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Update delivers Lenovo Optical Mouse

Q: Update delivers Lenovo Optical Mouse

I do not have a Lenovo -machine or mouse. It is a Logitech usb mouse M325
I knew I did not have anything Lenovo but there it was waiting to be installed.

The choice to upgrade drivers is turned on
Meanwhile my mouse went into poor response while in Adobe Lightroom which prompted me to investigate the logs.
Although it downloaded and installed the CBS.log indicates it didn't install. Searching results in no Lenovo. The name just remains in the list of updates installed.
I downloaded the current Logitech setpoint update 6.7 and the mouse returned to normal.
The questions are
.....Turn off upgrade drivers (and hope it sticks)?
.....how would this update download be refused?
.....If this record is in the list of installed updates will it encourage future inaccurate device info downloads?

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Preferred Solution: Update delivers Lenovo Optical Mouse

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: Update delivers Lenovo Optical Mouse

Have a look at this tutorial :
Device Driver Automatic Installation - Turn On or Off in Windows 10

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Razer has now let loose a left hand version of its popular DeathAdder mouse claiming that it is the first rodent specifically aimed at left-handed gamers


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Hey, my fellow Lachesis users. I have the 4000 dpi version, 2 actually. If I program one of the side keys to any single key I have a problem. Do you?? I use the front right side key for melee. Try ths. Program any side key to some single key. Then open word or notepad. get the curser ready to type. Press and hold the left mouse button and as your holding it press and release the side key - the let go of the left mouse button. It's a problem for me because while gaming if I am firing a weapon while being rushed I sometimes melee befor letting up on fire. Anyway, 3 of 3 Lachesis mouse I have tried this on are the same. Hold left mouse while press and release side key programed as any single key, then release left mouse and that programed key is acting like it's depressed until you press any of the side keys again. True????

Is that normal. Can I set it up so it does not work that way?? I tried doing a macro but that way the macro won't interupt the fire/left mouse.


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there is my Lachesis config. I tested it again and found that the programed button remains like it's being depresses until you press any of the other PROGRAMED SIDE buttons. The 2 behind the wheel will not un-stick the programed key and for a side key to un-stick it, it can't be off.

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https://www.thurrott.com/windows/wi...delivers-yet-another-broken-windows-10-update

I believe this happened to my son's Windows 10 lap top.
I just need to know if it's possible to "break into" the loop he is in, so use the information in this link

https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us...85-3320-4a4b-bc71-bb4de869b13f?page=25&auth=1

This is, supposedly, the "short form" of the Fix

delete folder C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\Microsoft\XblGameSave
delete registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Schedule\TaskCache\Tree\Microsoft\XblGameSave
Re-run the update
But he needs to get into Windows !
 

A:Microsoft Delivers Yet Another Broken Windows 10 Update

Please explain what loop he is in.

Does he see the sign in screen ?
 

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Microsoft is rolling out the first cumulative package of non-security-focused updates and fixes for Windows 10 one week after the company began making available to users the release-to-manufacturing (RTM) version of the operating system.

Referred to by some company watchers as "Service Release 1," the actual update package is officially known as KB3081424. (Thanks to The Verge's Tom Warren for a pointer to the KB.)

There's not a lot of information so far about what's in today's update, which Microsoft is delivering via Windows Update. The KB page says the following:"This update includes non-security-related changes to enhance the functionality of Windows 10 through new features and improvements.Windows 10 updates are cumulative. Therefore, this package contains all previously-released fixes (see KB 3074683). If you have installed previous updates, only the new fixes that are contained in this package will be downloaded and installed to your computer."





Microsoft delivers first cumulative Windows 10 update | ZDNet

A:Microsoft delivers first cumulative Windows 10 update

Microsoft Delivers Windows 10 SR1


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I know what you?re thinking. SR1? Seriously? But it?s true: just a week after the initial release of Windows 10, Microsoft has delivered the first major update to its latest OS. Dubbed Service Release 1 (SR1) internally, this cumulative update for Windows 10 provides no new features but does offer a ton of small fixes.

?This update includes non?security-related changes to enhance the functionality of Windows 10 through new features and improvements, the Knowledge Base article for this update blandly notes. ?Windows 10 updates are cumulative. Therefore, this package contains all previously-released fixes (see KB 3074683). If you have installed previous updates, only the new fixes that are contained in this package will be downloaded and installed to your computer.?




https://www.thurrott.com/windows/win...windows-10-sr1

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A week after rolling out its seventh developer preview of Internet Explorer (IE) 9, Microsoft has gone back and delivered an update for the beta of IE 9, the first full beta of Microsoft?s next-gen browser which the company delivered in mid-September.

I, for one, am happy to see the beta update since the developer previews don?t include the full browser interface, making them less useful for those of us who are interested in test-driving IE 9 in real-world situations (rather than to test the boundaries of Microsoft?s support for HTML 5 and other standards).

Microsoft has marked the IE 9 beta update as ?recommended? via Windows Update. The new build includes stability and reliability fixes, but ?is not a new Internet Explorer 9 Beta build,? according to a November 23 post to the company?s IE Blog. Microsoft also has delivered a separate but related IE 9 beta update that ?resolves issues between the IE 9 send feedback feature on 64-bit machines with Windows-Live-Essentials 11.?

Users who have enabled automatic updating will get the Beta updates automatically; those who have not will need to manually download and install them.


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A:Microsoft delivers beta update for Internet Explorer 9

  
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A week after rolling out its seventh developer preview of Internet Explorer (IE) 9, Microsoft has gone back and delivered an update for the beta of IE 9, the first full beta of Microsoft’s next-gen browser which the company delivered in mid-September.

I, for one, am happy to see the beta update since the developer previews don’t include the full browser interface, making them less useful for those of us who are interested in test-driving IE 9 in real-world situations (rather than to test the boundaries of Microsoft’s support for HTML 5 and other standards).

Microsoft has marked the IE 9 beta update as “recommended” via Windows Update. The new build includes stability and reliability fixes, but “is not a new Internet Explorer 9 Beta build,” according to a November 23 post to the company’s IE Blog. Microsoft also has delivered a separate but related IE 9 beta update that “resolves issues between the IE 9 send feedback feature on 64-bit machines with Windows-Live-Essentials 11.”

Users who have enabled automatic updating will get the Beta updates automatically; those who have not will need to manually download and install them.


Microsoft delivers beta update for Internet Explorer 9 | ZDNet


is recomended before install other new beta , first uninstall currently beta or this dont import... Read more

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I got an optical mouse with a scroll wheel for Christmas last year and the scroll wheel won't work on anything (IE, Compuserve, Netscape).
It has no brand name anywhere on the mouse so I can't look for a new driver. It came from Office Depot and it has no disk/CD. When I plugged it in it did not load anything else and I tried Add/Remove Hardware, but it didn't find anything new. Is there anything else I can do?

Thanks,

Stephen (I'm Stumped ))

**My problem has been solved now. Thanks to Jedi Master!**
 

A:[Solved] Optical mouse's scroll wheel won't work ne where; no brand name on the mouse

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Hi.About half a year ago, I bought the Lenovo ideapad 720S-14IKB. Since day 1, I noticed this problem where the mouse becomes invincible for a few seconds after I open a new tab in the webbrowser or start a new program. Here is a video of it: https://i.imgur.com/FSR05gs.mp4 Futhermore, after installing the latest BIOS update (4VCN41WW), the laptop has started to freeze for a couple of seconds on me every once in a while.  Are these, things that can be fixed by myself? Or should i talk to the store where i bought it about sending it to repair? I live in Denmark, so I have 2 years warrenty. 

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Hi, My daughters Computer is a Dell Dimension 2400 and has a mechanical mouse that is really a pain to use. I have a spare Optical mouse but it has a different Plug in than the mechanical. The Mechanical mouse has a round plug, the Optical mouse has a long rectangle conection. Will the optical mouse work?
 

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This is going to sound really pathetic folks but having had to clean out a load of dust and dirt from my Logitech optical mouse, I now find there is a small sprung object over......
The wheel is back OK and the mouse even works but there is a "thingy" over.. It is about 3/4 inch long with a small hook at each end and a couple of loops in the middle.

When you use the wheel itself, it just doesn't feel that it has the correct tension and therefore I am assuming that the small object should be attached to it in some way.

It did not spring off when I first opened the mouse and in fact I didn't notice it until I was re-assembling. It just sat there in the bottom of the mouse on the right hand side.

Does anyone know of a diagram of the inside of an optical mouse showing where this object should be used? I know it doesn't cost very much to buy a new one but it is a question of honour now finding out where it should be placed. Know what I mean!!

SS
 

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I've tried everything logical!

but I cant get my PS2 Optical Mouse to work on XP.

It's supposed to be compatable, so no drivers or software came with it.

Any ideas?

A:XP & PS2 Optical Mouse

My first idea is that you need to give more information. Like the name brand and model of the optical mouse. Is it wireless ? Is it new ? Did it EVER work ?

If it did, what happened just before it went bad ?

Was there an "old" mouse? Did you uninstall that mouse's drivers ?

Does the optical mouse work on another computer ? Does another mouse work on your (main) computer ?

Does a conflict show in the Device Manager ?
Does the device show up in Device Manager ?

Is it plugged in ?
Is it plugged into the PS2 port, and not the keyboard port?

Does it need batteries and if not are they still good ?

What do you mean by "can't get it to work". Is it completely dead, or do you have partial function?

Does your BIOS have a switch to enable/disable a PS2 mouse and did you make sure it is enabled ?

Does your Motherboard have a jumper to enable/disable a PS2 mouse and is it enabled?

What's the history of your system ? Is it new or used? Have you owned it for a long time or did you just get it ?

My second idea is that you should first let go of the notion that WinXP has anything to do with your malfunctioning optical mouse. Unless you have some red-haired ******* step-child of an optical mouse manufactured by some highly isolated cult located off the Fiji Islands, and imported by Boolong-Bang tribe for distribution in the United States, chances are that your XP and your mouse are just fine, and that the problem is more in the... Read more

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Recently my optical mouse will freeze and the only way to get it working again is rebooting the computer. Any ideas as to why it freezes?
 

A:Optical Mouse

Does the keyboard still work or is Windows locked up? If Windows is locked, it's not a mouse issue. If Windows and the keyboard are still functional, then test the mouse on another PC or test another mouse on that PC.
 

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I have a issue with my mouse i have a Microsoft optical mouse, the thing is it all works and all but when i boot the system, it wont boot up until i hit delete, and it mentions that either i dont have a mouse present or something else i kinda forgotten at this point, i just think its too bizzare but its only been with this mouse as i can recall, what could cause such a thing, how can the computer say it isnt present or installed when it is and it works just the delete issue

any suggestion would be appreciated it thanks
 

A:Optical mouse

Try another mouse. It may have a fault.
 

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my optical mouse keeps freezing or totally shuts off by itself!! sometimes even if it is on it wont do anything!! if u could help! OS is XP port USB fairly new comp. 2002 it mostly happens during game play but sometimes happen while im doing something less productive!! if u could help plz!!
 

A:optical mouse help!!!

First make sure the lens area is clean. Sometimes during times of heavy resource use the mouse might freeze. Try this

Start>Settings>Control Panel>System>Performance>Graphics
Do this:
Move the Hardware Acceleration Slider one or two clicks to the left.
OK and reboot.

Also make sure you have latest drivers for your mouse.
 

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Bought an optical mouse, connected to USB and loaded s/w. It lights up but does not move pointer. If I replug old ball mouse it works. What must I do to get Windoes 98 to "see" the new mouse ?
Many thanks.
 

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My optical is being jumpy. I put it on the slowest setting and it's still 3x more sensitive than any setting I've come across, such that I can't even navigate at school. It also jumps around sporadically and fights with me. Smartmove is not on and it is on the slowest setting with no acceleration, and there is no software with it. It's a Logitech cordless optical.
Thanks
 

A:Optical Mouse

Try it with Logitech's software/drivers and see how it goes. Go HERE, pick your mouse and your OS and you'll get the latest ones.
 

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I have an optical mouse which I have plugged into a USB to PS2 converter. The optical light stays lit on my mouse even when the machine is shutdown. I've already flashed the BIOS. Any other suggestions??
 

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I bought one of the optical trackballs mouses made by MS and have found it to be less that usable. It will call up a website that I had visited some time ago on it's own. It will start highlighting text for no known reason. I know it is this piece of junk since I can go to the old trackball and this does not happen. Any ideas or fixes.
 

A:Optical Mouse

Sounds like you got a bad mouse. Go back where you got it and exchange it.

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Just purchase a Sony optical mouse for my laptop. It is usb/ps2. When I plug the mouse into ps2 it works fine until I reboot? I startup with the original mechanical mouse unplug it, and plug in the new optical mouse and it works fine. Then I reboot with the optical in place and It does not work? I would like to use the ps2 socket because of the limited number of usb ports on the laptop, one. I do have a usb hub, hate to tie up. Thanks.
 

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I purchased an optical mouse 6 months ago and just now it started flashing erratically and I could no longer control the cursor. I have just fitted an 80Gb SATA hard drive and a RAID controller card. Could it be anything to do with that or is it just that optical mice 'wear out' after a while?
 

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Just bought a optical mouse from walmart with driver disk and setup utility. I used the setup.exe and install the browse mouse utility which apeared in the tray. The mouse goes nuts. The pointer jumps all over the place and opens everything. I uninstalled it and removed all mouse's from my device manager. Then click add/remove hardware and install the ps/2 driver off the driver disk and it worked fine? Then when I restart the laptop it plug and play installs the original ps/2 driver and the mouse acts up again? Thanks for the help.
 

A:Optical Mouse

I would check the website of the manufacturer for any updates for driver. It sounds like the wrong driver or a faulty driver came with it.
 

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Is there a way the images captured by an optical mouse be sent via USB and saved in any format?

It's my understanding that the captured images are processed and then the movement data only sent to the USB port. Is there a way I can tweak this?

Little experiment I thought I'd try out
 

A:Optical Mouse as Cam

That would be aaaaaa negative. Optical mice do not capture images, they just have a sensor that detects reflected light back to a sensor.

How would you use a mouse as a camera?
 

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All of a sudden my Logitech LX3 optical mouse has become inop....the (red)laser turns on when I start the computer (XP Professional) but it only lasts a few seconds. The curser is dead, and only by reinstalling the old "roller"type mouse can I move the curser.
I tried to reinstall the software, but that is a little awkward without a mouse.. ::
 

A:optical mouse

Hi there, since this isn't a tip or trick, I've moved you to the correct forum, hardware
 

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I just got a wireless M$ Optical Mouse and so far I am not impressed. It seems more jumpy than the regular mouse. Is this normal? I will be using the mouse when the pointer dissappears and shows up over the start menu at the bottom of the screen. I had better performance with the wireless mouse I had before. I thought these were supposed to better and smoother. Is this a common issue or did I make a bad choice with the M$ brand mouse, or did I get a lemon. Any thoughts? Thanks.
 

A:Optical Mouse

The surface you use it on makes a difference. To eliminate the surface, Try it on a clean sheet of printer paper and see if that works smooth.
 

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I bought a Lenovo B50-45 but it came without an optical drive.  What is the model number(s) of a drive that will work in it?  It has a plastic blank in it now so I will also need the plastic front part with the button.  ThanksAlan

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I have a wired optical mouse that i want to use with my laptop. Problem is that and error pops up when ever it detects it. The error is this:

There was a problem installing this hardware: Optical USB Mouse An error occurred during the installation of this device; Data error (cyclic redundancy check).

Can any one tell me where i might find a generic driver for a 3 button mouse? The mouse is made by Dell(as far as i can tell). If any one could help me out that would be really awesome, thanks!
 

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I'm sure there is one. I use it on my desk but sometimes it's a little flaky even if the battery is fresh
 

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am using a laptop that is running windows ten both mice were working ok even though the lappy is ten years old and came with windows 7
received the free 10 when offered and no troubles until Friday when I lost a file and attempted a system restore which did not work.
I then went to settings and tried suggestion in there regarding another way .I ran that and now I have another version of 10 with nothing , completely bare , have persevered with it and found it ok --works great---EXCEPT--a few things are missing --the worst is the mice both not working (BUGGA)--only the pad
windows 10 has not got the driver for either and I cant find where I can get a windows 7 one that will let me download to install.
any suggestions on how to get a download of the drivers to install would be very helpful

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Hi,

New to the forum, and thankful that people are willing to give of their time to help with these issues..

2 days ago my XP SP3 notebook decided it didn't like USB mice. I've tried several standard USB optical mice (2 button + wheel) to no avail. These mice work fine on other notebooks/desktops.

When I plug a mouse in, it detects the new hardware, and sees it as "USB PS/2 Optical Mouse." XP searches and can't find any compatible drivers. It used to work fine with the standard "HID compliant" mouse driver. Now, nothing.

I've tried all the drivers I can find, I've even re installed the original drivers.cab file from the XP Pro install cd....nothing.

Any suggestions?
 

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Hi everyone, I have a really weird problem. I have a simple USB optical mouse. The mouse sometimes lags! It stops moving, and it also doesn't have reaction for pressing buttons. It wasn't annoying really, until I started to play an FPS game. The lagging is sometimes short but still annoying, and I think it depends on CPU load which could be low, but sometimes it stucks at low CPU load too. Weird. I had a PS/2 optomechanical mouse before this, which was good, but I started to hate to clean it.

A:Optical USB mouse lags!!!

- check batteries
- is optical receiver visible (line of sight)?
- did it always lag?
- try changing video settings

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G'day

Just wanting some advice here. I have an optical mouse that i use when lanning with friends, and i would like to know of a decent pad (Also cost effective ;o) ) that is robust enough to be packed in a bag and still give the best surface for my mouse.

Also as a sideline, anyone figure out why certain optical mice just suddenly jump to a random corner of the screen for no apparent reason? Is there a way to fix this, or shall i continue to pull out my hair? D

Bare in mind, i'm in South Africa so we don't have the same brand names as the rest of the world. So a close match would be better ;o)

Thanks in advance
BW
 

A:Optical mouse woes

Binary_Wolf said:

G'day

Just wanting some advice here. I have an optical mouse that i use when lanning with friends, and i would like to know of a decent pad (Also cost effective ;o) ) that is robust enough to be packed in a bag and still give the best surface for my mouse.

Also as a sideline, anyone figure out why certain optical mice just suddenly jump to a random corner of the screen for no apparent reason? Is there a way to fix this, or shall i continue to pull out my hair? D

Bare in mind, i'm in South Africa so we don't have the same brand names as the rest of the world. So a close match would be better ;o)

Thanks in advance
BWClick to expand...

Just how good can a mouse mat be Wolf, a mat is a mat?
Anyway do you have a screen like below that may be ticked at the Snap To section?
 

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My mouse keeps stopping. I get a message saying a USB device has malfunctioned. It's my mouse and it keeps happening. I tried a second optical usb mouse and that too malfunctioned? Anyone know what might be causing this?
 

A:optical usb mouse trouble

Either a problem with the port where you connect your mouse or the USB drivers.
Try another port if you have not already done so and reboot.
Unplug all other USB devices and reboot to see if there is interference.
If not that, connect a PS/2 mouse if you have one and reboot. Go to Control Panel > System > Device manager > Hard ware and remove all the USB devices listed. You can do this without a mouse using the tab key to shift across items and spacebar to select.
Reboot and windows will put back the USB drivers.
Let us know?
 

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Hey, just purchased a "Technika USB Mini Optical Mouse" from tesco to use with my sony vaio laptop. I plug it in and get the whole....."One of the USB devices attached to this computer has malfunction....."

The mouse works for a short period of time, then the message will pop up again, im sick of it! :(

I downloaded the technika keyboard&mouse driver from the tesco/technika website, but i still had the same problem...

Help please :(



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Sony vaio VGN-N series
Microsoft Windows XP
Service Pack 2
Genuine Intel(R) CPU
T2050 @ 1.60GHz
504mb RAM

USB ROOT HUB
- Driver Version - 5.1.2600.2180
- Driver Date - 01/07/2001


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A:USB Mini Optical Mouse Help!!

Go to Start/Run and type devmgmt.msc and hit enter. In the Device Manager under Universal Serial Bus Controllers, do you see an Unknown Device or a Device with a Yellow flag? If so, right click it and uninstall it. Now Right click any device and choose Scan For Hardware Changes. If this starts a hardware wizard, browse it to the downloaded mouse driver you downloaded earlier. If you get another Unknown Device, right click it and uninstall pull the USB mouse out and restart your computer and then after it boots and settles down, plug the mouse in to a different USB port if possible.

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Hi,
Weird problem I have never seen before,
Set up my mates brand new Compaq (this plug goes here and this one here type setup)
not that good a mate and a Friday afternoon, so cant quite remember sys specifics.
anyway Compaq optical USB mouse decides it likes the top left hand corner whenever you move it, tried a different port, even lent him my spare MS optical (same deal) when I see him at work on the 2nd of Jan will give him a USB to PS2 adapter, googled the problem and ended up with everything from cat hairs LOL to try a different mouse pad ( thats why I like optical no f****n mouse pads )
Anyone dealt with this successfully?
Thanks
cY83r [email protected]
 

A:Eratic Optical Mouse

With cheaper optical mice it will do exactly what you described if it's on a glossy surface. Try putting it on a mouse pad or a piece of paper and see if the problem goes away. If so you either have him buy a decent optical mouse or use a mouse pad. Even without being a gamer there is no substitute for a good quality high DPI mouse.
 

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Hey ppl,I have a Logitech USB optical mouse sitting on a MOUSEPAD.I was wondering if doing that hinders the optical mouse from performing to its full capability(the optics technology).
Like mouse refresh rate and stuff.For games like Counterstrike.

Input? Or should I just leave the mouse on the smooth wooden table surface?
 

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am using a laptop that is running windows ten both mice were working ok even though the lappy is ten years old and came with windows 7
received the free 10 when offered and no troubles until Friday when I lost a file and attempted a system restore which did not work.
I then went to settings and tried suggestion in there regarding another way .I ran that and now I have another version of 10 with nothing , completely bare , have persevered with it and found it ok --works great---EXCEPT--a few things are missing --the worst is the mice both not working (BUGGA)--only the pad
windows 10 has not got the driver for either and I cant find where I can get a windows 7 one that will let me download to install.
any suggestions on how to get a download of the drivers to install would be very helpful

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Do they show in device manager ?

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I have a Microsoft Intellimouse 3.0, and i absolutley love it, the problem is it recently stopped working. When i plug it into my USB ports, it doesnt light up or anything, i tryed my mothers mouse from her computer and it seems to work fine, it goes in and out, but it seems ot be fine. When i plugged my mouse into her laptop, it lit up and worked. I thought i might need a new mouse, but im not sure, and im really hoping the porblem isnt with my USB ports. Can someone help me out?
 

A:USB Optical Mouse Problems

Have you tried puting it in, then rebooting your PC? As with most things, a good old reboot works wonders.

Another thing you might try is to get a USB/PS2 adapters, they are pretty easy to find, and most mouses come with one in the box. With a PS2, you will need a reboot for it to work in most cases. Your running windows XP right?
 

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Yesterday I came home from work and noticed my optical mouse was moving a bit more slowly. I've since increased the speed in control panel and it seems fine again. But should I have needed to do that? Also ... I've noticed that if I move it very quickly it cannot keep up and just dies in the mddle of the screen.
 

A:Optical Mouse slow down

tidalcloud:

The same thing has happened to me with optical mice. I guess they too have a limited life.
I will tell you and it is true that I had not one but three optical mice break down in a matter of weeks. I put them aside to test them and when I did they were all broken. I realized that I had in fact .... Three Blind Mice (sorry)
 

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Hello. I have a dell 600m laptop and use a Targus Optical Notebook Mouse PAUM004. However, its been acting weird. For example, i use firefox, and when i have several tabs open and click on one of them to close, it closes all of the tabs, or i would have to click it several times to click one tab. When i try to highlight something, on the first click it will highlight a part of a word, the whole thing or the entire sentence. its driving me nuts. I tried to clean the optical sensor thing with a q-tip and saliene solution but it didnt do anything. please help.
 

A:optical mouse problem

Try clicking the scroll wheel while the cursor is hovering over the tab.
 

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I have an old system running win98 that i am tinkering with a bit. The serial mouse that i have for it is very sticky and so aggravating o work with.

I have a Dell USB optical mouse as well that i'd love to be able to use on this machine. When I plug it in to the usb port, it sees the new usb human interface device and asks to find an appropriate driver. I am unable to find the appropriate driver on my system so i turned to the net to try and find a download for this. I'm having great difficulty. Can anyone help me solve this problem?

Thanks
 

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I've got a Compaq Athlon 500 with four USB ports. Only one of them is being used. I have used the "restore" disk and except for the periphrials, the machine is out of the box new. I haven't installed the drivers for the other periprials.

When I plug the transmitter for the mouse into a USB port, the computer won't boot. It hangs on the "Compaq" screen and won't go any farther. I'm not sure how far into loading that is.

Don I need to remove the old serial mouse, first? Do I need to take this thing back? Thanks
 

A:USB Port for MS Optical Mouse

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Hi,

I just bought a new Sweex wired optical mouse. It came with no CD. I plugged it into the usb and it came to life, however it does not respond to movement. The red light flashes and all of the buttons work, but no matter what surface I have the mouse on it does not respond. Please help!
 

A:Optical mouse not responding, please help :3

..Bump?

C'mon, I know its not too interesting but I'd really like some help.
 

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I have a Dell Inspiron laptop, brand new, that since yesterday won't recognize the Dell optical mouse. It gives an "error 43". I tried uninstalling and reinstalling the driver without success. I got on Dell on-line tech support and their guy worked on it for over an hour and 3 reboots without success. What is going on? We plugged the mouse in when we took it out of the box and it worked for over a week just fine.

A:USB Optical mouse error 43

Have you tried another one? These things do break down and die sometimes...

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I have a Microsoft IntelliMouse Explorer 1.0A USB optical mouse which is six years old. When I was using Win ME it started to freeze occasionally needing a restart. Now I am using XP and it freezes more often than before (it just did it while typing the above). Sometimes I just disconnect from the USB port and reconnect and sometimes I substitute a small USB optical Mikomi mouse (on the same USB port) which I normally use with my notebook. This mouse always works but is not so comfortable to use with the desktop because of its small size.
The MS mouse will sometimes work for long periods and sometimes for only a few minutes but its frequent freezing is irritating. I don't see what can go wrong with it - I have checked the leads and cleaned the base and am using it on the same desk surface I have always done, so maybe it is on its way out.

Has anyone had this problem and solved it? I suppose a new one may be the only answer.

johnni
 

A:Can an optical mouse wear out?

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Lately I've been having troubles with my Logitech Optical Mouse. It's been locking up on me, I've tried everything and I can't get it to unlock and the batteries aren't dead. Can anyone help?
 

A:Optical Mouse Lock Up?

Try unplugging it, and plugging it back in. Does the optical light actually turn off?
 

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I have a small optical mouse for my laptop. It's tiny, about a couple of inches long, and an inch or so wide. It has a retractable cable on one of those spring operated spools. I had had it for a while before I really started using it. I've used it for about a year now and sometimes it will randomly disconnect itself. I have to unplug it and plug it back in to 'kick-start' it. The light stays on when it disconnects itself. Does this sound like the optical mouse is going bad?
 

A:What are the signs of an optical mouse going bad?

My optical mouse needs ever so often a new battery, I don't know if your little one would be the same or if it gets power with the cable.
The cables do go broke after so many times being bent, that is what I found, just wiggling the cable gets a good connection, but as soon as it is moved, it looses connection.
 

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Dell 4600 PC bundled wireless optical mouse (no USB) lights up but does not move or scroll curser. Batteries replaced. No manual and does it have a driver in Win XP Pro? Thanx
 

A:Wireless Optical Mouse

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