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

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Toshiba C75D B7202 Windows 10 disable laptop trackpad and mouse

My fiancee and I just got a new Toshiba laptop, but whenever she uses the keyboard while on the Internet - any graze of the touchpad, or mouse buttons wreaks havoc on the Firefox and Waterfox ...
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Pass mouse events through tmux

I have noticed that scrolling in tmux is a hazzle and was wondering if it was possible to have tmux pass them along to the application or terminal. I may be understanding things wrong here but I have ...
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Nasty Virus, can't find or remove, prevents from clicking or interacting with forms, even task manager

two days ago I opened a GIF file that apparently wasn't really a GIF file. Now, my left mouse click button is the middle mouse button, forms are unclickable or typable (they are "frozen" but not ...
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Linux/KDE - How to stop trackpad cursor jumping when scrolling with one finger and clickin with thumb

I like to scroll with my index finger and click with my thumb in the lower half of the trackpad (rather than tapping, I like to actually click). Quite often when I do this, the cursor will jump to ...
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set the mouse pointer to be always on top (Windows 10)

Is it possible to have the mouse pointer always on top, Even if the current program hides it? I am using windows 10.
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How to change color of mouse pointer on OS X El Capitan?

I am trying to increase the visibility of my mouse pointer when using text editors with dark backgrounds. I cannot see the black mouse pointer and increasing the size does not help. The new feature ...
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Issue with Logitech G700s receiver (Linux and Windows)

I have a Logitech G710+ keyboard and the G700s Wireless Mouse. As i have a bad reception if I plug the receiver of the G700s in the back of the Computer I wanted to use the spare USB port on the ...
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Kensington mouse no longer working

I have a Kensington Pro Fit Wireless Mid-Size mouse. I also am using Windows 10. I have been using this mouse for a long time now and it all of a sudden stopped working. Now, I've tried updating the ...
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Mouse on VirtualBox (Ubuntu host) disfunct in full screen

I am using VirtualBox 5.0.4Ubuntu on a Ubuntu 14.04LTS host (Gnome Shell) with Windows XP and Windows 7 guests with current guest additions installed. The guests are running full screen with ...
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Mouse scroll wheel stops but sleeping computer fixes it

I have a Microsoft PS/2 mouse going through a LinksKey KVM to a Windows 8 desktop computer (and a laptop, but the laptop isn't affected). The mouse usually works fine, but occasionally the mouse ...
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To reverse the scrolling of Mighty Mouse in Windows 10 [duplicate]

I read this post but there is no Device Settings in my mouse configurations. How can you reverse the scrolling of mighty mouse in Windows 10?
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usb port doesnt provide enough power for my mouse

so this happened about 2-3 days ago my mouse suddenly stopped working and said device not recognized or something like that so I just bought a new one but this one isnt working either whenever I plug ...
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Cursor making squares on every device

I have a iball wireless keyboard and mouse combo. The mouse suddenly started moving against the mouse movement and finally started making square patterns on the screen.Fixes that I tried: ...
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Touchpad driver, that uses 2 separate fingers for clicking and moving? [closed]

The task Place a file in the middle of your desktop. Move your cursor to the top left corner of your desktop. Move your cursor to the bottom right corner of your desktop, while grabbing the file in ...
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Windows 8.1 bluetooth disables after a while

Since my Windows forcefully upgraded from 8 to 8.1 my Microsoft Designer Mouse stopped working properly. It's a Bluetooth Low Energy device. It pairs well. Works for some 3-7min and stops working. ...
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Notepad++ > Switch Tabs > Using side click of mouse scroll wheel

SHORT: How to switch between docs/tabs by side clicking mouse's scroll wheel? LONG: I updated Notepad++ to 6.8.3 and lost the abliity to switch tabs by clicking the mouse scroll wheel to the left ...
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Disable y axis mouse movement in DirectInput (Windows 10 x64)

How can I disable the y axis mouse movement in windows in DirectInput (Or the lowest level possible)? And for convenience have a hotkey to re-enable it back
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Using different receiver for a wireless mouse [duplicate]

Huge wireless devices being wasted everyday for not working the paired device or for losing such paired device. Best example is Wireless Mouse, Key Board. These devices work only with originally ...
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Windows 10: Any way to quickly remove and then re-pair a specific Bluetooth device?

I have a Bluetooth mouse which I generally like a lot. However, when I use it with Windows, the mouse will sometimes take an extremely long time (think upwards of two minutes) to wake up after being ...
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Windows-7 mouse and touchpad stops working, only restart helps

On my Dell Business Laptop (probably 3 years old) the mouse randomly stops working in Windows 7. The windows pointer will not move, even though I move the USB-mouse or use the built in touchpad. The ...
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Double click in any listbox in windows applications

I am facing a weird issue while double click in windows 7 embedded OS. Consider a listbox having several items and offers a double click functionality to open an item to show more details in separate ...
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How do I reduce the “touchpad mouse movement” area on Windows 10?

Whenever I click the left or right button on the touchpad, the mouse cursor moves a bit. This sometimes has the effect that when I for example try to click a button, the mouse cursor is moved and I ...
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Windows - Make it hard for mouse cursor to move between screens

I have a dual monitor setup on windows 10. I would like my mouse cursor to have a minimum velocoty to be able to move to another screen. Reason: I hate it when I am on the edge of the screen making ...
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Windows 10 applying registry mouse settings

When I manually change any mouse settings in the registry using either regedit or PowerShell (MouseSpeed, MouseThreshold1, MouseThreshold2 MouseTrails, etc.) in the registry under ...
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Sometimes when using VirtualBox the mouse “breaks”. Debian Stretch

When I'm setting things in settings many times I have a bug that my mouse doesn't respond. It's really annoying. It has an icon like when you're dragging something. I can't click anything and one ...
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Wireless mouse 4000 erratic with Windows 10

The last week my Microsoft mouse 4000 started being erratic. All the buttons and scroll functions work fine, it's the pointer: sometimes it works sometimes it doesn't. Move the mouse a touch the ...
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Mouse/keyboard product, replaced twice, all have issues

I bought a mouse and keyboard bundle from Amazon a couple of months ago. Within a week of use, the mouse button stopped working. Requested a replacement from Amazon, which I received Within a week, ...
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Is it possible to run windows 8.1 without monitor, keyboard or mouse?

I have windows 8.1 and a macro recorder installed in my laptop. The macrorecorder executes some internet tasks automatically everyday in a schedule. I would like to transfer this automatization ...
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Mouse left click interlocked with a Fn key

This suddenly happened, whenever I left click my mouse, the windows help center is opening (which I figured out, comes up if you press F1 key) So looks like, my left mouse click has been mapped to F1 ...
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How to configure shift + left click to be 'copy link' in Firefox

I want to copy some links into clipboard manager; the standard right click -> copy link is not convenient.
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 - Some keys are not accepted until the mouse moves

Hardware in question: A Gateway NE56R09h I've had a rummage around and see similar threads, but not quite the same as this issue. Perhaps semi-related, this issue appeared after reinstalling ...
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How to bind clicking both left and right mouse button to close window in openbox

How to bind clicking both left and right mouse button to close current window in openbox? I want to keep the middle button for other action.
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Using Dell middle trackpad button as middle mouse button?

I have one of the various Dell laptops that actually has 5 buttons around the trackpad (a Latitude E5550): I really like the middle mouse button and use it quite often, so I would like to use the ...
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How do I make it so that I can move the mouse and type at same time? [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo Flex3 and it is Windows 10. The internet isn't really helping me on this. Like none of the instructions on other links are helping me. Does anyone now how I can make it so that I can ...
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Windows 10 automatic repair loop not showing mouse [closed]

I upgraded my pc to windows 10 from windows 7. Everything is installed fine. I signed into the microsoft account and i set the pin. After that I rebooted pc and showed it me this: Your pc did not ...
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Middle mouse button stopped working

My Dell WM123 wireless mouse's middle button has stopped working. Clicking the scroll wheel in chrome used to open new tab or clicking it on any app pinned to the taskbar used to open another instance ...
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Locking mouse movement

I would like to find a way in which I could completely lock mouse movement and unlock it under certain conditions. Why? I dislike automatic mouselook in some videogames and would like to be able to ...
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Muting mouse click on specific part of tablet screen

My surface tablet has broken screen. It just automatically clicks a very specific part of the screen. So I can't use it because mouse cursor goes to that part with frequency higher than 1 click per ...
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Chrome doesn't react to my mouse click on Wayland

I compiled Wayland myself and start it in TTY console by typing in: weston-launch -- --backend=fbdev-backend.so I also installed Google Chrome stable and I'm able to start it in Wayland. The ...
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Strange focus/click issues with Logitech MX1100R wireless mouse

This is a wireless mouse used with a (also wireless) Logitech diNovo Edge keyboard, which has a mouse (trackwheel + buttons) built in. Both use a (different) Logitech BT receiver widget and worked ...
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Keyboard + mouse shortcut combination replacement for virtual desktop

I was fiddling with the virtual desktops feature on Windows 10 and would like to know if there's a way of replacing the standard Control + Windows Key + Arrow Keys with Control + Windows Key + Mouse ...
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Razer left/right click button swap without Synapse

I own a left-handed edition of a Razer Naga 2014 and am running Windows 8.1. I am tired of Synapse 2.0 and the extra "services" it installs. The only reason I require Synapse is because I am used to ...
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How to avoid ContextMenu after long mouse press in Firefox OS Simulator

I installed a chat app in Firefox OS Simulator. That app adds contextmenu event listeners, in which it allows me to remove individual messages. However, that event listener prevents me from ...
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How do I turn off the touch pad?

I have a Cyberpower laptop. All of my hardware was working perfectly bfore I upgraded to Windows 10. I have a USB mouse that is connected, however, my touch pad is still active. How can I turn off ...
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Mouse acting weird on old PC

So I have an old desktop computer with Windows XP on it(yes,shame on me--but I dont use it much so), and ive always had a problem on it that I never really took care of since I dont use this PC ...
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Microsoft Edge - back button on mouse not working

Back button on my mouse doesn't work in Microsoft Edge. It works in IE 11, Firefox, Windows Explorer etc. just not in Edge... Is this issue of Edge or is there something wrong with my setup? I'm ...
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mouse not recognised after restoring pc back to factory default

Restored my pc back to factory settings as have bought new one. It is running Windows 10 but will not recognise the mouse now. USB ports are working fine but just will not accept the mouse - which ...
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Hacking using Wireless Mouse Dongle

Yesterday my boss borrowed my wireless mouse and returned it after using it for 2/3 hours. I want to know if he can install something in the connector/dongle to hack my system or access my system? ...
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Xorg and setting mouse properties

I bought myself a Logitech Trackman Marble Mouse and found some information about how to configure the buttons. I settled on the following configuration: xinput set-button-map "Logitech USB ...
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Mouse scrolling within a context menu [Windows]

For some instances, I do have a long right click context menu which results in some options being hidden, requiring clicking of the 'up' and 'down' buttons to see them. However, a mouse scroll is ...