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Number pad side buttons on Mac

I am considering purchasing a “gaming” mouse for my Mac with 12 side buttons and I would like to map those side buttons (buttons 1-9) to press the corresponding numbers on a keyboard. I’ve found 3 or ...
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how to map forward/backward buttons to w and s for game play

I have many mouse's with those buttons, and mouse clicks give left right up down movements in this specific game, and I have to use the keyboard w s for forward and back, is there a way to map the ...
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Jammed Thumb Mouse Buttons (Gaming Mouse)

My mouse's side buttons no longer work. I've tried using a screwdriver but cannot figure out why they will not click anymore.
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Adding arrow keys in X-Mouse Button Control

I also want to ask just as an extra thing, how to add a profile for stuff like my taskbar. I've searched the internet to no avail. (For the simulated keys e.g. {CTRL} and {SHIFT})
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Mouse backwards button going to beginning

I had Logitech MX Anywhere 2 for few years now, and I recently factory reset my PC. For some reason, when I press backwards button, it takes me to beginning (in win explorer to "main" page, ...
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Compaq Armada E500 mouse button broken

I have an old Armada E500, it's a nice machine for retro stuff so I'd like to use it. However, both left and right mouse buttons are not functioning. Maybe this is a common failure, bios reset and ...
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Decreasing debounce time of mouse

I bought new mouse "Razer deathadder essential". This mouse has a double click prevention, that mean debounce time is big but I need debounce time set to minimum. How could I do that? I know such a ...
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ELAN touchpad: Software to turn left button or any key into middle button?

I joined the throngs migrating away from Windows 7 Pro to Windows 10 Pro and bought an Acer TravelMat P2: Model name: TMP2410-G2-M-55HN Part number: NX.VGTAA.006 It has an ELAN touchpad and driver, ...
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Mouse wheel pressing button when scrolling

I have a Promate Clix-7 mouse. I am having an issue where if I scroll down & up the wheel button "activates". I think it's because the wheel being too down, and it touching the sensor, but I'm not ...
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How to deactivate trackpoint but keep button operation on Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Extreme?

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Extreme and when I type the cursor moves diagonally up or down. This is extremelly anoying and the problem is located on the trackpoint. When I deactivate it I have no ...
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How to turn off or disable the middle (scroll) button's light on my mouse?

I just bought a new Canyon optical mouse, but the middle button (scroll button) has a blue light. It distracts me. Is there a way to turn it off or disable it?
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Mouse buttons won't work while key is pressed

I have an older Lenovo W530 laptop with latest recommended Synaptics driver (19.0.17.115), Windows 10 Pro. I occasionally play Minecraft on my laptop using the touchpad and mouse buttons. I learned ...
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Change mouse button to navigate "Back" in Windows

One of my mouse buttons when pressed would always navigate back in Chrome and Windows Explorer etc. For some reason today this button now stretches the focused window into half the screen. How can I ...
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Back/Forward mouse browser buttons changed after Windows update

Windows 10 recently updated to the anniversary edition (10.0.14393 Build 14393.187). Since then, when I click button 5 (near my right thumb), the current app maximizes to the left half of the screen ...
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How do I disable the mouse back/forward buttons? [duplicate]

I have a Logitech MX Anywhere 2. Whatever I try it seems impossible to disable the "back/forwards" side buttons on it. I've gone into the Logitech software for it and made sure they are set to "None" ...
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Win10: Unable to use left mouse button for clicking in popups

I have a very strange error with the PC in my family. Here are the symptoms: The system can be used just fine - opening programs, clicking on the windows button, ... Response times are as expected. ...
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Thinkpad, Windows, middle button for "open in new tab" and scroll

There apparently is tpmiddle to make the middle button work like a scroll wheel PLUS a wheel press click. But the link to the synaptics SDK is broken. How can I make my middle trackpad button work "...
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Right mouse button skips each 2nd click when CorelDRAW is running

After I start CorelDRAW x6 the right mouse button works every other time (I hit the button twice, but the PC behaves as if I hit it only once). This behaviour is the same whether CorelDRAW window is ...
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Can I change mouse bindings in Xcode?

Xcode, thankfully, lets me change almost all key bindings via its Preferences. However, I want to also unleash the power of my mouse's many buttons. Is there any way to change Xcode's mouse bindings?
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How to change microswitches (left/right "mouse button") on Logitech G700?

I already have the new microswitches (left and right mousebutton). Seems like the original ones are for 10 Million clicks, my new ones are for 20 M - OMRON D2FC-F-7N(20M). That's just for whoever ...
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How do I carry a mouse with me without damaging the middle mouse button or other buttons?

As a student, I need to carry a mouse with my laptop, but I often end up busting up mice within a year because the middle mouse button gets pressed on hard enough in my backpack to damage it in short ...
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Dell Optiplex 755 - Windows 7 - Mouse buttons swapping at random

I have imaged a Dell Optiplex 755 with Windows 7 32-bit, at random, the mouse buttons swap themselves over. This is rectified when the user logs off and logs back on. The reg entry for the mouse is ...
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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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Windows/Windows Games only support 5 buttons

When playing any game on Windows, if I trying to remap any key on my mouse that is higher then button 5, it won't notice it being pushed. I doubt it's a problem with the mouse, because the software ...
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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 (...
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Razer Mamba left-click doesn't stay pressed when I hold it

I have no idea how this just started to happen. Whenever I play a game and I'm supposed to hold the left button down the mouse/game/OS releases the button when I'm still holding it down. It also ...
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Switching left and right mouse button functions without switching mousepad buttons

I'm left handed and thus I've switched the functions of the left and right mouse buttons so that the right button is the primary. However, I find that when I'm not using the mouse and thus need to use ...
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Intellipoint settings not working when VirtualBox is active

I have Slackware 13.37 x64 installed as guest OS on VirtualBox 4.1.2. Gueast Addition are installed. Everything works fine inside Slackware. It uses my secondary monitor in fullscreen mode. [Just ...
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Mac OSX system with a non-Mac mouse

My operating system is Mac OSX Leopard, but I am using a non-Mac, two-button mouse. How do I enable the left button to automatically open files with a double click?
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Simple way to get keys/mouse buttons working in Synergy (mac client, pc server)

I'm trying to get Synergy working running as client on my Mac with SynergyKM Preferences panel. It's performing generally fine (just some real slow downs when my network is under heavy use, usually ...
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mouse side buttons not working in Windows Vista (jsco jnl-101k)

I have a jnl-101k mouse (see noiseless-mouse.com). It doesn't have any drivers to download, and Vista reports that the driver is up to date. However the side buttons don't work in web-browsers for ...
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Microsoft Wireless Mouse 5000: One side button far softer than other

On a Microsoft Wireless Mouse 5000 I just bought, the right side button (for next page) is far softer than the left side button (for last page). Specifically, the right side button travels much ...
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Disable touch pad for mouse button region on new HP pavillion models?

i bought a new hp pavillion dv6 series laptop. the laptop itself is fine but it has the new hp touchpad mouse which i absolutely hate. its such a stupid problem to have with a computer. the left and ...
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Disable extra mouse buttons Win 7 and wireless mouse HK-250

The extra buttons on the side of my wireless mouse are a nuisance. My large hands always touches one of them when least needed. I am looking for a way to disable the extra buttons in Win 7
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In KDE, how do I assign a mouse thumb button to copy to the clipboard?

In Windows, I use the X-Mouse utility to remap my mouse thumb buttons. I have one assigned as copy, and the other as paste. In KDE, I was happy to discover that I don't need a separate utility to ...
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Microsoft Intellipoint Mouse & control panel (Windows 7)

When at work (with laptop), I have a Microsoft Intellipoint mouse. The driver for this mouse replaces the default "Buttons" panel in the mouse control panel, which means that if I either remote ...
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Apples Magic Mouse and pressing left and right buttons together?

How can I use left and right buttons together with the Apple Magic Mouse? More exact press right button and then left button also? Is there a way to do this?
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Best uses for extra mouse buttons [closed]

I use Windows XP, and I have a 5-button mouse. My question is: what is the most useful thing you have used your extra mouse buttons for? Right now, I have set button 4 to be the middle click, and ...
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How to disable "back" button on my mouse?

I have bought Microsoft Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000. It's working just as I want it except that "back" button on the left side. I constantly hit it with the thumb and browser goes back. I am not ...
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Mouse button and keypress counter for Windows

I am trying to kick the habit of using a mouse where I could use keyboard shortcuts, for ergonomic reasons. I believe that if I see some statistics of my use of both input devices, I could reduce my ...
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How can I use the keyboard to switch the mouse between left-handed and right-handed?

We have both left-handed and right-handed users in our house. It would be handy to be able to change this setting from the keyboard rather than using the Mouse control panel. Is there a way to ...
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