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Mouse settings?

Q: Mouse settings?

Up until recently, I'd never been particular about peripherals. In fact, it is only now that I've begun to experiment with the features of my mouse driver -- all of which are quite new to me. So I'm curious as to what mouse settings you guys use.

For now, mine are as follows:

- Polling rate is still at default 8ms.
- Mouse speed is at 6/11 in Windows, enhanced pointer precision off, MarkC fix enabled.
- Mouse dpi settings are at 1200 dpi on a 1920x1080 monitor. I toggle down to 400 dpi when necessary.
- Usually, I have the in-game mouse sensitivity set to medium or low.

I'm using a Corsair M60.

What settings do you use when gaming? Do you use these same settings for everything else?

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A: Mouse settings?

I don't really have access to my desktop right now, so this is a wild guess on my memory, on what I use:

Windows sens. something like 6/10.
1080p monitor.
Maxed polling rate (1000?)
2600DPI on desktop
3400DPI on FPS and other usual games
5600DPI for some weird games with slow movement, or LoL/HoN/DotA (HoN I play mainly) or other RTS as necessary.

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A:Can't find touch pad settings in Control Panel/Mouse settings anywhere?

Hi loki2007 Usually, Windows install it's own Microsoft Legacy Drivers for a touchpad on a laptop, and these drivers doesn't enable the "Advanced" settings that allows you to control the touchpad. In order to do that, you have to install the laptop touchpad drivers which will add that tab in the Mouse options.Download and install these drivers:http://global-download.acer.com/GDFiles/Driver/TouchPad/Touchpad_Synaptics_9.1.16_Vistax86.zip?acerid=633639058794305220&Step1=NOTEBOOK&Step2=ASPIRE&Step3=ASPIRE%205520&OS=ALL&LC=en&BC=ACER&SC=PA_4Let me know if they install or not.

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A:Mouse settings

I think you may have a faulty mouse, have you tried a different mouse?
DO you have the setting enabled that auto double clicks for you?
 

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A:Custom Mouse Settings

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A:Touchpad/mouse settings help.

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A:How do I change mouse settings

Hello jfgarcia

Just type "mouse" into the start menu and it should appear to you
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A:Saving Mouse Settings

Did the mouse come with it's own software? Here is the mouse settings page in windows:



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A:Mouse Pointer settings won't save

Pointer, Welcome to TSG!

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A:Mouse Device Settings Not Staying Set

Yes ma'am.  There ought to be something in gpedit.msc, I saw something about it. 
 
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A:Mouse settings constantly resetting.

have you checked that you dont actually have any pending restarts / updates on your "check updates" part?

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anyone?

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/301092-different-settings-scrolling-mouse-trackpad-same-time.html
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im using an arc touch mouse so i dont know if the mouse properties window will be different for you.
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A:Mouse and Touchpad settings Windows 8.1 and Surface Pro 3

Hi,
It's hard to troubleshoot since I have no specific Surface pro to do a test.
Based on your description, when you add the promblematic user account to domain administrator group, the touchpad setting still not appear.
I suggest you recreate a new local user either admin or standard to check if it could get the correct setting.


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A:Mouse settings for left-handed user

Hello DuLee,

This can help show you how to switch the mouse left and right button functions.

Mouse Button - Vista Forums

Hope this helps,
Shawn

http://www.sevenforums.com/customization/90620-mouse-settings-left-handed-user.html
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A:Can't open mouse settings in control panel

Is there an icon for one or more of the above in the task monitor down by the clock? if yes what happens if you click it?

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/198253-cant-open-mouse-settings-control-panel.html
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Hello thebookster, and welcome to the forum.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/167177-changing-ultranav-settings-while-mouse-connected.html
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Hi,
Did you click the "apply" after making the changes? which touchpad is in your laptop? you could try uninstalling the current driver and get a new driver for your model from here:Toshiba Drivers & Downloads - Toshiba
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http://www.eightforums.com/drivers-hardware/38181-trackpad-mouse-settings-change-after-waking-sleep.html
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this sounds like you may need to reinstall the software for the mouse. Uninstall the mouse software, reboot; then reinstall the mouse software, then reboot again to fully initialize the software install. Try that and see if it resolves the issue.

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Hello Churchy832 Welcome to the Ten Forums!

I could suspect this to be a result of the upgrade from 7 ending up being "Buggy" but I will hold off on that for the time being since you may only need to elevate the status of your user account. What has been seen about 66% or more of the time however with 7 to 10 upgrades is problems of various types!

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Edit: here you go this should be the link

Laptops and netbooks :: ThinkPad Yoga Series laptops :: ThinkPad Yoga :: 20CD :: 00B4US - Lenovo Support (US)

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Hi!, @OceanicBlue10: Welcome, to Forum !. See, this link ... http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/help/mouse-touchpad-keyboard-problems-in-windows#v1h=tab0... Too ... http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04648748  

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A:Synaptics Device Settings not shown in mouse properties

Hello cbolson1, I understand that your mouse is not working correctly. Turn off the computer.As you turn it back on tap the F10 key. This will load BIOS setup utility.Press F9 to load defaults.Press F10 to save and exit.When the computer boots back up, check to see if everything is working. If the mouse is not working, turn off the computer.As you power it back on, tap F8 and load advanced boot options.Start in safe mode. Does the touchpad work in safe mode? Let me know how everything goes.   

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Synaptics-Device-Settings-not-shown-in-mouse-properties/td-p/2696935
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Hello Nick,

I have noticed that it can be pretty sensitive. The slightest movement of the mouse or touchpad when it's suppose to "Snap to" the default button will cause it to not snap.

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A:Mouse problem: Any external mouse. Touchpad OK. Mouse OK in Safe Mode.

Hey mate, and welcome,

Possible problem:
1. Mouse itself is bad. Either the button itself or internally
2. Driver is not at its best

Try:
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http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/320378-mouse-problem-any-external-mouse-touchpad-ok-mouse-ok-safe-mode.html
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A:C:/Documents and Settings/Uses(My Username)/Local Settings/Temp/browserview-1d31630.h

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/c-documents-and-settings-uses-my-username-local-settings-temp-browserview-1d31630-h.617172/
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A:C:\Documents and Settings\owner\Local Settings\Temp\Temporary Internet Files\Content.

Hi Welcome to TSG!!

If you log on as administrator you should be able to delete everything in the C:\Documents and Settings\owner\Local Settings\Temp\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5 folder.

If you sign in as "owner" you should be able to remove everything except index.dat if you close all of your browser windows.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/c-documents-and-settings-owner-local-settings-temp-temporary-internet-files-content.567350/
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A:Spyware changed my proxy settings now my global settings are messed up

Hello and Welcome to TSF.

We want all our members to perform the steps outlined in the link I'll give you below, before posting for assistance. There's a sticky at the top of this forum, and a
Quote:




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link at the top of each page.

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Please follow our pre-posting process outlined here:

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After running through all the steps, you shall have a proper set of logs. Please post them in a new thread, as this one shall be closed.

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

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Heather

A:Windows 7 Regional Settings and Office 2010 Language Settings

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums, Heather.

Have a look here: Change the default language for Office programs - Outlook - Office.com

And here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/wo...010354783.aspx

http://www.sevenforums.com/microsoft-office/198692-windows-7-regional-settings-office-2010-language-settings.html
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A:Personalized settings at start up + changed computer settings(pls helpD;)

somebody mind helping?D:~i think i did the right thing this time already><Hello siqilee,We ask that once you have posted your log and are waiting, please DO NOT "bump" your thread or make further replies until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. The reason we ask this or do not respond to your requests is because that would remove you from the active queue that Techs and Staff have access to. The malware staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response, there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another HJT Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.That is why I have made an edit to your last post, instead of a reply. Please do not multiple post here, as that only pushes you further down the queue and causes confusion to the staff.Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response but your log will be reviewed and answered as soon as possible.Thank you for understanding.Regards,The weatherman (Moderator)

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/263447/personalized-settings-at-start-up-changed-computer-settingspls-helpd;/
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A:'Previous overclock settings failed, default settings enabled'

If this happens just once then I wouldn't worry about it too much but the PSU or HDD could have something to do with it.

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A:Lost settings, New user made in Documents and Settings

Hiya asd123321.

It sounds like you`ve re-installed the system from CD over the top of an existing system, giving you a fresh `Dave`. Have you recently run a repair or indeed, done a clean install ?

As a work-around, can you take the documents & favourites from the old `Dave` and put them in the new `Dave` so at least you`re back up and running again.

Jenny
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/lost-settings-new-user-made-in-documents-and-settings.920132/
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A:Security Settings for Documents and Settings Folder

"Access Denied" is a proper and routine message encountered...when moving a hard drive from one system to another. Only impacts the Docs & Settings files/folders, all other files can be easily accessed.So can the Docs & Settings folders, by taking ownership of the files/folders.Taking Ownership in VistaLouis

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A:C:\Documents & Settings\Dave\Local Settings....help!

Install adobe acrobat reader
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/c-documents-settings-dave-local-settings-help.224123/
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A:Need To Update Flash? What Settings In Settings Manager?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/loading-settings-immediately-goes-to-saving-settings.822362/
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A:Opening the settings for metro/modern UI settings

Hello Martienne,

Be sure that you are on your Start screen when you open the Settings charm to see Personalize.

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If you like, Option One in the tutorial below will give more details to help.

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Hope this helps,
Shawn

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A:Diagnostic software for lock ups jumpy mouse curser and mouse is slow to react.

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Are you aware this symptom is very likely a viral kind of problem.
What is the system and specs and what kind of malware and A/V do you have?
Cheers, qldit.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/diagnostic-software-for-lock-ups-jumpy-mouse-curser-and-mouse-is-slow-to-react.490847/
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A:Mouse freezes, followed by system lag and mouse icon turns fuzzy *pics

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Also, even though you are not getting a blue screen: http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

Those will help us determine application/system hangs, as well. They include your Event Viewer logs.

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/236785-mouse-freezes-followed-system-lag-mouse-icon-turns-fuzzy-pics.html