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18 views

Invisible mouse pointer when recording screen on a remote PC

What I'm trying to do is record videos on a remote server. The issue is that when I use any other remote control application other than the native windows remote desktop, the mouse pointer is never ...
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Why on Windows 8 if I click right button using the mouse the system freeze?

I have a very strange problem using Windows 8. Suddenly when I select a file\folder icon and I perform the right click using the mouse (to copy\paste, delte or other operations) it only show the ...
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2answers
43 views

Dual monitors — Control from which edge the cursor appears at

Let me explain better. I have dual monitors. When I move my mouse toward the right edge on my primary monitor and then move it over the edge, the mouse appears on the left edge on the second monitor ...
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25 views

How do I make my mouse close an app without clicking on the close icon?

I have a Logitech MX 1000 mouse with the latest SetPoint software. Even though I used Setpoint to set a button to do a Close action. It doesn't work with many apps. How do I make my mouse close an app ...
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37 views

How to catch who slows my mouse cursor?

Often I have such an effect, that my mouse cursor slows like it adheres to the surface of the screen. Mouse is optical and surface of the desk if perfect, so it cannot relate with ball dusting. Also, ...
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2answers
57 views

Mouse right click for keyboard shortcut [duplicate]

I need when I click on Mouse Right-Click do the same effect like I clicked on keyboard Ctrl + shift + alt + D It will be temporarily event, I hope no restart or any complex settings.
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Mousing to the edge of the window to bring the rest of it on screen (How to?)

Moved from StackOverflow I have searched (what I feel) to be more than a reasonable amount of time on this and the results keep bringing up answers that are almost right (ie. Turn on Aero Snap). In ...
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Reinstalling Windows 8.1 PS/2 keyboard and mouse drivers

While troubleshooting PS/2 keyboard and mouse problems in Windows 8.1, in Device Manager I uninstalled the grayed out "Microsoft PS/2 Mouse" and "Standard PS/2 Keyboard" and rebooted. Those drivers ...
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3answers
130 views

How mouse button re-mappings work?

I installed my new mouse (Anker 2000 DPI Wireless) and then the driver which installs a program named '5-button mouse' that allows me to remap what each button does, standard stuff and everything ...
0
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0answers
80 views

How to control multiple PCs with one pair of mouse and keyboard?

I found two softwares: Mouse Without Borders and Synergy. They allow to move my mouse without borders on multiple PCs. I'd like to control all of the PCs at once. In example: I have 3 PCs with ...
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0answers
65 views

Windows: Is there any way to disable UI resizing?

I'm on Windows. As I always insist on the default appearances of GUI, I want to prevent accidental resizing (e.g. window resizing, column resizing). Any way to disable resizing (like they are locked)? ...
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1answer
72 views

Change effect of Back and Forward button on mouse

I have a mouse and it has two buttons : Back and Forward . Is there any method to change the function of this two buttons ? For example, i want to change them into : PageUp and PageDown.
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0answers
48 views

Mouse not working in Windows XP

My friend has a system with Pentium 4 processor and Windows XP. Please help me figure out why the mouse is not working. The mouse cursor is showing even if the mouse is removed from the system. It is ...
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1answer
80 views

Windows 8.1 Update

Not much earlier today, I read of an update for Windows 8.1 that would seem to bleed the classical and Modern UIs together by doing things such as adding the minimize and close buttons to the corner ...
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18 views

Can I change delay on mouse over action in Windows 7 [duplicate]

when you point your mouse over a taskbar pinned icon - there is some action happens - in Windows 7 you can see the windows opened (if its running) or there is a tooltip with the program name (if its ...
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45 views

USB port confusion

I have 4 USb ports into my computer and all 4 are working. Now, I am testing them by simply connecting my mouse to it. Anyways, somehow when i connect it to two USB ports on one side of my computer ...
2
votes
2answers
113 views

Mouse focus on Popup window

I have a very anoying issue with my Win7. I have a Dell Latitude E6430, I recently installed win7 and I didn't have the Aero theme because my Intel Graphic driver was obsolete. I searched in the web ...
0
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0answers
32 views

How to use mouse without borders in 2 separate locations

I found mouse without borders and it works great. I have my laptop and desktop at home setup and using it daily. I would also like to use mouse without borders at work as well. I want to use my ...
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1answer
117 views

Is it safe to uninstall Elan touchpad on Windows 8?

I just got a new Windows 8 laptop. So far the biggest problem is the hideous Elan-powered touchpad. It has a crazily-fast and sensitive scroll speed, and has the scroll direction inverted. The ...
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0answers
27 views

Type to navigate and open anything on screen by using keyboard ? Similar to shortcatapp.com

Is there a way to let me type and navigate to anywhere on the screen ? It's definitely faster than searching for the text on the screen. On Mac, I knew there's such app: http://shortcatapp.com/ . Any ...
0
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1answer
843 views

Tab switching for google chrome via mouse wheel for latest versions of chrome?

There have been a lot of updates since the last answered question on this topic, including removal of the chrome toolbox from the extension site. While I have been able to, for some time, continue to ...
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1answer
49 views

Any way to eliminate click delays across Windows?

Using Windows 8.1 across multiple machines and am noticing a slight timeout before my clicks register on things like balloon buttons, taskbar icons, etc. immediately after clicking on them or having ...
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0answers
97 views

Touchpad mouse pointer disappeared after external mouse connection

I used before many times Logitech m325 with VPCF11 sony laptop windows 8.1 Last time I inserted its usb stick mouse pointer blinked, erratically moved and disappeared. I rebooted machine and it ...
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1answer
695 views

How to reset USB device every boot (Windows)

My mouse (Saitek R.A.T.7) is not working well when i tun on my PC, X axis is not working as intended. I have to plug it out and then in to computer to make it work well. Is there some way to make ...
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1answer
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How Do I Stop HP X3500 Mouse Changing DPI Settings When I Hold Down Left + Right Buttons?

I have purchased the HP X3500 wireless mouse, and frequently interact with applications which require me to simultaneously click on the left and right mouse buttons. Every time I do this the DPI value ...
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1answer
97 views

Why, on Windows, does the scroll speed increase when moving the cursor horizontally?

I've found that if I'm selecting text, cells in Excel, etc. by clicking & dragging, and moving the cursor to the bottom of the screen it scrolls automatically and has a constant speed. If I move ...
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0answers
38 views

left mouse click not function when click on windows start or double click on desktop icon in windows 7

When I left click on windows start in windows 7, no program menu is prompt(No reaction). And it is also no reaction when I double click on any icon on the desktop. What can I do? Thanks
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924 views

Mouse scrolling doesn't work right, sometimes wont work at all

This is a problem Iv'e seen multiple questions about but all of them mostly got answered by answers that don't help me, hence I'm asking my own. Iv'e been having this issue with mouse for a while ...
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1answer
165 views

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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0answers
88 views

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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1answer
1k views

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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2answers
478 views

Very strange behaviour of mouse / not able to click certain elements of UI

So from one moment to the other, in Windows 7, i wasn't able to click certain elements of the UI. I could click icons in the taskbar but not on the desktop (just no reaction), then I could click icons ...
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2answers
445 views

How to disable middle mouse button calling Instant Viewer?

I am using middle mouse button to rotate 3D scene in blender. Unfortunately, sometimes, for some reason, Windows intercepts my clicks as some gesture or may be just as single middle-click and ...
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0answers
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Win 7 — mice only work in safe mode — what does it mean?

My Windows 7 system on Mac via Boot Camp isn't seeing any mice. Mice were working fine up until yesterday, then suddenly stopped working for no apparent reason. Move the mouse around, cursor stays ...
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1answer
67 views

Switch between several connected USB mice on Windows

I have a Windows computer with two simple plug-n-play USB mice connected. By default, both mice have control over the pointer. I am looking for a tool/command line command that allows me to switch one ...
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1answer
146 views

Create/add a non existing key to mouse

My Trust GXT 10 mouse, which I use on Windows 7, has 10 buttons so I can modify them to simulate other key presses. For example, I could put the Button 1 of my mouse to enter A every time I press it, ...
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0answers
63 views

Scrolling region on non-Synaptics Touchpad?

Synaptic touchpads have a region on the right that behaves like a mouse's scroll wheel (see figure). I don't like Asus's built in 2 finger scrolling. Is there some way to get a single finger ...
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0answers
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windows 7 home premium mouse rollobers

How do I shut off the mouse rollover that brings up new tabs each time I work on things like e-bay? Every time I scroll over a list of items it pulls up separate tabs for each item.
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0answers
115 views

Mouse click highlights the entire word

I don't know how it happened but suddenly whenever i click anywhere in any text in any program it highlights the entire word, super annoying. How can i turn it off please? Windows 7 logitech mx1000
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Just upgraded to Windows 8 - touchpad scrolling now extremely slow

Just like it sounds - I had Windows 7 and the touchpad scrolling was smooth and quick. Upgraded to Windows 8 and now it's very slow when I scroll through things. I set the scrolling speed to fastest ...
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1answer
282 views

Quickly toggle between left- and right-handed mouse settings [duplicate]

I use the mouse in its left-handed setting, on Windows. However, I often have to collaborate hands-on with someone else in my computer, and I'd prefer to use the right-handed setting in those ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

My input devices have started doing their own thing

I'm having a very annoying problem that is interfering with my work, and I can't figure out what's going on. So a little background info: I built the PC myself last October. It has been working fine ...
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0answers
154 views

How do I make the computer ignor mouse input before going into sleep mode?

is it possible to make Windows 7 laptop go onto sleep mode even if there is mouse movement? I want it to go to sleep after lets say 30 minutes if there is no keyboard input, but even if there is mouse ...
2
votes
1answer
649 views

Mouse side-buttons and keyboard browser buttons are reversed

A local overstock store had a sale on a wireless mouse/keyboard set, so I got one. It is very similar to the (cheap Chinese) kind available on eBay. It works fine except that the two side buttons ...
2
votes
2answers
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How to map/bind mouse button as keyboard button in Windows 7?

I'm trying to map/bind my mouse button 4 and button 5 to behave as kayboard num pad 1 and 2, does exist some way to do that? Maybe with some specific software?
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3answers
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How to make the scroll wheel to affect always what's under the mouse pointer? [duplicate]

It happens to me so many times that I roll the scroll wheel over some scrollable element, but the thing DOES NOT SCROLL. What's worse, something else on another part of the screen may scroll. I know ...
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vote
2answers
95 views

Phantom clicks on Windows 7, what could be causing it?

My usb mouse has been working for years without a hiccup, but since about a week or so, I've been experiencing what I would call a second phantom or ghost click, for no apparent. Let me illustrate ...
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votes
2answers
961 views

Mouse and keyboard randomly stop working

My work computer is relatively new (Intel i7) but is unfortunately on a Windows XP load. I do the bulk of my work inside a Windows 7 VM using Citrix so I typically have one monitor for XP and the ...
6
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1answer
1k views

Wakeup PC upon mouse click but not mouse move

Can I differentiate between waking the Windows OS (Windows 7 and/or 8) from a mouse click vs mouse move? I only want the system to wake upon a click on the mouse but not when I move the mouse. I ...
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Click counter for windows + online stats? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mouse button and keypress counter for Windows XP So I would like to be able to see how many times a day I click my mouse and then be able to view these stats online. ...