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Windows 7: Mouse Left click + drag issue

02 Aug 2014   #21
AndOne

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Have you tried the updating the setpoint software and driver?


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25 May 2015   #22
mega999

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mistahsinclair View Post
I just fixed this exact problem with my Performance Mouse MX (don't know if yours is a Logitech or not).

I used a can of compressor air dust remover and fired it under the front of the left mouse button. Problem now gone.

Pete
This worked for me too! Thank you very much!

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/Mega
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15 Jul 2015   #23
bazzzyl

Windows 8 x64
 
 

This is not software or firmware problem.
THIS IS HARDWARE PROBLEM!

I had the same problem with locking right button.
The solution is very simple >>> this guide helped my to fix it!!
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01 Oct 2015   #24
chipisgood

Windows 7
 
 

Thanks! It fixed my MX Anywhere behavior problems (loss of selection during drag, can't select text at specific range) after a good 2 years service. Never expect it is such simple problem. I don't have a can of compress air with me. Instead, I just use a knife to lift up the the left mouse click pad then blow it with my mouth. It worked! I guess some accumulated dust inside was the problem.

For anyone has similar problem, you can first go to window control panel on mouse to switch left/right, then you should see the selection works fine if you use right click. Go ahead try the blow clean as suggested on your left click pad.

Just want to say my appreciation and share my experiences. My mouse is good now!
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16 Aug 2016   #25
jashn

Tennessee
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mistahsinclair View Post
I just fixed this exact problem with my Performance Mouse MX (don't know if yours is a Logitech or not).

I used a can of compressor air dust remover and fired it under the front of the left mouse button. Problem now gone.

Pete
Holy crap, you sir, are a genius! After 2 months of scouring the internet for a solution, this actually worked lol. Thank you very much my friend!
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25 Jul 2017   #26
MoreBeansPlease

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Plugging the mouse into a different USB port fixed it for me!
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