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

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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 ...
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Can't switch screen in Mouse without Borders in both directions

I've been using Mouse without Borders for a while to control my laptop next to my computer. I already upgraded the laptop to Windows 10 and MwB still worked well, but some weeks ago i got a new 4k ...
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Keyboard/mouse 'sticks' while sticky keys are off on a custom built system

I have had issues with my keyboard and mouse “going crazy” when pressing buttons continously. System parts are listed below. motherboard: ASUS H97-PRO processor: Intel Core i5 graphics: Radeon R9 ...
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Mouse and Keyboard arent working

I have a Medion PC and over the last few weeks my mouse has stopped working completely. When I changed it to another usb-port it was working again. Today it suddenly stopped working at all. The mouse ...
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Logitech wireless keyboard(K270) malfunctioning on certain USB ports

I have a Logitech K270 wireless keyboard and a wireless M185 mouse that are connected via a single receiver to my laptop. When I connect the receiver to the port on the right(there is only one port ...
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Mouse pointer disappears when moving over the Virtualbox guest terminal? Why?

When I move the mouse pointer over the windows it disappears from that windows? What if I need to copy dome text from the guest terminal? Also, I cannot Use the menu key in the guest terminal in order ...
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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? [closed]

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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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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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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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 ...