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MY Arrow "Pointer" Jump and Viberate

Q: MY Arrow "Pointer" Jump and Viberate

Hi,I have problem with my point. The pointer is always jump and viberate. Do you think if I use external mouse my search for Internet would be improve! Thanks Regards, S. Hussain

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Preferred Solution: MY Arrow "Pointer" Jump and Viberate

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: MY Arrow "Pointer" Jump and Viberate

Hi,Do you mean touchpad or some other Arrow pointer?Please install this:https://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/swdetails/hp-pavilion-15-p000-notebook-pc-series/69...Source: https://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/hp-pavilion-15-p000-notebook-pc-series/6936226/mode...RegardsVisruth

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Our local library has a patron who has problems with following the pointer arrow on our computers. It needs to be replaced with another display,perhaps in color,or made larger. When we go into the control panel to pick a different theme, there is only one selection and it would not work. We have the pcs loaded with WIN NT I think there is a way to change the pointer by going into the Internet and downloading one but I don't know how. Any suggestions?
 

A:Pointer arrow

This is not a hardware question.

You said you have NT, so I am moving this to the NT forum - please go there to look for replies.

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Get free stuff and help out a poor computer tech:
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Hi,

I'm having problems with my arrow pointer when I'm trying to write email or write anything in Microsoft Word. When I have the arrow pointer anywhere in the text or it jumps around if I leave it while writing. For example, if I leave it in text where I have already written something, it will jump back to that part of the text and start typing into the text. I then have to delete and start again. How do I turn this off?

Any help is greatly appreciated.

A:Having Problems With Arrow Pointer

It could be you are getting interference from the touchpad while typing.
Go into the touchpad settings/properties and disable it and then see if that stops the problem.
If it does, then you can change settings such as sensitivity, disable while typing or leave it off all together.

Please report back and let us know the result.

Regards.

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Suddenly the arrow pointer is gone, as if no mouse is attached (which there is). It does not come up at all even after a reboot (not before or after login). I've tried different USB mice, reinstalling or upgrading Intellipoint has no effect (and was a pain to do without a mouse!) The PC seems to detect newly-added mice, the device manager says they're "working properly" and uninstalling/reinstalling drivers at that level didn't work. Finally, I swapped out the hard drive with another and the pointer shows up, so it's a software problem. I'm not familiar with how the Human USB Interface Device stuff interacts with intellipoint so ... Any ideas?

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Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 4:31:23 PM, on 7/25/2009
Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINNT\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\services.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\aawservice.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\AOL\ACS\AOLacsd.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\ASF Agent\ASFAgent.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\cisvc.e... Read more

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I've posted on the general security forum about this, and was advised to post my log here. For about two seconds every eight, my mouse pointer changes from an arrow, to an arrow with an hourglass on the right of it which, according to my mouse settings, means "working in the background". The cursor never changes to the hourglass alone in this instance, just the arrow with hourglass. My computer isn't really making any unusual whirring noises, and task manager never shows CPU usage about about 5%, even when the arrow/hourglass is showing. It seems to happen with regularity, whenever my pc is on, and whether or not it is connected to the internet. I've scanned with Norton IS, Spybot, and Adaware, which found nothing. The online Pandascan found one pice of "Spyware", but I'm pretty certain that it's just a cookie. Anyway, here's my HJT log and Pandascan log...

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 17:14:36, on 22/04/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16414)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccProxy.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Sh... Read more

A:Occasional change or pointer to arrow and hourglass

Bump.

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How can I change the color of the cursor (pointer arrow) on the screen?
I would like to make it red so it will be easier to spot.

A:How can I change the my color of cursor (pointer arrow)?

Mouse Pointer - Change - Vista Forums

Improving the Appearance of Your VISTA Computer

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This has been going on for a long time and it's driving me insane.  It seem to change randomly and there isn't anything I can do to get my pointer back. I can't click anything! ARGGGHHHHH  Please help?
Kathy

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I have a toughbook that is running Windows XP Pro and IE8. Starting a couple days ago, it started making me click multiple times to be able to type in a search box on just about any website including Google. What I mean by clicking multiple times is, when I am in another program and click in the search box of the website to switch to the Internet Explorer window, I have to click 2 or more times before it will switch to that window and allow me to type in the box. Today I noticed that if I just mouse over a search box like Google's search box, the cursor will very quickly switch back and forth from the to the , and it will display the "Google Search" tooltip when the arrow is displayed. I have tried using Firefox to see if it happens there as well, but Firefox works fine. I have started Internet Explorer with no addons and it still does it. I have also uninstalled IE8 and used IE6 and IE7 but they both still have this problem. It doesn't seem to happen on bing.com but on every other site I have this problem. Any help would be greatly appreciated!!!

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I have a Dell Inspiron 9400 laptop with a GeForce 7800 video card and a 22" Dell LCD display in dual-display mode (one big desktop). When I ALT-TAB from one app to another, I would like my pointer to jump to the new application automatically (so I don't have to manually move it all the way across the big desktop by hand). Lazy? Yes, I am. Thanks for any help.
 

A:How to make pointer context jump (focus) to window

Try the Snap To option in the Mouse Properties->Pointer Options
 

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My OCZ Agility 3 SSD started to fail and temporarily I have replaced it with a Crucial MX100 SSD, whilst the RMA is being dealt with.

I had multiple copies of Windows 8 on the old SSD managed by Bootit Bare Metal and I copied these to the replacement SSD. Now when I start Windows 8 with new SSD the mouse pointer keeps jumping and a little blue circle appears by it.

If I go to the Task Manager and stop the Microsoft Windows Search Indexer the mouse stays still and behaves normally.

Is there a better way to avoid this problem?

A:Microsoft Indexing makes mouse pointer jump

Open Folder Options and turn on "Show Hidden Files" & "Show hidden System Files" and check the file under:
C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\Windows.edb. This is the index files for Windows Search. If the file is too big in size then that would cause problem indexing. If it's too big, you can delete and let Windows Search rebuilt it but you first have to turn off the Windows Search Service.

Pesonally, I dont use Windows Search that often so I have the Service turn off and delete the Windows.edb. However, I use a small search engine: Everything Quich Search which is small, compact and does very good job, the result of the search comes back almost instanly.
Here's the link: Everything Search Engine

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This is ridiculously annoying.  No matter which open program or site you are trying to work on, when the mouse touches any edge of another window then that one immeditely pops to the front.  This is Windows 8 or 8.1 with the Classic Shell add-on.  Firefox is the default browser, but this also happens when I have only Word and Excel open.  I have read other web sites where people have this same complaint.  Some believe it is a mouse sensitivity issue, but I know that's not the solution in this case.  If this is an issue of "hover delay" then how do you turn that off or adjust it so it does not take over like this?  Thanks

A:windows annoyingly jump to front when touched by mouse pointer

It sounds like you have of the accessibility helpers turned on.
 
Go to "Control Panel", "Ease of Access", "Change how the Mouse Works"
(or select  "Make the mouse easier to use" if you end up in "Ease of Access Center")
 
On the "Make the mouse easier to use" page, under "Make it easier to manage windows", you will find a setting "Activate a window by hovering over it with the mouse". I suspect that that setting has become enabled. Untick it, Select "OK" and you should be back to normal.
 
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I have a problem that I've never experienced before in XP, Vista and Windows 7. I have researched the problem but the only thing I can find is how to turn on and turn off the "jump to" default button pointer setting. In the past, the jump to feature worked as intended but appx. two weeks ago I started having this problem. We all know how the function works and the fact that it will not work with all default buttons, which is good. Here's the current situation: the pointer still goes to the window in which the default button is located but instead of landing on the button the pointer goes to the upper left corner or mid-left side of the window. I haven't installed any software lately that would cause such a thing to happen and I haven't made any changes. The problem occurs in both my user account and my wife's user account, mine being an Administrator account and hers being a Stanard account. My Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard software is up to date and the current driver is installed. I have not changed/updated the driver in the software. I have uninstalled, rebooted, reinstalled and rebooted to no avail. The mouse settings are properly set to enable the jump.

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 on a Dell XPS-17 L702X laptop. All updates are current. This is not a widespread problem because I can't find any discussions related to the problem although I've searched the Internet for hours. I simply don't understand it. I can't take a screen shot using Paint as the m... Read more

A:Mouse pointer "jump to" (default button) function

It's not solved, but I'm going to mark it as solved.

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Hi,
I can't seem to capture if vbkeyleft or vbkeyright as a trigger in a sheet.

.... by change etc.

some code like

case select vbkeypress or last key pressed
case = vbkeyleft
.... code
case vbkeyright
.... code
case else
exit sub
end select

The fact is tht I press the arrow key and no change occurs but I do want to capture the fact one of the two arrow keys has been pressed.

Help appreciated
 

A:Solved: Excel vba detect if the Left Arrow or Right Arrow has been pressed

It's not solved but nobody looked, so I think it's over the top.
 

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Hello everyone! I recently got a 11 inch Yoga and although I'm liking it so far, the right shift key is also bothering me. I tried remapping the keyboard using KeyTweak first, uninstalled it, then SharpKeys. Although both do solve switching the keys around, both also lose the ability to scroll up continuously by pressing and holding the newly-mapped up-arrow key. It just scrolls up one line at a time, or moves the cursor up one line at a time, and so forth. Do I need to do something extra to make this work? Although I know it might seems such a little thing to complain about, I just like my things to work like they're supposed to  Unfortunately, if I can't get this to work, this might be a return...

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Hi Everyone,I just learned of this term today "Browser Hijacking". I think that's what I have...where you click on a link and you get redirected to ad sites....correct me if I'm wrong please : ) I have tried Norton Internet Security 2008, Spysweeper and today HiJack This, but I see there is a log. If someone would tell me if any of this stuff is EVIL, I would be so appreciative. Here is what I have:Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 7:54:30 PM, on 12/13/2007Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSvcHst.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\AluSchedulerSvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPLpr.exeC:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exeC:\Program Files\Adobe\Photoshop Album Start... Read more

A:Jump, Jump, Redirect - Browser Hijacking?

Hello Nancy V,Welcome to Bleeping Computer You may want to print out these instructions for reference, since you will have to restart your computer during the fix.Please download FixWareout from one of these sites:http://downloads.subratam.org/Fixwareout.exehttp://download.bleepingcomputer.com/lonny/Fixwareout.exeSave it to your desktop and run it. Click Next, then Install, make sure "Run fixit" is checked and click Finish.The fix will begin; follow the prompts. You will be asked to reboot your computer; please do so. Your system may take longer than usual to load; this is normal.Once the desktop loads please post the text that will open (report.txt) and a new Hijackthis log.Thanks,tea

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When I load HOMMIV, my white mouse pointer is staying next to the hand pointer of the game. I've checked all the mouse settings on my computer, and in the game, but nothing seems to clear the standard white pointer. It's really starting to annoy me, because it interferes with game play. Anyone know how I can get rid of this pesky white pointer?

TIA.
 

A:HOMMIV Mouse pointer interfering with game pointer

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hi!

I am using win 7 home edition.I have changed the cursor with a yellow circle and have named the file to unnamed.cur.After i have changed the default cursor to the one with the yellow circle and have saved it.But after i reboot the system the cursor does not change to the pointer with the yellow circle but it goes back to the normal pointer.I have put the customized pointer in the c:/windows/cursors folder but when apply it still does not apply the changes to it.I am using windows 7 home basic.

Help would be appreciated.

A:change the mouse pointer to a yellow circle around the pointer!

The way I have change cursors is to treat them like a system file you need to take ownership give yourself permission and rename the original cursor with a .bak in the name and then copy and paste the custom cursor with the original cursor's name into C:\Windows\Cursors folder. Take a look at Post #6 of this thread will tell you how to do it Basic Networking Information

Then you will need to reboot.

Jerry

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I just bought the jump drive to transfer contents from my windows 98 to my new Windows XP.
Windows 98 needs to download software to do it.
I went to the site but only see it for Windows 98 secial edition. Is it not possible to use This jump drive with Windows 98?
 

A:Lexar Jump Jump Drive 256 MB USB 2.0

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Hi guys i have a Lenovo G580 im not sure which version but i can tell you its intel i.3  and its got usb3.0 on it and 500gb hdd. 2.20Ghz  4.00RAM.    been days that i try to solve my Fn Key problem and also the arrow left and arrow up keys < i was using Win8 and downgraded to Win7 last week and that problem has occured since ,it misbehaves and it only works for a short amount of time it randomly works those keys FN.arrow up/left keys randomly they work , i upgraded again to Win8.1 now for the first few boots evrything worked well fn key and arrow keys np.< and now again it stops working.. and btw. whenever i press hard against it it would work pressing down the fn and arrow left/up keys when i press really hard it works but then again it doesnt Soo end of the story its not functioning properly and i have Energy management and Display driver HD 3000 installed and i still got this problem .. is there any fix to this anyone please !? 

A:Arrow Left key and arrow Up key and fn key not wor...

Hi Leon90 ,        Welcome to the forums,After reading this, the first thing that came in my mind, is that your keyboard might need replacement, but lets isolate a few things1. Try reinstalling your Power manager. 





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I am the go-to guy (IT ADMIN) for all PC/network problems at work so this is how I became introduced to this laptop. The laptop is a gateway W6501 and is an employee husband?s laptop (yea I know, what where you thinking). Here is the problem, when booting the laptop starts fine show the little Microsoft cyber eye thing. The hard drive light flashes normally the arrow appears and nothing. Black screen, moveable arrow and nothing else happens (HD light flashes once and sits there until forced pwr down).
Safe mode works normal, restore does not fix it, boot fix finds no errors, chkdsk finds no HD errors. McAfee virus has no signs of virus and in safe mode system log does not show any issues that could have caused this problem. I tried hooking a monitor to the video out, tried low res boot and I tried the FN/LCD to move to external monitor. I even removed several programs including MacAfee that could cause such an issue. I would just restore to factory but I hate to do that and lose all their info.

Any suggestions would be great thank you!

A:just an arrow

have you tried a system restore? could have been a bad update.

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Hi -

Hey everyone... I am not sure if I am infected with any viruses or spyware.

When the press the down arrow key on my keyboard, it does page down, instead of just scrolling down the page.. any thoughts?
Computer Specs:
Windows XP Pro
HP Pavilion Notebook DV6326us
1 GB Ram

A:Down Arrow

This sounds more like a keyboard issue. Start with Control Panel> Date Time Language, etc>regional and Language options> Click the language tab, click details, underneath settings the keyboard layout will be listed. There you can select the keyboard if incorrect and remove it.

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Hi, I'm Brad and recently, well just today I got a brand new laptop with Windows 7. And I've just now figured out that the touch pad in fact has the scroll feature still in it but when I do it an icon that looks like a silly cartoon arrow with a Ubisoft icon behind it appears, but the function still works. Is that normal?

Thanks in Advance.

Merry X-Mas to everyone on the Windows Seven Forums.

A:Scrolling Arrow

  
Quote: Originally Posted by GarrysGeek


Hi, I'm Brad and recently, well just today I got a brand new laptop with Windows 7. And I've just now figured out that the touch pad in fact has the scroll feature still in it but when I do it an icon that looks like a silly cartoon arrow with a Ubisoft icon behind it appears, but the function still works. Is that normal?

Thanks in Advance.

Merry X-Mas to everyone on the Windows Seven Forums.



Hi and welcome
We could tell you quickly if you could use the built in snipping tool (typ snipping in search) to make a screen shot and upload it using the attachment icon (shaped like a paperclip) in the reply form. see pics

Ken J+

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Goodmorning everyone,I have a problem I can't solve despite numerous attempts ...I have a HP laptop 650 which seems to have constantly pressed the left arrow. For example when I get to the logon screen you have to enter the password at reverse because the cursor always returns to the left.I connected a USB keyboard but problem persisted.I disassembled the physical keyboard of the laptop leaving only the USB, the problem persists.I checked the language settings on windows, it looks ok.I disassembled the HDD and did a clean with another PC, kaspersky and malwarebytes returned 0 detections.With physical keyboard removed, using only the usb keyboard I managed to get into the bios and even here the problem remains, and I could not even get out because the tab changing all the time and could not confirm the exit.I had tried the windows restore but you are unable to proceed, the arrow pressed overrides the click of a mouse. Have you ever had a similar problem ?! Seems an hardware problem.Some ideas?

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This is my first post and I hope I am on the correct board.
I use my PC, a HP Compact, to connect to my companies mainframe via VPN connection. While connected I will lose functionality of my arrow keys, some PF keys, and a few others that excape me at the moment.
Oh, the delete key too, it causes the windowns task manager window to open and I must cancel out. This is soooo frustrating when I am attempting to complete a project, and it nearly impossible to complete this post. Do you have any suggestions?
I also do not have functionality of the arrow keys at thise moment because I tried to go back to correct a typo.

Help!

Thanks
 

A:arrow key functionality

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plz anyone help me. i was just trying to remove the shortcut arrow as written in the forum's tuitorial but all gone in vain. my icons look like this now as the screen shot below.

plz anyone help me...

A:Shortcut arrow

Hello ScorpionKing,

It seems you may have used the wron 32-bit or 64-bit download, or did not unblock the Blank.ico file before moving it to the C:\Windows folder. Double check each step as you go through it again to see if this may be the case.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...e-restore.html

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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This is a small but annoying problem with IE6 that is making several people in my office irritable. We used to be able to use tab for autocomplete but now we need to use the down arrow key. Is there a way to go back to using tab? Thanks.
 

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Hoping somebody could tell me how to remove the shortcut arrow on icons when they are on the desktop.

A:Shortcut Arrow

Shortcut Arrow - Change, Remove, or Restore

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Arrow moves on its own once starting to type. It will either move up or to the left. Annoying because it will actually reposition where you are typing. Any help would be appreciated.

I have checked on drivers forthe mouse.

thanks!

 

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Hi to all, again.....lol

Can somebody please tell me how to get rid of the short-cut arrow under the icons on my desktop.

Thanks in advance
 

A:getting rid of the short-cut arrow in xp pro ?

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The arrow freezes at different times. I have to re-boot in order to move it. Sometimes I have to re-boot two or more times. I've bought a new mouse and it does the same thing. Now there seems to be another problem. It's as if I've clicked on the "START" menue and all kinds of stuff pops up. That's just started an hour ago. It only happened twice. Here is my log. Thanks in advance for any information.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.7
Scan saved at 9:36:05 AM, on 2/26/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16414)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\avgamsvr.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\avgupsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\avgemc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\crypserv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\HPZipm12.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\MsPMSPSv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\USRmlnkA.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SOUNDMAN.EXE
C:\Program Files\MusicMatch\MusicMatch Jukebox\mmtask.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\USRshutA.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\USRmlnkA.exe
C:\Program Files\BellSouth\Connection Tool\IPMon32.exe
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Is there any simple way to get rid of the drop down arrow at the end of the address bar on your browser?
 

A:History Arrow

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I am not sure which section to put this under, so please guide me to the correct section if this is wrong. I'm using a SteelSeries Apex keyboard. My computer doesn't recognize my right arrow key. It's not the keyboard, it's the computer. I've used different keyboards, rebound my right arrow key and my computer still does not recognize what a right arrow key is. No matter what I do, any key rebound to right arrow key will not work.
 

A:Right Arrow Key won't register

1. What is the brand and exact model of computer?
2. What version of Windows are you running?
3. Does the right arrow on the onscreen keyboard work?
 

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my fn Left and right key is not working . but fn up and down key is working . any ideas ? need help asap . the screen is not going to dim even i tried to setting in control panel . HELP ASAP ~  Thank you . Much Loves . 

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Hi, I have a problem with the arrow next to the lock button. Half of it is missing. The only thing i have found was a reg hack to remove the lock button to allow more room for the arrow. The reg change did not work and messed up my mouse and keyboard along with no sound from media player. A system restore fixed everything. Has anyone had this problem with the arrow? See attachment. Thanks for any help

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A:arrow cut off @ orb button

Hi

Welcome to the forums!

Are you using a custom DPI setting? That's the only time I've seen odd display issues is when the user sets a custom DPI setting.

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Hi. My right arrow key is not working. I tried a different keyboard and it wasn't working with that either. The only thing I can think of is some time in the past I must have set it up as a short cut. But I don't know how to find out if I did. I have done every thing that XP help has to offer and that didn't work. I use my arrow keys a lot nudgeing graphics. It is frustrating not to have the right arrow key.

My computer is a Sony Pentium 4 CPU 3.20GHz
3.19 GHZ, 1.00 GB of RAM
Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2

Thank you,

Pam
 

A:right arrow key not working

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Ok just got in any turned my Dell laptop on Inspiron 15 3000 series and using win 8.1 64 ; and my down arrow is missing; poof ; no
where to be seen ? ?      I resized the window thinking that might reveal the down arrow but it didn t !  !
So whats this all about and how do I fix this ?  ?  ?    
 
Just noticed the page up / down and the stacked arrows that are on the bottom row of the keyboard some times don t get a page
to scroll up /down so whats with that ?

 
Also I see the white box thingy that should hold the down arrow is their in lower far right of the screen; when I click on that the normal blue backround color turns to a very light grey ! ?
 
Lastly tried restore and i.e. reset / saved settings and that did nothing;  so what have I missed ?
 
Need help thanks . .
 

 

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Periodically my left arrow key gets stuck and it won't stop typing. I'm pretty sure that this isn't a problem with the physical key because I've poked around with it a bit and also sometimes I can make the problem go away by pressing other keys or putting the computer into safe mode. It seems to happen at random, though there are some programs that trigger it more (mostly anything with typing.) I've reinstalled my keyboard drivers and it hasn't helped. I get no error messages, just the typing.

I have a Vaio VGN-FE870E laptop with Windows Vista.

Does anyone have any ideas as to what I can do to fix this or what the problem is?

Thanks!
 

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Is the arrow for undocking the laptop oriented in the wrong direction, actually perpendicular to the action required?

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I'v got a weird problem which is: when i press the UP Arrow Key in ms word or notepad it comes up with the Date and time.
If anyone can answer on this it would be great.

Jit

A:Up Arrow Key Fault

Welcome to TSF....

It sounds like the up arrow key has been remapped at sometime this undoubtedly is a registry edit which could be dangerous at best to perform with out the data that it was made from originally.

Do you have the recovery/restore disk for this computer?

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Can anyone tell me how to disable the up arrow key on my Sharp laptop running XP Pro?
 

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Hello
I am sure this has been ask before but don't know what it is called to search for answer. How to get rid
of this, when using laptop its a real pain when your halfway down the page and then it goes back to top.
I have FF as my main but use Google sometimes for a fast find, I even tried to find a Greasemonkey script but no luck.

A:Google Arrow

The only thing I've noticed is that this arrow appears only when I click the TAB key after doing a search. I find it rather useful because then I can use the arrow keys to quickly navigate down the page and press ENTER on the link I want to go to.
As long as I don't click the TAB key, I never see the arrow.

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It just started today, but when I use the down arrow key to scroll down on a webpage, it jumps to the very bottom of the site. Then when I click next to anything with text regardless of website, a blinking text cursor shows up as if I am typing. How can I get it back to where I can scroll with the arrow key and get rid of this flashing cursor?

A:Problems with using the down arrow key

Never mind friends, I was wording my "Google Search" wrong and I found the solution. If anyone else ever has this problem with firefox, click tools, options, advanced tab, then uncheck "Always use cursor keys etc..." under accessibility. Thanks.

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Sometimes I click on something and an arrow with a dot on it, or a dot in the middle of two arrows, shows up out of nowhere and the page starts scrolling. It's a minor annoyance, but I'd like to know why this happens and how to avoid it. Thanks!

A:Mysterious Arrow

Lol.... that indicates that page scrolling is enabled... Mine is activated by using the scroll wheel as a button on my mouse..

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I had set my pointer arrow to an extra large size and it was fine. Today, my computer rebooted by itself (possible power surge?) and, from that point, forward, my pointer arrow reverted to its former size. I went to control panel, mouse, pointers and went down the list to "Windows Standard Extra Large." Then I received an error message stating "C"\windows\cursors\arrow_l.cur file, which contains the "Normal Select" cursor, is either missing or corrupt." The same message appears, with slight variations, for most of the other arrow options.

I tried System Restore to two points where the larger arrow was working. Neither restore corrected the problem.

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
 

A:arrow sizing

What Windows version do you have? In your windows CD is a folder called I386. In that is a file called "ARROW_I.CU_" This is the curser file. Replace the "_" with "R" and back up then overwright the other file and see if it works.
 

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I just got this laptop and everything is great EXCEPT the fact that the up arrow key is where the right shift key normally is on every other computer I have ever used in my life.  This is honestly causing me a huge headache because I type very fast and without thinking or looking and every time I go to do an uppercase letter and reach for the shift key, I hit the arrow key instead. I honestly don't know why anyone would build a keyboard that is different than others but I am trying to figure out how to work with this without slowing down my typing, which is honestly driving me insane. What can I do here other than continue to make typos?  I hooked up an external keyboard for the shorterm but that doesn't really help me when I'm on a plane or travelling for work.  I paid a lot for this computer and really need to be able to use it properly. 

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Hello,

Weird stuff...the shortcut arrow on icons is changing to images resembling application icons. Notice in the pic that shortcuts to a Chrome web address, a PDF file, a Folder, and a Word document have an Excel icon where the white shortcut arrow should be.



I reboot and the shortcut arrow reappears, only to have the Excel (or some other icon) replace it. Sometimes the change happens within a few minutes, sometimes a couple of hours later.

The other day, the arrows were fine, then I opened/used/closed Camtasia Studio. The shortcut arrow was then replaced with the Camtasia icon. A few minutes later, the Camtasia icon was replaced with the Excel icon. By the way, I hadn't used Excel.

Lastly, I restored my pc with an Acronis image to a date prior to the first appearance of the changing shortcut icons, which cleared the problem for a couple of weeks. Then it came back. The only system changes following the image restore were Windows Updates and a Filezilla update.

Any suggestions as to the cause of the change?

Thanks for your help.
GeoPro

A:Shortcut arrow changes by itself

Try a scan with MBAM free version. It sounds like something may be getting picked up off the web. You may have a Pup installed. Also try SuperAntiSpyware free

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