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Windows 7: Wireless mouse behaving strangely

19 Jul 2014   #11

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pooksahib View Post
ICit2lol - if I knew you were prepared to go to all that trouble for me, I'd have mentioned the 'combo' fact. I appreciate your efforts though - many thanks. I'd already loaded the newer software but, deep down, knew it wouldn't help as I've happily been using the older version for years.

Must be a case of wear and tear (although the mouse looks fine...). Thanks for the tips, you and Ranger4 - I've just ordered the M570 from Amazon as it has excellent reviews. 24, less than half what Tesco are asking. I don't 'game' so specialist mice aren't a necessity.

Thanks again.
That's ok mate in fact the micro switches inside some mice are very small indeed and it amazes me how long they do last given the hidings they get.
See the pic in red are the switches and I have seen much smaller than these and the yellow circle is the scroll wheel sensor fitting.

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