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Windows 7: Mouse Pointer disappears RIGHT side of screen

25 Oct 2012   #1
anthonyibo

Windows 7 Home 64bit
 
 
Mouse Pointer disappears RIGHT side of screen

Hello, I have a Dell laptop 15R 2nd Gen i-5 processor running Windows 7 Home 64bit.

The problem I am having is this: Mouse disappears on right side of screen. The entire right side of screen (not just in the lower corner). If I move the mouse 6 inches to the right off screen, then I would have to move it 6 inches to the left again until it re-appears. If I moved the pointer 1 foot to the right, I would have to move it 1 foot to the left until the pointer re-appeared again.

It's as if the pointer kept going on to a hidden screen??


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25 Oct 2012   #2
gigagiggles

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Looks like a mismatch between physical resolution and the larger virtual desktop resolution. Should that be the case, a few users prefer the larger space to work with and can navigate and bring into view the unseen parts as needed.
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25 Oct 2012   #3
anthonyibo

Windows 7 Home 64bit
 
 
Problem Solved

Thanks Gigagiggles! That was it. In case anyone is interested in how I fixed this, here's what I did:

In the task tray I left clicked on "Intel HD Graphics"
click on "graphics properties"
"basic mode"
"display"
"multiple displays"
"operating mode"
then select "single display"
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