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Windows 7: mouse lights stay on after shut down

01 Aug 2010   #1
sinbin

windows 7 64 bit premium
 
 
mouse lights stay on after shut down

When i shut down pc .The mouse lights stay on!!
My mobo is listed in my specs any help how to get the mouse to power down or mobo to stop powering the mouse when shut down would be great


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01 Aug 2010   #2
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

It's pretty normal for that to happen. Most boards power the USB connectors even after shutdown. It's usually done so that the mouse or keyboard can wake the computer from sleep.

There are a number of ways to "cure" this problem. The easiest is to turn off the power bar that the computer is connected to, assuming you have one. Some older motherboards have a shunt, or jumper, somewhere on the board to allow USB devices to be constantly powered, or not. You can also try the BIOS and set your wake by USB settings to off, but you won't be able to wake the computer by mouse or keyboard anymore.
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01 Aug 2010   #3
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.
 
 

Yes that is quite normal, mine does the same.
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01 Aug 2010   #4
alphanumeric

Windows 10 Education 64 bit
 
 

My ASUS motherboard has jumpers to set the mode. I like being able to just click a button on my trackball to turn on my PC.
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01 Aug 2010   #5
sinbin

windows 7 64 bit premium
 
 

Oh ok thanks.Is there any risk of shorting out if its left on!bios has resume of to power up pc!but light still stays on ,,im not to clued up on jumpers.
i av mw 2 sniper mouse so i have a huge green glow in my room at night.I can flick my psu switch of but i fear it could short it or damage it if i keep turning the psu off by the switch?
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01 Aug 2010   #6
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sinbin View Post
Oh ok thanks.Is there any risk of shorting out if its left on!bios has resume of to power up pc!but light still stays on ,,im not to clued up on jumpers.
i av mw 2 sniper mouse so i have a huge green glow in my room at night.I can flick my psu switch of but i fear it could short it or damage it if i keep turning the psu off by the switch?
Don't mess with jumpers/pins/etc. Go to the device manager and look at the USB devices, find your mouse and see if there is a power management in the properties tab. If there is, untick "Allow this device to wake the computer". Do the same check on the various USB root hubs.
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01 Aug 2010   #7
alphanumeric

Windows 10 Education 64 bit
 
 

Is this correct > gigabyte ga_7pvm.shs rev 2.0 ? I can't find it on the Gigabyte site? There are some ga-73pvm listed.
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02 Aug 2010   #8
sinbin

windows 7 64 bit premium
 
 

yes there is that one a rev 2.0 !its on there i use it to get updates for drivers and stuff for the mobo!
I unticked the box in devices mouse properties and now the light goes of.
Thanks for the help
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02 Aug 2010   #9
alphanumeric

Windows 10 Education 64 bit
 
 

OK, if you're happy with the solution posted I don't need to look it up anyway.
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14 Aug 2010   #10
sinbin

windows 7 64 bit premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
Is this correct > gigabyte ga_7pvm.shs rev 2.0 ? I can't find it on the Gigabyte site? There are some ga-73pvm listed.
yes its 73 ..also theres 2 gigabyte sites.u need the usa one for somereason to find my board.
there newer site only caters for here ultra mobos,,
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