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

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double click drag to select text in OSX

On windows I can double click a word and then drag the selection, which does a by-the-word selection change. It's a lot easier to select areas of text like this as you don't need to absolutely get ...
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Alt+Scroll speed up for Google Chrome

In Firefox I have grown rather dependent on the Alt+Mouse-scroll-wheel. It makes the number of lines scrolled with mouse to be at a much higher factor. E.g.: about:config ...
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Track pad stopped responding at all, but still appears in device manager

My laptop (14" Razer Bade) touch pad (Synaptics) has stopped working, but in a rather odd way. It started with the mouse pointer moving around erratically at times, a then it stared to freeze up for a ...
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Mouse & Keyboard don't work after restart

Seems to be driver problems with Intel USB 3.0 extensible Host Controller. I've done everything short of re installing windows so far. I've re installed all drivers. Here is where it gets weird. If I ...
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Laptop Shuts down when USB mouse is connected?

I have a MSI laptop,and using Windows 7, my sensor is not working so I bought a new USB mouse for a month it was working good but now whenever I connect it in any of my laptop ports, it automatically ...
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Water on Logitech M345 Wireless mouse.

I accidentally dropped water on it, and it seemed fine, so I continued using it. But after 20-30 minutes a red led light appeared on the mouse, and it stopped working. Is there anything I can do, or ...
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Click on the other side of a vertical split in Emacs

I split emacs vertically and have xterm-mouse-mode enabled (I am using PuTTY). If I split the left half horizontally, I can use my mouse to easily click between the buffers. If I attempt to click the ...
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How to change mouse scrollwheel lines on an Acer Aspire 7741?

My Acer Aspire mousewheel is set to the default setting and I need to increase the amount of lines it scrolls by. Normally this wouldn't be a problem on Windows 7, but the Mouse Properties Window does ...
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The USB mouse sticks in Windows 7 after automatic attempt to fix the boot

Avast Antivirus asked me to delete a probable virus and to restart to perform a checking. I had to stop the checking at the middle of the procedure as I needed the computer. It was imposible to turn ...
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Mouse hardware frustration

The mouse is a wonderful invention, but every one I've ever bought other than the very most basic has failed me in one way or another. Hopefully the collective wisdom of the superuser community can ...
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Keyboard and mouse not working in Windows 8.1 after booting

I recently installed Windows 8.1 Pro. The only driver I installed was the chipset driver for my motherboard ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3. When I start my PC, keyboard and mouse are responding in BIOS. But ...
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Invert tab scrolling direction with mouse scroll button in Google Chrome

When using the Google Chrome, you can scroll over your tabs when you hover your mouse over them and then scroll with the scroll button. My problem is that I'd like to reverse the way it scrolls ...
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Tmux copy-pipe with mouse selection

I use copy-pipe on OS X to share the system clipboard with Tmux 1.8: unbind -t vi-copy Enter bind -t vi-copy Enter copy-pipe "reattach-to-user-namespace pbcopy" This works when entering select mode ...
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Gateway NE56R & mouse swipe gesture…how to disable?

Can anyone tell me how to shut off the swipe gesture mechanism on my computer? It's driving me crazy. I cannot use a single application without having my computer screen minimize every time I move my ...
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How do I enable scrolling with mouse wheel in Ubuntu 12.10 running in Win 8 Hyper-V?

I created a virtual machine with Ubuntu 12.10 on it in Hyper-V on Windows 8. I have a Logitech mouse with a scroll wheel that works fine when I'm not in the virtual machine. Is there a way to enable ...
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USB Mouse and Keyboard not working in Linux 4 Tegra

I am a new person in Tegra Linux development. I have Tamontem NG Evaluation board with Tegra 3 Chip. I installed L4T sample file system from NVIDIA tegra Resources ...
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Experiencing mouse lag after upgrading to Windows 8.1

After I upgraded my PC to Window 8.1 I'm experiencing mouse lag when playing any of my Call of Duty games. I'm using an Anker 8000 USB mouse and the lag is really noticeable.
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Why I have to replug my mouse occasionally?

I've got two USB wired mouses (mice?): "Mad Catz R.A.T.7" and "Canyon CNL-MBMSO02". From time to time when I start my computer I find the latter mouse not working. But it starts working if I replug ...
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How to permanently TURN ON “inspect element” on CHROME and FIREFOX

i mean, how to turn it on, as the elements should be selected with mouse click, like in OPERA. (i know, there is such option to "select with mouse click" in FF and Chrome, but they are turned on only ...
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Is there a way to access the profiles stored in my Logitech G700 mouse with a Windows 7 Virtual Machine?

I am running Debian Wheezy and there is not any way (that I know of) to modify the mouse profiles on my Logitech G700 mouse. On this system, I have a Windows 7 virtual machine that I run in Virtual ...
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Elementary OS Luna 0.2 Synaptics Touchpad settings persistent

I have a problem making my touchpad settings persistent. I have installed Elementary OS Luna 0.2 few weeks ago, I'm quite new to linux but know my way around the computer. By default my Two Finger ...
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Mouse and keyboard is not working in VMware

I installed Mac OS X in VMware. With that setup, Mac's mouse as well as keyboard is not working in VMware. How do I get my mouse and keyboard working?
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Chrome: middle mouse button overriden on certain web pages? [duplicate]

Normally when I click on a link in Chrome with a middle mouse button, the page open s in a new tab. I find it useful and would like it to always work that way. But on some sites, specifically ...
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Disable mouse support for Linux

How does one disable all mouse support on Linux? Be it USB mouse, be it PS mouse, how does one make all of the connected mouse devices to be disabled? I'm working on a surveillance camera monitoring ...
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Mouse Hang with voltage fluctuation

I bought a new assembled PC about a month ago, but for the past 7 or 8 days I found my mouse cursor hangs every time there is a voltage fluctuation on my UPS (when sound comes from the ups the mouse ...
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Left click and enter not working

Sometimes when I turn on my homemade desktop computer (running 64-bit Windows 7), the left mouse click and enter key doesn't work. They work well in BIOS, as well as on the Windows 7 BCD and login ...
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Notepad++ disable document switcher mouse shortcut

Notepad++ has this feature where you can right click + mousewheel to scroll between documents. My problem is that I hit this all the time by accident resulting in minor (yet cumulative) annoyances ...
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Mousepad and keyboard freeze

I have a brand new Asus P55VA laptop. From time to time at random moments the mousepad and the keyboard freeze for about 1 second. If there is an external mouse or keyboard attached then this external ...
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Very Strange USB Issue

So, I'm using Xubuntu 13.04 (Raring), and I'm having a very strange USB issue. From time to time, I am experiencing hard system locking any time the mouse -MOVES-. When the mouse is stationary, the ...
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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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PC automatically moves pointer/cursor without mouse

My computer has suddenly started to move the mouse pointer to the upper right direction, then I unplugged the mouse and after that tried with another working mouse and it did the same, then I've did a ...
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Accidentally uninstalled my touchpad drivers from Device Manager

I had a problem with my cursor jumping to top-right of the screen and I found an answer here to try to disable the touchpad driver, but I couldn't find the disable option and I uninstalled it instead. ...
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USB device (Mouse receiver) not recognised

I have a Logitech MX 1100 wireless mouse. The receiver suddenly stopped working. It was working just fine when I turned off the computer last night. On turning it on again approximately 14 hours ...
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How to install Windows Vista mouse drivers without mouse or keyboard working

I can boot into Vista just fine, but the mouse and keyboard (both USB) are not working. However, they are both working fine up until Vista boots. Immediately after boot, the found new hardware dialog ...
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Left mouse click doesn't hold (not a mouse hardware issue)

When I left click on my mouse and try to drag something or scroll down a page, it often loose the hold... I first though it was a hardware mouse problem, so I try to switch the left and right button. ...
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Using keyboard disables touchpad left button for a second on Acer laptop in Windows 8.1

The problem is present in the whole system not only in games: desktop, chrome, games, everywhere. When I press any "input key" on a keyboard for example in desktop I can't select the file by left ...
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Enabling/Disabling Mouse Pointer Precision in Windows 8

Does anyone know a way to enable/disable the Enhanced Mouse Pointer Precision (EPP) via command line? I'm a gamer and installed a fix, ...
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How can i configure different X and Y sensitivity for my mouse in Windows 8?

I have a Logitech M505 Mouse which seems to be way more sensitive in the vertical plane than in the horizontal. Is there anyway I can configure sensitivity individually for the X- and Y-plane? Either ...
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Mouse initializing at the BIOS takes long

I'm on an Acer Aspire 5738ZG laptop with a Phoenix BIOS v. 1.34. It's loading for about 15 seconds and I wondered if I could reduce that time. In the setup I have found and disabled Quiet boot (no ...
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How to know if my mouse is installed?

I caught a cab to work this morning and I'm not sure if i left my mouse inside. I can remote into my home machine from work but I'm not sure how to ascertain whether my mouse is still plugged in. I ...
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Why doesn't mouse work at the boot screen while keyboards do? [closed]

As the title states, what is special about keyboards/mouse that one works at the boot screen while the other doesn't? Both of them are input devices. Both of them can be connected to PS/2 or USB ...
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tmux mouse mode and scrolling very unstable - garbage printed

I am using (or trying to) tmux on Linux Mint 15 via byobu. I am finding the mouse mode very hard to use since most of the time instead of counting it as a click, the terminal prints out random ...
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Odd automatic mouse Movement after Computer Resumes from Hibernation

Recently, i started noticing something odd happening with my computer. It is currently running Windows 7 64 Professional. Whats happening is this. When the computer comes out of hibernation, over ...
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Unable to drag and drop / select multiple with mouse

I'm running into a perplexing issue with Windows 8 Pro x64, where randomly I'm unable to drag to select multiple files (i.e. in Explorer or Directory Opus). I've also noticed that a similar issue ...
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Logicool M555b bluetooth mouse, Lenovo Y580, bluetooth connection drops

Any ideas on this? When I leave my bluetooth mouse untouched for some time, the connection drops. Moving the mouse and cycling its power don't solve the problem. If I open the wireless/bluetooth ...
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A trouble with a wireless mouse

I've connected a USB/Bluetooth wireless mouse. When I don't touch it during an extended period of time and then move, the cursor does not move (and I do not see the red light in the mouse). It starts ...
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Mystery scroll wheel input only during certain time of day

I'm running windows 7 and starting a few weeks ago, around 5:30ish my scroll wheel (wired mouse) behaves erratically. Symptoms include When I scroll up it scrolls down When I scroll nothing happens ...
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Mouse cursor sticking / dissapearing, regardless of OS

I bought a computer a year and a half ago (it was a custom PC) with Windows 7. 6 months later I upgraded to Windows 8. Everything was fine until a month ago, when my cursor started to stick to the ...
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Will paste with middle mouse button work on wayland?

I just read a story where the gnome guys lost their minds and tried to remove middle button to paste, and since this is a X feature I cant help to wonder if projects that aim to replace X will have ...
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Mouse and Keyboard don't work with Asus z87 motherboard

I just set up a new desktop computer. I am running an Asus Z87 style motherboard. It supports USB 3.0. After installing windows, I started installing some of the drivers from the Asus Z87 drivers ...