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Mouse not working on Ubuntu 10.04

Previously my mouse was working fine on Ubuntu 10.04. Now, starting today, it stopped working. I tested with 2 other mice, but it's still not working. The mouse is turning on though, I see the ...
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Mouse moving automatically to newly opened window

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 and at some point today a new feature got enabled whereby on some occasions my mouse moves to newly opened windows by itself. I am now trying to disable that feature. I've ...
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Ubuntu without mouse

Is it possible to steer the cursor with the keyboard?
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Mouse freezes over and over again for 3 seconds on Ubuntu 10.04

since today I have the problem that (only) my mouse freezes twice or three times a minute for 2-3 seconds. I'm not sure if it is coincidence but it has begun since I installed VirtualBox. Before I was ...
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mouse movement across multiple monitors

I have a dual monitor setup with my left monitor pivoted counter clockwise so it is portrait layout. When my mouse rolls to the right off the left monitor onto the right monitor the cursor jumps down ...
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How to disable Dell Inspiron 1545 touchpad operate with Ubuntu 10.04?

The mousepad or touchpad in Dell Inspiron 1545 drive me crazy. It moved to other places unexpectedly. I took me more time to retype password or rewrite my programs, my documents. I'm using Ubuntu ...
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How to restore mouse pointer in Gnome

Sometimes the image of the mouse pointer will get corrupted. I can still use the mouse but because the image is corrupted it is somewhat difficult. How can I get the mouse pointer back without logging ...
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1answer
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Configure the mouse for different programs in Linux

Is there a way in Linux that I can program the mouse to do certain things for certain programs? Like if I press the middle mouse button in one program it will act as an enter key and if I do the same ...
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1answer
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How to reproduce the Windows mouse settings on Ubuntu 10.04?

Is there a way to import Windows mouse settings to Ubuntu 10.04? I really love Ubuntu but my laptop touchpad is driving me crazy. For e.g. I can not seem to drag the window frame properly. It is not a ...
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How can I adjust the mouse scroll wheel sensitivity?

I just replaced my old Logitech mouse with a Microsoft Wireless Laser mouse, and the scrolling is too fast for my liking. How can I adjust the scroll sensitivity? Update: I just updated to 10.04, ...