, but I do not ...
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Right mouse button skips each 2nd click when CorelDRAW is running

After I start CorelDRAW x6 the right mouse button works every other time (I hit the button twice, but the PC behaves as if I hit it only once). This behaviour is the same whether CorelDRAW window is ...
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How to re-enable touchpad toggle in windows 10?

I have windows 10. Before upgrading, I could toggle the (Synaptics) touch pad via double tapping a soft button on the upper left corner of the touch pad, which (when disabled) lit up an amber light ...
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One bluetooth mouse for multiple windows in the same PC

I installed three windows 7 on my PC. Every time I switch from one to another, I have to unpair my bluetooth mouse and pair it again to use it, otherwise the mouse can not be found. Is there any way ...
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My mouse freezes for a few seconds then comes back every once in a while

I'm using Windows 10 and a Tecknet M268 mouse! The time varies, but periodically, my mouse disconnects (I know because the Windows sound effect for it plays) then after a few seconds reconnects. This ...
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Relative cursor (infinite mouse movement) for VirtualBox

I'm trying to play Fallout 2 in VirtualBox with Windows XP. The problem is that with low mouse sensitivity in game my mouse cursor is limited to a small box because it stops at the host system screen ...
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A non-exitable (with a mouse) fullscreen mode in a web browser

Let's imagine that I have some kind of a webpage which I want to display on a big screen in a public place. An interactive timetable, for example. I setup a computer, hide keyboard and leave the mouse ...
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Do KVM switches work with 144Hz Gsync gaming monitors?

I have a monitor that does 144Hz and Gsync at 2560x1440. It only uses displayport to support these features. Assuming I get a KVM that works with DisplayPort, if I use the KVM with this monitor, will ...
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How do I disable touchpad tap-to-click on an Acer Aspire v3 572?

Running Windows 7. I want to turn off the tap-to-click feature without disabling the whole touchpad.
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Laptop mouse power draw

I bought a mouse on amazon and one of the other customers was complaining about the mouse killing their battery incredibly fast so I tried to run the numbers and it doesn't seem to match my real world ...
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Mouse-scrolling nano in Terminal.app

In the OS X Terminal, we can use the mouse or trackpad to scroll in programs that use the alternate screen, such as less. This used to be possible in nano as well, both for local sessions as well as ...
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Can I change the acceleration for my trackpoint on Linux/X11?

I have a Thinkpad t450s with the physical trackpoint buttons. It uses the synaptics driver and shows up like this in xinput(1): ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer ...