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Old 08-22-2006, 01:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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So i was playing oblivion, and i was walking around in it. Found a monster, and could not attack it. I could draw the weapon by pressing "f", but could not swing it "left mouse button". The mouse was 25$ and it had 8 buttons or whatever. Now, do you guys think that i should

1 ) return it for another one of the same kind and get a cheap one at a store? And with that extra money get a heatsink for proccesor

2 ) Ship it back and get another one

I bought it from pcconnection.com. Anyone know if you can trust them with returning for refund or anything? I ordered it last month on the 29, and i know that i has not been 30 days, but not much time left to decide.

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Old 08-22-2006, 08:21 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Hello,

Does the mouse work fine in Windows, like when you click on icons and drag and drop files, does the left mouse button work?
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^^yeah what he said, does it work with regular use inside of windows?
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Old 08-22-2006, 08:52 AM   #4 (permalink)
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If it does work in windows, check the game options to ensure that mouse buttons are mapped correctly. I am assuming that you have played prior to this w/o out a problem.

I am also assuming that it is a wired mouse. Check in Windows Control Panel to see if the OS recognizes the device as "working properly".

I would't spend too much time on it. Return it and get a good mouse. Cheap hardware = Cheap performance. If you have the money, it is worth it.
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It does not work in windows at all, only right click works. So 7/8 buttons work and the one not working is the one that i need -.-
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Old 08-27-2006, 11:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
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have you tried another mouse on the computer? try another mouse on the computer. i think that your current mouse is broken. if you really like your mouse open it up and take a look at the left moust button and check it out. if you're getting a new mouse reccomend the logitech mx518. becaue the performance is good and its relative cheaper then other gaming mouses.
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Try using other interfaces as well. If it's a USB mouse you were using, get an adapter, or try a cheap PS2 mouse from a local computer shop for $2.
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