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Old 01-03-2005, 09:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys,

PLs help... mouse acting wierd... pointer gets stuck at a point for moment or two... sometimes on restart... it move at all... its an optical mouse... i can see teh light on it is on... but the pointer just wont move... i can see pointer change to hourglass... no adware/spyware or virus detected...

also... webpages scrolls on its on own... the shortcut menu gets activated suddenly...

i m n my wits end... pls help...

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Old 01-03-2005, 09:32 AM   #2 (permalink)
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clean your mouse. the place where d lite is on.


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Old 01-03-2005, 12:37 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah Clean the thing - and if that doesn't work get a new one.
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Old 01-03-2005, 01:22 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Try a different usb slot if it is a usb mouse. If you were to put it on a different pc would it do the same thing?
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Old 01-03-2005, 02:26 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Mouse = cheap? Buy a new one? Get one of those logitec optical mouses. If that doesn't work then try new usb slot.
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Old 01-03-2005, 03:14 PM   #6 (permalink)
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cheap standard mouses are better from cheap optical mouse.
I don't know usa prices but in Poland good optical mouse ~ +20
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Old 01-03-2005, 04:50 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Are you using a PS/2 attachment on a USB interface? If so... try taking it off. A friend recently had the same issue!

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