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Microsoft IntelliMouse Optical 1.1A problem

Q: Microsoft IntelliMouse Optical 1.1A problem

I have been using this mouse for about a year now problem 1.1A IntelliMouse Microsoft Optical I was just surfing on the net today when the mouse froze and would not work light at the bottom did not light up like usual I usually connect it to the computer with a PS converter and Microsoft IntelliMouse Optical 1.1A problem decided to unplug it from the converter and just plug it in the computer Microsoft IntelliMouse Optical 1.1A problem using its original USB plug and it worked However after every about minutes it stops working every minutes I would need to unplug the mouse from the USB port and reconnect again I have tried my other USB ports all did the same Everytime it disconnects on the right bottom it would pop up a message saying quot Unrecognizable tool connected quot something along those lines however when I do reconnect it it ll recognize it sayin the mouse model I was wondering is there a problem with the mouse or is it the computer Anyway I can quot fix quot this problem I m broke at the moment haha and have no money therefore can t get a new mouse at the moment and this problem is annoying me nbsp

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A: Microsoft IntelliMouse Optical 1.1A problem

Have you tried downloading and installing the latest MS Intellipoinit drivers? the latest version is ip5.4

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/microsoft-intellimouse-optical-1-1a-problem.40131/
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Hi,

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back and forward?

Thanks a lot,
 

A:Microsoft Intellimouse optical problem?

I have a Wireless Intellimous Explorer and all 5 buttons work in every program that uses a back function. A little advice: I don't use the forward button much, but do use the back. I changed the forward button to function as the close button... because I use that one a lot... works great. Back to your mouse... it is possible it doesn't work with netscape because microsoft made it... and you know how microsoft is. It really should work though, even if you are using netscape. Try upgrading to the latest version and maybe even upgrade your intellimouse software, if there is an upgrade. Also, make sure you have the correct mouse selected in the settings of your software. If you have the wrong one selected the regular left and right buttons should work without software because they are basic, standard functions.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-intellimouse-optical-problem.63735/
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Take a mega-byte out of my mega-chip!
 

A:Microsoft IntelliMouse Optical

I'm not sure about this, but i think it'd be tehnologically impossible to make a Serial optical mouse. I don't thinik the Serial Port would be fast enough.

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Just remember, i could be wrong.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-intellimouse-optical.33501/
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A:Microsoft intellimouse optical

I had trouble with the cd that came with my last one, ended up downloading the newer version, that one worked. 4.1 I beleive
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-intellimouse-optical.71181/
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A:Microsoft IntelliMouse Optical

What OS are you using?

And what mouse were you using before? Does that one still work?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-intellimouse-optical.121393/
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Try updating the mouse driver.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-intellimouse-for-bluetooth-problem.598934/
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A:Intellimouse Optical buttons can't be changed

Hi Walrus1963 and welcome to Windows 7 Forums

When you installed the driver, did you correctly select your mouse model from the dropdown list during installation? If not, uninstall the driver and reboot your machine. Now, reinstall the driver being careful to select the correct model when prompted. What is the model of your mouse?

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Hello Kyred, welcome to Techspot forums!

Have you defined the number of buttons in XF86Config? Not just ZAxisMapping but "Buttons" in the same section?
 

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I have the same mouse and have never had any trouble in NT 4 with it.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-optical-mouse-pointer-blinks.167688/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/usb-microsoft-optical-mouse-stopped-working.883849/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-optical-wireless-mouse-3000-issue.688443/
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Quote: Originally Posted by SKouti


if the cable will be moved a bit,I will get unknown device message


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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-basic-optical-mouse-1-0a-doesnt-work-on-laptop.1059398/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/optical-mouse-problem.134799/
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Try clicking the scroll wheel while the cursor is hovering over the tab.
 

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A:Optical drive problem

Howdy,

If you could firstly boot into safe mode and see if the issue occurs there, if it does then the issue is related to the hardware, if it does not then i'm guessing the issue is related directly to software, settings or anything else Operating System related.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-with-optical-drive.1167110/
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A:Optical mouse possible problem

Why not just disable the touchpad for a bit.
 

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A:usb optical mouse instal problem

I would have disabled the touchpad driver, if I wanted to use an optical mouse.

The devices may coexist, but...IMO, the chances of them not coexisting peacefully increases, since they each serve the same computer function.

Louis

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You're help would be much appreciated. Thanks =).
 

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http://community.acer.com/t5/E-and-M-Series-Laptops/Problem-with-second-hdd-in-sata-optical-socket/td-p/432345/jump-to/first-unread-message
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A:Problem with install from external optical

EDIT:- I should've read your post properly... ignore what i've just written down, sorry.

Oh wait, you meant you switched the bios options around hoping one of them would pick up the external USB optical disc..

In that case, why don't you try the USB stick method for reinstalling Windows?

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Thanks Karools
 

A:problem with wireless optical mouse

Welcome to the Forum!

Is this an RF mouse or an IR mouse?

If RF, were the 2 meese on the same Channel Freq?

Are they STILL being operated in proximity of eachother?

Can't imagine that they should have affected one another to prevent operation when NOT close to eachother.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-with-wireless-optical-mouse.314036/
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I have recently started using an MS Standard Wireless Optical Mouse.
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Windows XP Home Edition SP1
 

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