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Windows 7: mouse stopped working

14 Jan 2012   #1
whiskeryron

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
mouse stopped working

I am able to open windows desktop. Mouse arrow indicator able to move across screen but left & right click ability not working.


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14 Jan 2012   #2
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Hi whiskeryron and welcome to W7 Forums

Could be a hardware failure of the mouse, where it still works (as in being able to guide the cursor on the screen) but not as regards recognising the operation of one or more of its buttons or wheel.

Probably easier to replace than try to repair.
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14 Jan 2012   #3
whiskeryron

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Thanks for your reply, I have tried 2 other mice on my P/C ( both USB & Wifi ) all showing same problem, I therefore do not think it is the actual mouse playing up.
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14 Jan 2012   #4
1Bowtie

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Sometimes you need to reinstall the mouse software to get the functions back.
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