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windows 8.1 and microsoft sculpt mouse

Since I bought a Dell 5537 windows 8 (upgraded to 8.1) laptop my microsoft sculpt mouse which used to work fine with windows 7, disconnects all the time. I have to shut it off and on to connect it ...
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My wireless keyboard / mouse doesn't have enough range, what can I do?

Tried many different wireless keyboard / mouse combos. Their advertised range is often huge, but even at half that distance performance is quite poor. Is there any way to improve it?
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Rapoo dual-mode wireless mouse no longer works in RF mode, how to troubleshoot?

I have a Rapoo 6610 dual-mode wireless mouse (like this: http://www.amazon.com/Rapoo-Bluetooth-Wireless-Optical-6610/dp/B00ANGBCF8). It supports both RF mode (that requires a dedicated receiver) and ...
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How can I adjust only the vertical mouse sensitivity in Windows?

I've had a cheap Logitech M215 wireless mouse for years now. It still works perfectly. For my laptop, I've purchased a couple additional mouses- both Logitech- expecting the same performance. The ...
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How use a common 2,4 GHz wireless mouse with built in laptop bluetooth

Why I can't use my wireless mouse with the built in laptop bluetooth and need a mouse receiver?
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Why is there such disparity in battery life between wireless mice?

When comparing the specifications of wireless mice, the battery life figures I encounter (as reported by both manufacturers and users) can be wildly different, even between similar mice. For example: ...
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Multiple wireless keyboards and mice within an office

I'm gathering a list of equipment I'll need for an event our company is attending. We'll have four computers setup. I would like to use wireless mice and keyboards in the setup to keep the desks ...
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Mouse issue while gaming

Background story: So I got a wireless mouse a long time ago. It's a Delux M371. Some time ago the mouse started reacting very slowly and sometimes it just didn't react. I decided that this mouse was ...
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How can I replace the 2.4GHz wireless USB dongle that came with my mouse? [duplicate]

I lost my USB receiver for my I-ball wireless mouse, the mouse is working perfectly but I don't have a receiver to connect it to my laptop. Can I use any other receiver or is there any other method to ...
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Installing Wireless Mouse to Windows 7 problems

I have A Targus Wi-Fi Mouse. When trying to install using Targus' install disc it begins installation but fails to complete - with a message: "No softAP supported adapter present". I am trying to ...
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Why doesn't my wireless keyboard work with my USB port replicator?

I have a Lenovo x240 with Lenovo USB 3.0 Dock (port replicator) and Lenovo Ultraslim Wireless Keyboard and Mouse. The keyboard and mouse work fine when plugged in to the laptop directly, but not when ...
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Is there a signal standard for wireless mice?

I have a wireless mouse (OEM, no information whatsoever) for which I lost the dongle which connects to the PC. I would like to replace it and I am wondering whether there is any standard for the ...
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Configure a wireless mouse & keyboard with another wireless mouse's usb receiver

Is there a way to utilize my Microsoft wireless mouse's USB receiver with another Microsoft mouse & keyboard 5000 set that I acquired that didn't include the USB receiver? I'm currently running ...
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Do wireless KVM switches exist? (wireless plugging to PCs, not peripherals)

I always have from 2 to 5 PCs for repair on my room, they come in and out very quickly. I use KVM solutions for working with them, but I'd like to avoid constantly plugging and unplugging so many ...
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Can a wireless keyboard mouse work with laptop's wifi rather than inserting its own usb stick?

Is there any way I can use wireless keyboard and mouse without inserting its USB stick into the USB port? By just using the WiFi available on the laptop.
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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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Can a mouse/keyboard wireless USB anthena be hacked to transmit data? [closed]

I just watched Jacob Appelbaum's talk at 30C3 and he explained how some USB devices have this capability built in. My question is: Could a Windows infected computer (given) mess with an USB which is ...
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Wireless Presenter in Windows 8

I have a Wireless Laser Presenter that works fine in every Windows version except for Windows 8. Multimedia and mouse functions do not work under this OS. However, the page up and down functions ...
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How to fix the micro receiver of my wireless mouse?

Recently , a friend of mine gifted me a wireless mouse.It was working fine , but the micro receiver of the wireless mouse is no longer working.I issued lsusb to see if it was registered and it wasn't ...
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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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Unifying Receiver hooks up 100% for BIOS setup but only 20% for Win7 login

I have a Logitech keyboard (K750) and mouse (M950) on a single unifying receiver. During boot up I can hit Del to go into my Gigabyte motherboard setup, or I can let it go to reach the login screen ...
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Mouse Delay on Sony Desktop Running Windows 8

I have a Sony Desktop running windows 8. Mouse lags. It does not show up as a device in control panel. I tried trouble shooter and it did not work.
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Wireless Microsoft Mouse Scroll Wheel Has Stopped Working

I searched for answers for this and tried the option of uninstalling the driver, turning the computer off and restarting... that didn't fix the problem. Any other ideas or should I just buy another ...
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Keyboard and Mouse don't work

I have a desktop that runs Windows XP. All of a sudden the mouse and keyboard stopped responding(they are both microsoft wireless). The first thing I tried was to change the USB port of the ...
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Is it possible to read signal strength of USB mouse to detect its proximity in Linux?

Similar to the idea of detecting proximity via Bluetooth signal strength, I was wondering if it is possible to read such information for USB wireless mousein a linux system.
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Docking solution for ultrabooks [closed]

I am seeking to interface with my Samsung Series 9 ultrabook through a larger screen and separate mouse/keyboard, ideally in a manner similar to how Lenovos are commonly docked in corporate ...
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How to setup middle button action in IntelliPoint?

I have Microsoft Wireless Mouse 5000 and it's Control Panel applet allows to setup: (1) left button, (2) right button, (3) wheel, (4) second left button (tiny one) and (5) second right button (tiny ...
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Alarm when a wireless mouse disconnects

I work in a public computer lab where we just got a bunch of new computers, but they all came with these nice wireless mice. We'd like to reduce the chance of theft, so I thought that it might be ...
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Microsoft Arc Mouse OS X

I recently bought a new Mac Book Pro with Mountain Lion 10.8 on it. The only portable mouse I have is my Microsoft Arc Mouse. I wanted to use it with the laptop so I installed the IntelliPoint 8.2 ...
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Wireless mouse keeps freezing when using whole network bandwidth

Hi i have wireless mouse and keyboard connected to pc with USB receiver. When i downloading something without limiting download speed, mouse and keyboard keep freezing randomly. Mouse : ...
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What is the best way to switch off unused wireless keyboard in the range of working receiver?

I recently bought a Logitech Wireless Keyboard and mouse with unified receiver (Logitech Wireless Combo MK220). I did not like wireless keyboard, so I use PS2 keyboard + wireless mouse. No wireless ...
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How does one connect a wireless mouse to a computer? [closed]

I usually use mouses with wires, but a friend has a wireless mouse, happens to be a Microsoft mobile mouse 2000 but no doubt many are like this. I'm not sure what it connects to though. I am not ...
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Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500

I am trying to download the software necessary to use my Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500, but I get an error screen saying: "not a valid Win32 application." But my computer is 64-bits and Windows 7. What ...
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Same WIRELESS mouse + keyboard (Logitech Unifying) for two different computers?

I have a mouse and keyboard with the Logitech Unifying receiver. I have two of those receivers, one in my desktop and one in my laptop. It is quite a pain to actually unpair and repair the ...
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Wireless USB keyboard and mouse can wake system, but then receiver is inactive

I have a Microsoft brand USB device that acts as a receiver for a wireless Microsoft Keyboard and a wireless Mouse. When it's operating normally, there are LEDs on the device indicating Caps Lock, Num ...
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Reinstall USB to Port? (Windows 7)

So I pulled out my USB mouse stick before it finished installed and now anytime I put it into that port it tells me that it cannot recognize the USB. If I use a different port then everything goes ...
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How does 2.4G RF Wireless laser mouse work?

How does 2.4G RF Wireless laser mouse work and what does that small stub which goes into USB port does? Is there anything common between this technology and bluetooth? Edit 1 The mouse I am using is ...
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Pairing bluetooth mouse with two system on same computer

I have a Microsoft Mobile Memory Mouse 8000 paired to my notebook under Windows via Bluetooth. However I have a Linux installation as well (openSUSE 12.1) and I thought I could make that mouse work ...
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Logitech M705 Wireless Mouse: Are the batteries dying, or does the device have a hardware failure?

I have a Logitech M705 wireless mouse. I'm first time using a wireless mouse, so I don't have much experience with the hardware features and behavior. It is rated that it runs for 3 years with the ...
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Middle mouse button acts like Alt-Tab

My wireless mouse (Microsoft Wireless Mobile Mouse 4000 on Windows 7) has started acting this way: When you press the middle button in a browser (expecting a link to open in a new tab) it will instead ...
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computer doesn't boot when wireless keyboard/mouse connected through usb hub

im using a wireless keyboard and mouse (MS 6000). when the wireless receiver was connected directly to the computer case everything worked fine (i had to enable some USB related setting in the bios to ...
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Why are so many wireless mice using USB dongles these days? [closed]

I've been noticing that increasingly mice seem to be coming as wireless mice with USB RF dongles. Why are manufacturers emphasizing proprietary dongles instead of USB wired or Bluetooth?
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Wireless Keyboard/Mouse: Should batteries be removed when not in use?

I recently bought a Logitech Wireless Keyboard and mouse. I use it almost daily but for a couple of hours only. The keyboard has 2 AAA batteries and the mouse has 1 AA battery. The box mentions that ...
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Can a wireless mouse dongle be used to connect to a cell phone?

My laptop (Compaq Presario V3000) does not have bluetooth. Few months back I bought a bluetooth dongle to connect to my cell phone. One fine day the bluetooth dongle got damaged. Now I also have this ...
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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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Is there a name for 2.4 Ghz wireless in mouses, keyboards, etc.?

Like devices using 802.15 is called Bluetooth, 802.11 is WiFi, 802.16 is WiMAX... Wireless headsets, mouses, keyboards, and the like are just called "Wireless". But is there a name for the type of ...
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What's the best way to ignore a wireless mouse from a neighbor?

A friend lives in an apartment and has a Microsoft wireless keyboard and a Logitech wired (USB) trackball. Since installing a new laptop we keep getting messages that the wireless MOUSE batteries are ...
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Easy way to turn middle click to right click? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Generic mouse button remapping utility/driver I'm using an old wireless mouse, and the right click on it seems to have stopped working. Is there an easy way for me to ...
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Mouse click not working properly, how to fix or diagnose what's wrong

Bought Microsoft wireless mouse 3500 last month working fine, but since yesterday the right click is not working and sometimes left click does the right click functions. I have plug, unplug several ...
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Is there a wireless mouse which works on glass surfaces and wood surfaces?

Does anyone know of any wireless mouse that has a wireless receiver, and can work without a mouse pad on glass surfaces and wood surfaces, and is not too noisy especially when I click and scroll? I'm ...