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Here are two utilities that will allow you to customize gestures on the Magic Mouse, including adding middle click: MagicPrefs Better Touch Tool


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Have you run Software Update on the MacBook Pro to obtain the updated drivers/software for the Magic Mouse?


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You may want to look into this utility. It will install the necessary utilities for touch scroll support. Have not verified that it works, but looks promising. http://www.trackpadmagic.com/magic-mouse/download


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You can download the latest installers (from Boot Camp 3.1): AppleMouse-31.exe AppleKeyboard-31.exe They are working with both Wireless products including the new Magic Mouse. I'm not sure if these are including only x64 versions.


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I was searching for magic mouse drivers but unable to find it, So I applied my old technique and it worked!. Just Download Boot Camp Support Software 5.0.5033 or latest from apple BootCamp download page Here Unzip BootCamp5.0.5033.zip (use winrar, 7zip etc) Go to folder BootCamp->Drivers->Apple Simply install AppleWirelessMouse64.exe Restart and Done! ...


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This worked for me (on Ubuntu 11.04): http://blog.matws.net/post/2010/10/16/Correct-magic-mouse-scrolling-on-Linux Summary: rmmod hid_magicmouse; modprobe hid_magicmouse scroll-speed=45 scroll-acceleration=1 Once you've adjusted the scroll speed and acceleration to your liking: echo "options hid_magicmouse scroll-speed=45 scroll-acceleration=1" \ &...


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Windows 8 is still new enough that Magic Mouse support (officially or unofficially) hasn't been added yet. Given enough time, Windows 8 should support the Magic Mouse as well. Not everything is forward compatible. Or backward compatible for that matter.


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As of today I have the mouse working with Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on a Dell D630 using the Dell bluetooth. Apple drivers from bootcamp 3.1, downloaded today, unpacked with 7-zip. The only things on your list that are not working are middle-click and gestures, but I haven't had it long nor used it extensively so it's early to call it "great" but already a ...


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No. Maybe later Apple or a third-part app will provide an update to add more feature.


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BetterTouchTool adds many new, fully customizable gestures to Magic Mouse and Macbook Touchpad


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With kernel 2.6.34 the Magic Mouse driver is included, so scrolling should just work(tm). I have Ubuntu 10.04 and updated to linux-image-2.6.35-23-generic, and scrolling is working without any other configuration. It doesn't look like 2.6.35 is available in karmic-backports or updates. So you would either have to upgrade to 10.04 or 10.10 or build your ...


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Yes the Magic Mouse works with Windows 7. If you are using Boot Camp 2.x from Leopard, you can acquire the driver from the Boot Camp 2.2 update. If you are using Boot Camp 3.0 from Snow Leopard, you can extract the driver from the Boot Camp 2.2 .exe file using 7-zip.


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http://uneasysilence.com/archive/2009/11/14588/ - apparently 32-bit and 64-bit drivers for Windows XP to Windows 7. Haven't personally tried it though.


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Are you sure those gestures are actually supported by Windows? The article only tells us you can get it working under Windows so that it's not a complete waste of money. Sadly, everybody seems to be quoting this article (or Gizmodo quoting it), so it's hard to tell whether anyone else has actually tried it. Plus my guess would be that it's more aimed for ...


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Did you try to run System Update to get the latest driver?


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This is answer is a bit late, but in case you never found it: Mouse Wizard ( http://www.samuco.net/web/node/23 ) works wonderfully well and has a mode that does exactly what you're looking for. You turn the mouse sideways and use it as a normal trackpad. I actually combine that with another program, so that I can use it as a trackpad and retain two-finger-...


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It's a known problem: Battery Life in Magic Mouse Pulls a Disappearing Act Here are two tips from the link above. The Magic Mouse is supposed to go into hibernation when it detects a lack of use, which should help extend battery life. Turning the Magic Mouse off manually when you're done using it, with the switch on the mouse's belly, should ...


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Try Magic Prefs Again, not native OSX, but lots of useful enhancements. I've been using it for months without any issues.


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If it's USB, it will work on both machines. You can't switch from one to the other but they will work both at the sime time on the same computer. You can then disconnect them and put them back on the Mac or Vista and it's gonna work.


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You can try the XMouse drivers found here: http://www.highrez.co.uk/downloads/XMouseButtonControl.htm


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Apple do not support Windows 8 on Boot Camp yet, and made the Magic Mouse specifically to require drivers (It's not completely HID plug n play). They never released the internal specs of the MM nor did they release drivers anywhere else than with BootCamp so nobody else is going to make their own drivers anytime soon. To put it simply, they don't want you ...


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Try to use regedit to go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop and set WheelScrollChars to zero. Ensure that you have installed the right drivers from bootcamp with procedures similar to those described in the following posts : Install Apple’s Magic Mouse Drivers on Windows 8 Magic Mouse scrolling on Windows 8


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I have this same problem with my magic mouse, except on my desktop. When it quits, it never turns itself back on and I have no trackpad to use, of course. I have to get my old magic mouse to use any of the functions I need to restore it. If I turn the computer off, when I turn it back on it shows the mouse connection lost but that there's nothing to ...


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Yes, they have some crazy bug. I've been experiencing this too. Just open up the Accessibility preference pane, click Off and then click On, and it will start again. Not sure what is killing it.


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I have no idea why, but this feature just magically started working again. One day not working, next day working. No reboots or changing configs or swapping batteries on mouse/keyboard.


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Try changing the Zoom while holding to option in the Mouse panel of System Preferences. Perhaps there's a problem with using control on your system due to a conflict or somesuch. OK, next thing to check is what screen resolution are you running your monitor at? See if you can zoom at a lower / another resolution. Perhaps the Mac Mini can't handle some ...


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As far as I'm aware the solution for multitouch in Ubuntu is called uTouch which is going to be included in Ubuntu 10.10 (aka Maverick). (There is also some information about uTouch in Ubuntu 10.10 in this blog post from Mark Shuttleworth.) I don't know if any of this support will be backported to any other Ubuntu releases.



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