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

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WiFi mouse prevents Wifi network

I have recently bought Defender MM-025 black mouse. I use it for laptop which is connected to home WiFi network. The problem is that when I connect the mouse receiver to the laptop, the internet speed ...
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(MAC) - Is it possible to be running a macro loop in the background while I work in another window?

I'm trying to essentially create a virtual mouse of some sort to run a macro in the background whilst I do other things in other windows without disrupting the process. Any software available to ...
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Disable touchpad when using mouse in Win 10 on HP EliteBook 8440p

Is there a way of doing this on my laptop? I once found a solution on an old Toshiba for Win7 (something I had to download) but that one died and I got a Dell (also Win7) where that option was ...
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Chrome devtools: How to change the touch emulation pointer shadow color

The devtools in Chrome/Chromium provide a device emulation for hand-held devices with touch screens. In this mode, the mouse pointer changes into a circular "shadow" to emulate a finger tip. The ...
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Not disable, but make the windows button on sculpt ergonomic mouse send XBUTTON2 message (winapi prespective)

As expected, the two extra buttons on all mosuses send XBUTTON1 and XBUTTON2 message. However with sculpt ergonomic mouse, the windows button does not send this. Apparently it sends the right windows ...
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Weibo wireless mouse problems

So about 2 weeks ago I bought a Weibo wireless mouse. In the beginning it was great. Then the cursor started moving about 3-4 on the screen (usually up). No matter if use the mouse or not. It just ...
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wireless mouse causes loss of conecction on windows 8 hp laptop netgear router

Every time I plug my wireless mouse in I lose my wifi conecction seconds later it comes and goes but never stays on very long the mouse keeps connection what is causing this and how do I fix this ...
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Missing cursor when using dual display

Setup: Mac OS X 10.10.05 , VMWare Fusion 7.1.2 , Windows 7, dual external displays. Requirement: I need to use specific drivers for a ThinkPad keyboard with TrackPoint and TrackPad so I have added ...
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Lost keyboard control using Virtualbox to guest Windows 7 on Mac

I run Vbox on a Mac(latest update) to run Windows 7. Updated to new version of Vbox and guest edition. Now everytime I try to run Windows 7, I get a message that I lost control of keyboard and mouse. ...
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How do I change the batteries in my wireless mouse?

How do I change the batteries in my Logitech M215 wireless mouse? I have lost the instructions and it has a blinking red light.
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Prevent mouse over to give focus in ConEmu

In ConEmu, when I have multiple pane active, if I move the mouse cursor over one of these panes, they are going to get the focus (even if I don't click on them). Is it possible to disable this ...
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How can I disable touchpad functionality of the mouse keys of my Fujitsu Lifebook E744?

My Fujitsu E744 notebook has an integrated touchpad, i.e. the mouse keys are also part of the touchpad and sensitive to finger swipes translating into cursor movements. This is extremely annoying for ...
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How to match windows and linux mouse speed (with acceleration turned ON)

I have Ubuntu at work and Windows 7 at my home. Mouse speed on both OSes are very different so I feel very painful to adjust from one to another when I get to office in the morning and get back home ...
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New Microsoft Mouse, Now Outlook Scroll Speed Slow

OS: Windows 8.1 Mouse: Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic I plugged in the mouse today, and even after adjusting both the Windows scroll speed settings in Control Panel and the settings within the "Microsoft ...
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How to permanently remove a device from Device Manager

For a couple of days now, whenever I start up my PC or Scan for Hardware Changes in Device Manager, a second 'HID-compliant mouse' appears. All this does is constantly move my cursor down, and can ...
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Odd, “ghost failure” random USB mouse disconnects

Like a month ago while playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive my mouse just randomly disconnected and reconnected a few times, for a few moments, then disconnected. I was using exactly the same PC ...
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Mouse scroll doesn't work in Windows 10 start menu

The Windows 10 start menu doesn't want to obey my mouse scroll. Scrolling works with my keyboard's touchpad, and the touchscreen. I've tried running Windows Troubleshooter on Mouse settings to no ...
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Windows 10 HID mouse device driver corrupted or missing

Suddenly after a power failure which caused my PC to shutdown abruptly, I noticed that the mouse pointer was missing after I started the PC. When I went to see the device status, the device was ...
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Touch Pad and External Mouse Behaving erractically after installing Synaptics Drivers in Samsung Laptop

Everything was going good, before I installed Synaptics touchpad drivers. I recently upgraded to Windows 10 so my previous drivers were incompatible so i decided to upgrade drivers, in previous ...
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PS/2 Mouse not recognized at Windows XP startup

I have a PS/2 Logitech optical mouse connected through a KVM to a system running Windows XP. When the system starts up the mouse will not respond (does not appear to be getting power, optical light ...
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Applications frequently losing mouse focus

I am programming in Windows 7 and the applications I am using are increasingly losing mouse focus; the system, at times, is unusable as a result. A restart does not solve the problem, Microsoft ...
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How to use mouse actions (left-click) in combination with keyboardshortcuts

I would like to include mouse/trackpad actions (specifically left-click) into a keyboard-shortcut. Example: [CTRL]+[⌥]+Left-Click ---> to start an application or lookup a word in the dictionary, etc. ...
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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 browsers;...
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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

The happened about 2-3 days ago. The problem is that my mouse suddenly stopped working and it said that the device not recognized or something like that. I just bought a new one but this one isn't ...
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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: 1....
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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 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\...
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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 ...