The mouse started to stray and stopped working in the middle of doing something, i.e. eBay, typing word and etc. which is very annoying and first of all, I lose all of the work done due to stopping of the mouse.
However, the mouse started working as if nothing wrong, once I restarted by 'force' restart ..... pushing the button in the middle of the PC. Otherwise, the PC is all fine and working OK.
I did apply Malwarebytes to combat the issue, however the issue does not resolve.
Any help on this would be truoly appreciated.
I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.
I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.
You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/directdownload.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)
Did you try a different mouse? If you still have the same problem with a new mouse, see if there are any drivers for the mouse from it's manufacturers web site.
Also try a Clean Boot, if that works, then add one startup item at a time till the mouse acts weird again, then you know that is the problematic program.
Hi there As described I my middle click function has stopped working on my mouse at first I assumed it was a Chrome update and Working Click Function Stopped Mouse Deathadder) (Razer Middle that I could no longer use it to quot Middle Click Mouse Function Stopped Working (Razer Deathadder) Open link in new tab quot however it seems that it now does absolutely nothing and I am unable to reassign it I used CAD software Solidworks that requires the middle mouse button for me to be able to pivot my view about the pointer on the screen also a few PC games I play would be much smoother if I could do this I have all the latest drivers and firmware installed I did find this thread that I thought might help me Middle Mouse Button however the screen shot at the bottom shows the Mouse Options on the Control Panel having a lot more option than it does for me the Middle Click Mouse Function Stopped Working (Razer Deathadder) only options I have are switching the left and right mouse buttons double-click speed adjustment and ClickLock The buttons assignment window that I get using the Razer software gives no more options other than to assign the forwards and backwards buttons quot Windows Button quot and quot Windows Button quot Thank you for any help you can give
I had that problem when I installed "software" for my mouse. I just use the default drivers that Windows installs upon connecting.
Have you recently installed any new software for your mouse or somehow relates to your mouse?
I was using 3DS MAX and during my working session my middle mouse stopped working. After reinstalling couple of times 3DS max it did not fix until i paid a little attention to my mouse which has been at fault.
My mouse's middle button cannot be pressed. i can scroll up and down, i can use left and right mouse but i cannot hold my scrolling wheel, can some one help me?
Mouse: Razer imperator
OS: W7 home premium 64bit
Did delete and reinstall mouse drive.
Can some one help me?
Maybe mouse is defective.If you have any spare mouse,attach it and check if the middle button is working or not.http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/215235-need-help-middle-mouse-not-working.html
Hi I bought HP Pro x2 612 G1 ... original stylus doesnt have 3rd ("middle mouse") button ..but i need it for my work with Maya.. I also bought stylus Wacom UP-817E - PEN FOR PL-900 which is compatible..but 3rd ("middle mouse") button doesnt work ..driver have no option for this.. is there any solution? i already write mail to wacom but they dont help me. thank you!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/3rd-quot-middle-mouse-quot-button-not-working-with-HP-Pro-x2/td-p/5620595
It just isn't. Its a HP optical mouse but I've noticed that if I try another mouse i have from compaq it still doesn't work. I dunno what kind of information you need, hope you can help me.
nevermind... mouse3 is working for the other mouse... but still... optical is so much more fun... is it possible that its the mouse thats broken?
Hey there. Recently I reinstalled the Sims 2 and many expansion packs on my computer. I have HP Pavilion Entertainment PC with Windows Vista Home Premium 64 bit operating system. I connected the mouse I had bought and realized it wasn't working. The middle mouse button works fine outside of the sims 2 games. But when I get to the neighborhood and even the houses, I can't use it at all. It's like it just shuts off. The rest of the mouse works perfectly fine. I've read some things about Logitech mouses doing this but mine is an HP Compfort mouse so I can't do what they say to fix it. I've tried everything I can think of. Any suggestions? If I've left anything out I'll answer your questions.
You should try updating your drivers.http://www.vistax64.com/gaming/282475-middle-mouse-button-not-working-sims-2-a.html
Hi, i returned a Dell Studio 16 for another Dell Studio 16 with some lighter configurations. One thing I didn't expect to go missing was the ability to "middle click" and open firefox links in new tabs by pressing both mouse buttons simultaneously.
When i went to Dell's website to update the driver, i was informed via a pop-up that the driver i already have was newer than the one i was trying to update with. so i didnt "update" the driver. The device says "Synaptics TouchPad V7.2 on PS/2 Port" and the Driver Version is 184.108.40.206. I am running Win7 64bit. Thanks.
i "updated' to the older driver and it worked.
Hi, sorry, not very good at this sort of thing, but any help would be greatly appreciated.
1) Thursday night - mouse was working. Sunday evening, mouse is not working.
2) In the device manager it tells me I have two HID-compliant mouse drivers, location: "On USB Input Device" - I only have one USB input for my mouse. I tried disabling one of the drivers to see if it was a conflict problem. No luck.
Any ideas? The mouse is a "Wireless Optical Mouse M/N:SM-502C"
Thanks for reading
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Hello All I m new to the site and after having been tasked to fix my girlfriends computer I m left scratching my head I don t know what she or her son did to this machine but everything I have tried has not worked So any help would be greatly appreciated Machine - Dell Inspriron INSP OS - Vista -bit SP Issues - Cannot start internet browsers outside of safe mode Every time I have tried I get an APPCRASH Error IE - Internet Explorer has stopped working Problem Signature Problem Event Name APPCRASH Application Name iexplore exe Application Version Application Timestamp d d Fault Module Name iexplore exe Fault Module Version Fault Module Timestamp d d Exception Code c Exception Offset d OS Version Locale ID Additional Information fd Additional Information ea f fe aaa d f Additional Information fd Additional Information ea f fe aaa d f Firefox Stopped stopped starting Process Client DNS Host Errors. IE and Working, APPCRASH working has Firefox, (Rundll32) Has and When - Firefox has Stopped Working Problem Signature Problem Event Name APPCRASH Application Name firefox exe Application Version Application Timestamp fda Fault Module Name firefox exe Fault Module Version Fault Module Timestamp fda Exception Code c Exception Offset b OS Version Locale ID Additional Information fd Additional Information ea f fe APPCRASH When starting IE and Firefox, DNS Client Has Stopped Working, and Host Process (Rundll32) has stopped working Errors. aaa d f Additional Information fd Additional Information ea f fe aaa d f When trying to get into Control Panel gt Internet Options Windows host process Rundll has stopped working Problem Signature Problem Event Name APPCRASH Application Name rundll exe Application Version Application Timestamp b e Fault Module Name rundll APPCRASH When starting IE and Firefox, DNS Client Has Stopped Working, and Host Process (Rundll32) has stopped working Errors. exe Fault Module Version Fault Module Timestamp b e Exception Code c d Exception Offset a OS Version Locale ID Additional Information fd Additional Information ea f fe aaa d f Additional Information fd Additional Information ea f fe aaa d f Intermittently after logging in DNS Client has stopped working Hasn t happened since I APPCRASH When starting IE and Firefox, DNS Client Has Stopped Working, and Host Process (Rundll32) has stopped working Errors. ran AVG PC Tuneup I do not have a problem signature at this time Though I do remember the fault was in svchost exe DNS or something like that I will post it if it happens again What I ve done is install AVG Malwarebytes Spybot S amp D and AVG PC tuneup All have found problems And fixed some of them though I still cannot get online I have tried to do a startup repair without the Windows Disk but I cannot log in Any ideas or help you may have would be greatly appreciated Thanks in advance
Here is the DNS client has stopped working error
DNS Client has stopped working
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: svchost.exe_Dnscache
Application Version: 6.0.6001.18000
Application Timestamp: 47918b89
Fault Module Name: ntdll.dll
Fault Module Version: 6.0.6002.18327
Fault Module Timestamp: 4cb73436
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 000250fb
OS Version: 6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.2
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Information 1: 7373
Additional Information 2: 38d9ec761cde35dc7ff9a3014cbc1e9a
Additional Information 3: 007a
Additional Information 4: f2126b35ab5de9a1c961e83e18b5e24b
Hi all Haven't been on here for ages as I have had a good months of trouble free computing Anyway to fill you all in I have now got an x-box chipped and connected to my PC via a crossover cable and NIC I access it thru FlashFXP The x-box uses a new HELP!!! mouse stopped My has working dashboard that I have installed HELP!!! My mouse has stopped working called Evox Right then After things going smoothly with chipping and installation of various programs I downloaded a menu editor for Evox After trying to connect to my menu file on my x-box several times it wouldn't work Then just as I shut down my connection to the x-box the menu file appeared and my PC locked up From that moment on my mouse only HELP!!! My mouse has stopped working works for about half a second every seconds and as you can imagine I am having to use the keyboard HELP!!! My mouse has stopped working to access everything which is e I have Win XP Pro and have restored the system to a earlier date removed the evox menu editor program full system scan with Norton removed and reinstalled mouse drivers and run scandisk all to no avail HELP Has anyone else experienced this problem what has happened Mark
Never seen it but try this. Do your best to get to Device Manager (probably under System Properties) and check your mouse under there. If it has the exclamation point, delete it and reboot. Reinstall the drivers when prompted.http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/help-my-mouse-has-stopped-working-4324.html
I bought a new computer and am setting up the old one to give away. I formatted the hard drive on the old one and after win 98 was installed the mouse didn't work. This old computer doesn't have a ps2 port so it uses a ps2 to serial adapter. I thought the adapter was bad as the mouse worked when plugged into the ps2 port of another computer. A new adapter didn't work. I unplugged and replugged the cable connector on the motherboard with no success. I installed a pci serial card that was recognized in win 98 device manager with com ports 1 and 2. This was after disabling the onboard serial ports in the bios. The mouse still doesn't work. I've run out of ideas other than taking it to the computer repair shop. I'd appreciate any suggestions. Thanks, Larry.
Is the adapter you are using the one that came with the mouse? The pinouts are not all the same on the adapters. I know my IBM mouse must use its own adapter.
Let us know
Hello, I have a Hp G60 laptop running windows 7. This morning the mouse on the keypad stopped working. I hook up a usb mouse and all works fine. Is there a way to turn mouse on and off? I would like to be able to use keyboard mouse.
I use Windows XP.My mouse was fine one moment,then about 30 minutes later my daughter went to play a game and told me the mouse cursor would not move. I tried unplugging it and plugging it back in and restarting the computer.It did no good.I tried 2 other mouses.None would work.I can't get to my start window to see if there is something going on with the mouse settings.PLEASE,if anyone knows what the problem could be,please post a reply.I would also like to know how to use the keyboard to try to get to my start menu,but have no idea how that works.Does anyone know?
THANKS IN ADVANCE
To get to start use the Windows key that is between the Control key and the ALT key on the left hand side of your keyboard. It should have a little window floating on it. Just hit it once and your Start menu should pop up, then use arrow keys and enter to navigate it.
On a Windows 98 system, the mouse froze and stoped working after the installation of a second cd-rom drive, LCD monitor and ethernet card. On rebooting, the error message: no PS/2 mouse detected displays. When the LCD monior was uninstalled and replaced with the old, original monitor, the mouse worked for about 10 hours then stopped again.
Any thoughts appreciated.
I am able to open windows desktop. Mouse arrow indicator able to move across screen but left & right click ability not working.
Hi whiskeryron and welcome to W7 Forums
Could be a hardware failure of the mouse, where it still works (as in being able to guide the cursor on the screen) but not as regards recognising the operation of one or more of its buttons or wheel.
Probably easier to replace than try to repair.
I have a four year old Compaq CQ working Mouse stopped WM computer with a GB Hard Drive and GB Memory I have been having problems with the mouse not working or freezing for some time now Now the Mouse stopped working mouse doesn t work at all I tried changing batteries using different USB ports both on the computer itself and a new USB hub changed the mouse several times including new ones They worked fine on my other computer but not on the Compaq When I plug in a mouse including the original mouse I get a Found New Hardware message and the New Hardware Wizard opens and asks for an installation CD Then I get a message that the new hardware was not installed properly and may not work Since the pointer no longer moves I can t do anything And the message stays onscreen until I turn off the computer I started having trouble with the mouse after removing a Rootkit in November The mouse would stall or freeze and then start working again sometimes after rebooting or turning off the computer The Devise Manager says the mouse is fine and found no problems with it I can t get the pointer to move at all now Does anyone know how to get my mouse working again Thanks for any help offered
What type of mouse is this?
I would go into Device Manager...uninstall the drivers for each mouse listed...reboot.
If the mouse requires use of a drivers CD...insert that and reinstall the mouse.
Ok, so my computer was making some weird noises and I moved around the cables so it stopped the knocking noise. When I did it, I accidentally pulled the power cable out of the CD drive and it turned off my computer. So after I plugged that back in, I turned on my computer again and got into Windows and my keyboard still works. The lights in my mouse are lit up but it's not working when I try and move it.
Is your mouse/keyboard USB or PS/2?
If it's USB, try using the PS/2 slot, most keyboard and mice come with an included adapter (USB > PS/2). You may have to re-install drivers.cab.
I have two computers set up, and recently the mouse stopped working on one of them.
I checked the connection and rebooted. The mouse didn't work after the second reboot, but it did after the third. I havn't restarted it again.
Now the mouse stopped working on my second PC. I have rebooted and so far it is working.
The mouse on the first PC is an old one with the circular plug. But the second computer has a usb optical mouse.
I find it too much of a coincidence that the mouse should stop on both computers within a day of each other.
I have checked my pc with an up to date virus scanner, and it was clean.
Has anybody heard of a virus that can do this? Or anything else that could cause this?
ps. Hopefully my mouse will be working, so I can check replys.
Are the computers connected to each other?
Processor: 2.9 ghz Athlon
Onboard sound and video
This is on my desktop (I'm on my laptop now).
I managed to get into "device manager" and there is a little yellow circle with an explanation mark next to the mouse. It's a Logitech trackman wheel, and I did reinstall the software for it. Still indicates a "fatal error."
I've tried different USB ports and even a brand new mouse. Still doesn't work.
I've thought about reinstalling XP. Anyone? This is my main computer. Need to access it!
Everything stopped working Mouse was working fine until I accidentally unplugged my PS mouse while the computer was running Now everytime I startup I get the message that Windows cannot detect my mouse and to Mouse stopped working plug in a serial mouse instead which I did using Mouse stopped working the same mouse with the PS to serial adapter that came with it and Windows installs the standard mouse drivers for it This works fine except that my mouse has a lot of programmable buttons and hence requires the software drivers that came with it When I install those drivers and restart the mouse freezes in the centre of the screen and won t work When I uninstall those drivers and just run on the basic mouse drivers it works okay Problem is now I can t use the programmable buttons on the mouse as it was meant for Can now only use it as a standard serial mouse How can I get my mouse to work like it did before the problem occurred And is this a hardware problem or a matter of conflicting IRQs Because I ve noticed that IRQ is now being shared by the sound card and the PCI steering Isn t IRQ supposed to be assigned only to the PS port If this is an IRQ conflict how can I resolve it I m running Win SE on a P Can someone please help me out nbsp
I could be wrong, but it sounds like you have blown the PS/2 port on your machine. This is one problem with PS/2 and should never be plugged or unplugged when the machine is running. Unless anyone knows different the only thing is to get a serial mouse with the functions of the PS/2 mouse. (Unless drivers are available for a serial port version of the PS/2 mouse you have).
I have a USB HP optical mouse that seems to work fine for a little while but then stops working entirely. I can restart my PC and it works for a little but then stops again. I've had to resort back to my old PS/2 mouse with no wheel. Anyone have any ideas as why this is doing this?
Also, I thought it may be the USB port so I tried several other things in it and it seems to be working fine. I know a new mouse only cost like $10 bucks but now it's the principal.http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/mouse-stopped-working-674937.html
I had my mouse connected to the usb-port of my monitor.
I accidently pulled the cable connecting my pc to the screen (the one supplying power to the usb ports)
Now my mouse stopped working. changing to another usb port doesnt help. Even changing to my laptop doesnt work.
Can my mouse be damaged just from removing that cable?
It probably shorted something out and damages the ports. If you are worried about the cable not being long enough to plug into the tower, consider either a wireless mouse or a USB extension cable
I need help. I've tried all I know. I am running two computers. One is W XP and the other is W-98. I have the two connected w/a Belkin 2 way connector. The mouse & keyboards of both computers are plugged into this device by wires connecting both cpu's w/one common monitor. I'm sure you all get what I'm saying,so I'll stop there. My problem is the one cpu w/W-XP, the mouse works. The W-98 cpu mouse will not work. This just happened this afternoon, 2/8/05. This morning it worked perfectly. I've checked all connections, disconnected all wiring, assembled it again. Monitor works, software works, everything works but the mouse on the W 98 cpu. Even tried a different brand new mouse. No luck. Any thoughts of what I need to do next? Thanks very much. Ancy
Sounds like the mouse port went south. Do you have USB on the 98 machine? If so, you might be better off to pick up a USB mouse.
The mouse on my 10015IBD laptop has stopped working. the only way I can use the laptop is by using a mouse via USB. Has anyone else experienced this?https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-IdeaPad-100-305-500-Edge/My-mouse-has-stopped-working/td-p/3358544
I have a GE 97986 optical PS/2 mouse and all of a sudden today it stopped working. I was online and using the mouse to scroll down a page and suddenly the arrow stopped moving and now I can't get the mouse to work. I unplugged it, the plugged it back in and restarted the computer and it still won't work. The red lights inside the mouse are on, but it just won't move the arrow on the screen. So I borrowed a friend's USB optical mouse and it works fine. So does anyone have any idea why my mouse stopped working all of a sudden?
Every so often (yet increasing in freqency) my mouse cursor suddenly stops moving on the screen. What's intriguing however is that this isn't my system hanging, the computer still functions, it even still recieves input from the mouse, for example if i move my mouse around, even though the cursor doesn't move, the cursor image will still change according to where the cursor is, or if i navigate blind to the desktop i can drag my mouse to make selection boxes, still without the cursor moving, could someone tell me whats going on please! and tell me how to fix this because its really getting annoying!!
using the display properties> settings tab> advanced button >troubleshooting tab and move the hardware accelaration slider down one to see if it improves.http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/mouse-stopped-working-110336.html
So last night I was working with my mouse on my computer then it stopped working. thinking that it was the battery I went ahead and changed it so now there is a brand new battery in it and when I tried to get it to work then the light didn't come back
on and I can't get it to respond to any computer I own. Any ideas???
First I thought it was just the mouse that was bad. I did some testing and the mouse is fine. At the start up window, I hit F12, then did a system test. The mouse worked fine in the test. I could scroll, click and select items. When I go to the regular start up window to log in, the mouse will not work at all. Anybody know what the problem might be? any advice is appreciated!
Does your keyboard work? Do you have access to a PS/2 mouse? Be sure you are plugging in the USB cable to the Back USB port as this port is stronger. Log in with the keyboard and see if it installs the Mouse Driver once Windows loads
You can also boot into Safe Mode and see if the mouse works. If not using your TAB, Alt, Arrow and Enter keys, go to Windows key + R in the Run box type devmgmt.msc and press enter. In the Device Manager Do you have a yellow flag next to the Mouse? If so, using your arrow and enter keys, highlight the mouse and press the Delete key to delete the mouse and restart the computer. It should load a new driver for the mouse.
I ve had this problem on and off now for the past - month s and the main problem is when researching what the problem is I have had no luck and what i seem to have is rare My mouse when working is never but does what I need and is always a little stiff and it will work for a good - month s and then slowly it will start to stiffen even more making it very hard to move and mouse stopped had working??? my then bang and is completely stuck this takes all takes place in about minutes when i my mouse had stopped working??? know its going to happen and there is no preventing it the strangest part of it all is that when it is stuck if i leave the mouse alone for a couple of minutes it will be fine and can move it a couple cm s before its stuck again it took me minutes to get to this website and had to keep leaving it and then moving it and so on so i really hope someone replies thanks p s both my USB and wire mouse dont work I ve checked the drivers and it says its up to date nbsp
When I am working with Word docs, I occasionally get the error message 'Word has stopped working@ and then get error message 'Microsoft Office Word is trying to recover your information' which is then followed by 'Word cannot open the file ~WRS(25A9155-508F-4C19-8D8A-A2DFAF672C8C).If the file is stored on your computer there may be a problem with your hardware.If the file is stored on the network there may be a problem with the network connection. If you can copy the file, try saving the file inanother location and opening it there.'
I have searched for this file and cannot locate it....do you think uninstalling Microsoft Office 2007 will rectify the problem ? I have deleted all the word docs I have and the error message still comes up. Once I have closed the box down, Word restarts and comes up with a new blank doc.
I had the same problem.
I managed to resolve it after doing some google search and forum reading.
The problem was related to the HP printer that I bought and installed recently. The problem was resolved after installing the latest drivers from the HP website. Don't use the drivers provided in the CD. For more detailed information and if this solution does not work, see my blog.
Hi, please I need help. I own an hp pavilion sleekbook 15. Just out of the blue my mouse and touch pad stopped working after a restart. I download a new driver from the hp website, synaptic touch ps/2, installed it and still nothing. After several tries I don't know what to do anymore. I checked the device manager and nothing is installed, when I check the control panel it says reinstal
So in your control panel under mouse does it have a touch pad at all? Is it enabled in the BIOS, as I know some laptops give you that option to disable it. By mouse stopped working do you have an external mouse? Is it USB?
My Basic Optical Mouse v2.1 stopped working after it has worked for a while already, after I restarted my computer it just stopped working. So I updated my drivers and looked through my mouse options and it tells me only about my touchpad settings and that's it. I plug the mouse in and it lights up but it won't move at all. Please help me asap. Im using a HP Pavilion g series with Wind7 x64
If it's a laptop i think you have to turn off the touchpad before the usb mouse will work.http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/226834-mouse-stopped-working-windows-7-x64.html
Hi all, this is my first time posting on this board and itís probably a total newbie question but here goes; I wanted to add a second hard drive to my pc but there wasnít an available SATA connection on my motherboard so I purchased a pci-e card that allowed me to add another pair of sata connections, I installed the card powered on and added the drivers and then everything was fine. Now I powered my computer back on and the usb mouse and keyboard doesnít work at all, not sure what is happening, does anybody have any ideas why this would happen? The only other thing plugged into a usb that is working is a wifi stick.
What are the specs of your current system? Do you have a very high video card but low Power supply wattage?
I agree that the keyboard and mouse only use a very low watt consumption on your PSU. But if you have maxed out your PSU due to the high specs you are using, then definitely the external USB devices will not work as they are just a second priority for the power consumption.
If you have a low spec system then obviously, this is a compatibility issue with your mouse and keyboard. Let me know your thoughts.
hey everyone i bought a microsoft bluetooth notebook mouse just a couple of months ago it worked perfectly fine for a while but just recently the device just stops working out of nowhere for some reason Whenever this happens i simply restart the device go to control panel add the device while clicking the discovering button on the mouse the computer detects it and everything works out fine again This happened quite a number of times where I had to keep restarting it UNTIL TODAY i came back from school i turned it on and it turns out that my working!! HELP! STOPPED bluetooth mouse mouse wasnt working i tried to restart it again like I HELP! bluetooth mouse STOPPED working!! always do in the control panel I clicked the discover button on the mouse but my computer doesnt detect it i kept trying and trying it wont work how could it just stop working out of nowhere pleasehelp i tend to leave the mouse on i alway forget to turn it off when im not using it could this be the reason why it stopped working nbsp
I have the same mouse and same problem. Solution----- get a mouse that is not Blue tooth! I bought a HP wireless none Blue Tooth.
My dad's computer has come under attack by virus's and trojan worms
Not really sure what all started this..
Tired several different programs to fix it..things were going good then BAM.
Went into bios and keyboard works but after that point no keyboard or mouse.
Hello, fellow HP-ers! Hoping someone's expertise can assist me. I decided to clean out my fan by opening up my laptop keyboard. Unfortunately, I must've snagged a power strip or something because suddenly, the mouse stopped working. Does anyone know which power strip is for the mouse? Or if there's something to resecure in there? I've provided a photo for reference. Thanks in advance for the help! - Mr. Horrible DIY-erhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Touchpad-Mouse-Stopped-Working/td-p/5847604
I was using my Targus wireless mouse in my house tonight and it was working just fine like it has been for the last wireless mouse working USB stopped months I decided it was time for bed and closed my laptop making it go into hibernation mode When I got to my room I plugged it into my USB hub and the alert sound did not go off even though the light was on the reciever I plugged it into a direct computer port and USB wireless mouse stopped working still no signal The reset button is supposed to make the LED flash but it doesn t now It s a usb but that shouldn t matter because computers and hubs are reversable right I did a quick check in my control panels to see if it was recognized but just didn t sound off no mouse there though I tried restarting the computer with the Rx unplugged then plugged it in after it was fullly booted I already emailed targus but USB wireless mouse stopped working god only knows how long it ll take for them to get back to USB wireless mouse stopped working me Anyone have any ideas on what to do nbsp
the mouse pointer is a grey arrow and will not change via the control panel mouse pointer settings. also the pointer disappears when a program is opened. this happened on a start up. please help if you can ?
Before you dig too far into it ... try to do a system restore ... back to the last Wds update ... see if it work ..
Good luck .
Just now my mouse and keyboard randomly stopped working on my desktop. It was running perfectly fine then all I heard was the USB disconnect sound and all function in both the keyboard and mouse stopped. When I start my computer the lights on my mouse and keyboard briefly come on then turn off when I'm on the welcome screen.
Weird thing is that they both work on my brothers computer but when I try my brothers keyboard and mouse they don't work on my computer.
I'm also running windows 10 if that matters.
(IT'S NOT A LAPTOP. USING WINDOWS 8.1)
I restarted my computer and now all of my USB ports don't work on the desktop, but they still work in BIOS, and I can access the F2 and F8 menus. I tried restoring an old version of windows but it gives me an error. And also, now the Wi-Fi and the sound displays with a red cross near their icon.
-I tried disabling my XHCI, it didn't do anything.
-I even tried ps/2 port, it didn't work either.
-I tried restoring an older version of my computer it didn't work and gave me an x800 error every time on every backup I had. (I had around 4)
My keyboard and mouse are in working conditions, USB still give out power. Please help, I've been having this problem for five days now, I need my computer for work. Please.
What anti-virus program are you using? Have you run a full scan?
Also download and scan with Malwarebytes Anti Malware (free version), see if anything is found.
Test memory and hard drive:
Download Memtest86+ (you want the 2nd one Download - Pre-Compiled Bootable ISO (.zip)). Unzip it then create a CD from the iso file using your CD burning software. There is a good freeware burner called ImgBurn which will do this easily.
DO NOT burn the .iso file directly to CD. It must be used as input to a program that knows what to do with it, like the one I mentioned above.
You can do this on any computer that has a working CD Burner.
You can also use a Flash drive instead of a CD.
Download - Auto-installer for USB Key (Win 9x/2k/xp/7) *NEW!*.
Unzip and run Memtest86+ USB Installer.exe.
It will format the flash drive if you tell it to. I used a small, 16MB flash drive and it had 8.5GB left when done.
Boot the CD or Flash drive and run Memtest86+ for at least 3 complete passes unless it shows errors sooner than that. An overnight run is even better.
Check the hard drive with the manufacturer's diagnostic tools.
7 Free Hard Drive Testing Programs
Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools and Utilities (Storage) - TACKtech Corp.
Bootable Hard Drive Diagnostics
USB and mouse ports stopped working. What commands can I use to access PC to get at MY Computer??
When I right click, the mouse doesn't respond....>.< It worked perfectly fine yesterday. I don't think it's the mouse's problem because when I switched the mice, the right button for the other mice didn't respond either.
I'm running Windows ME.
Go into control panel and click mouse icon and see if you can run the troubleshooter there.
I have a Sony Vaio running Windows 8.1 Pro.
I was on cs portable with a USB mouse and I pressed a few keys and the mouse stopped to work. It came up with the message that it was not recognized. I tried to uninstall the USB drivers, but had no luck. This problem has been going on for a few days. I tried other solutions but they didn't seem to work. The red LED light was on.
Any help is appreciated very much,
Can you try another mouse?http://www.eightforums.com/drivers-hardware/44799-mouse-suddenly-stopped-working.html
My mouse stopped working yesterday and I haven't been able to get it going again. Some of the online advice I'm getting suggests fixes involving reinstalling USB controllers from the Device Manager. The trouble is I cannot do the boot log-in without the mouse. I'm assuming the keyboard is working. How do I accomplish log-in using only the keyboard?
Thank you. John Hixson
John you don't say if this a wired or wireless mouse mate and have you got another you can try.
I am not quite sure what you mean by not being able to login without the mouse? Is that just clicking in where the password is?
I have an Inspiron 6000, and the USB ports have stopped detecting my USB mouse. The USB ports will detect my USB key or external harddrive... so I'm guessing the automatic drivers that were installed for the mouse have curropted or something.
I have a Dynex small laptop mouse, and I honestly have went through 5 of these because of the same problem. At first I thought it was the crummy mouse dying on me. But I never took the tiem to pay attnetino and notice the light on the optical is still on when plugged in.
This time though, I recently got some "USB port failure" messages that minimzed into the system tray but I could never open it up again or recreate the message.
Is there a way to check/update the drivers that were installed for this mouse by Win XP?
try another port or buy a decent mouse.
unless it's some off the wall, cheapy usb mouse, it should work fine in xp.
Hello everyone I own a Compaq Presario CQ - US Notebook working Keyboard/Mouse stopped Computer and it seems as if the onboard keyboard mouse have just suddenly stopped working I have ofcourse tried rebooting and a rollback and it doesn't help The keyboard and mouse will occasionally work and if I plug a USB Keyboard mouse in then it all works fine It's odd how it happened because I didn't really do anything or install anything new to my computer On a related know around the same time my keyboard mouse stopped working when I plug my USB keyboard in whenever I press quot Caps quot button my computer locks up for about seconds the more I press it the longer it stays locked Keyboard/Mouse stopped working up I'm not sure if this has anything to do with my other issue but they did start happening at the same time I haven't spilled anything on my onboard keyboard or dropped it or anything remotely like that I just came back Christmas night and bam it wasn't working Thank you for any help in advancehttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/189597/keyboardmouse-stopped-working/
Hi all, only me again.
My mouse has stopped working after i did some window's updates!, it's only a ?4 mouse from asda in the UK, but was working fine before i did them. I went into my task manager and 2 of the USB's have warning's on them? Also this is the latest update that's killed my mouse.
Thankyou in advance
Whenever you do an update, the system automatically creates a restore point so you can "roll-back" from the updates.
You can do a system restore by following this guide. System Restore
Once your system is working properly again, go through and install each update one at a time to see which one gives you problems.
Hopefully, this helps
I have a PC with a K - mhz CPU on a Biostar M ALA motherboard with a ALi chipset mb of Working Mouse Stopped Keyboard & RAM GB HD running Windows ME Today I opened up the case amp added mb more of RAM made sure that worked then added a new video-card After I installed Keyboard & Mouse Stopped Working the new video-card with the case still off I tested it amp everything worked okay So Keyboard & Mouse Stopped Working I unplugged Keyboard & Mouse Stopped Working everything put the case back on amp hooked everything back up I had trouble getting the keyboard to plug in but it went it I turned the system back on amp found that both the keyboard amp the mouse had stopped working I shut it down amp removed both found that the keyboard pins were bent Mouse pins were fine I had put the keyboard plug into the correct socket too So I went to the store amp bought a new keyboard amp mouse brought them both home installed them---and they didn t work Again I made sure that both the keyboard amp the mouse were plugged into the correct sockets The mouse was a USB serial port mouse so I plugged it into a USB port instead--it worked Under Device Manager I could see the system registering a keyboard No yellow exclamation points Everything looked normal So I borrowed a working keyboard from my neighbor and tried it--nothing So I used the Start-Up disk to boot into DOS amp the keyboard still didn t work nor did the mouse So I shut down removed the new RAM I had installed started it up again after taking the Start-Up disk out and while it counted the memory the HD made a strange ticking noise The only other time I d ever heard this clicking noise the system had locked-up amp I tried hitting CTRL ALT DEL Keyboard amp mouse still didn t work Last week we noticed the speakers on the system had stopped working too Replacement speaks worked fine My neighbor thinks that -I shorted something out on the MB when I tried to plug the old keyboard with the bent pins in OR -The power supply is going out I have removed the new RAM amp the video-card amp I am going to return them to the store I think my MB is shot although I was careful to make sure I wasn t carrying any static while working on the machine Does anyone have any suggestions that I could try I could put the old video-card back into it Right now I just have it sitting in the other room unplugged nbsp
My guess is that you loosened the keyboard connector on the motherboard and it's no longer making the correct contact.
Hi, today I was makeing an essey in microsof office and suddenly my mouse and keyboard. stopped working, replugging the devices didn't worked (did it for 5 times ) , after this I tried to restart the pc I found out that rr button doesn't do anything , after I stopped the power going to pc and open power + pc they worked for only a few seconds and then stopped again . After a few force shutdown( by stopping the power) the pc closes itself after the windos 8 img dissapear . I have a desktop dual core 3.1, 4gb ram , mouse is usb and the keyboard is with Ps/2 . Any ideas?
Update : after waiting 30 min I reopend it, all worked , but after approximate 3 min pc shuted down by itself.
Sound suspiciously like a power supply issue.http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/49539-mouse-keyboard-stopped-working.html
Hello! I have a Wacom Cintiq Companion that I've been using with the Wacom BT keyboard and a MS Arc Touch Surface edition (BT), for about 6-7 months. I've run into a problem after turning the machine on yesterday where it wouldn't let me connect both of them at the same time; if I connected one, the other would give me an error to connect.
Both still work, though I've now run into a problem where the computer refuses to even see the mouse when I'm trying to pair it; I'm worried that it's still in the system somewhere and it's making it bug out. (Even though it's not listed in the Device Manager!) The last time I had a problem like this with the tablet I ended up having to reinstall windows 8, which I'm not looking forward to doing again Any ideas?
Have you tried installing or re-installing the latest drivers? Drivers | Wacom
And welcome to the forum!
thank god i finally managed to get an account active on this site simply using my keyboard ive been googling for an hour and a half using just my keyboard and it s been a nightmare okay so - i was doing research on firefox surfing the web and all of a sudden my regular plain plugged in mouse stopped moving i have a Dell Dimension series desktop from with Windows XP i dont think that was the original mouse but it didn t have any brand working, help. in. MOUSE plugged but is PLEASE stopped name on it so i unplugged it plugged it MOUSE stopped working, but is plugged in. PLEASE help. back in still nothing the MOUSE stopped working, but is plugged in. PLEASE help. white pointer is just stuck in the middle of the screen but everything else is working just fine i rebooted and still mouse is not moving or working even when i click the left and right buttons i got no response so i got out another mouse i have stored away and plugged that in to the regular round green mouse plug in the back on my computer this mouse is a micro innovations NON-wireless optical mouse with a red light on the bottom the light is shining brightly but the mouse pointer is still stuck in the middle of the screen and i get no response when clicking or moving it at all i went back and forth between the two mouses plugging in and out rebooting and rebooting the computer for minutes neither one seems to get the pointer to move it s right in the middle of the screen as i m typing this i painstakingly googled to no avail - all i can find are quot wireless quot or quot USB quot mouses not working or responding these are just plain old regular mouses that plug in to the round green outlet in the back i still attempted to follow some steps that i found i went to the Start menu control panel hardware devices or whatever then clicked MOUSE - but all the settings were the same and there was no mouse quot registered quot or anything i have a ton of research to do tonight and trying to use the keyboard for everything is PAINSTAKING this is the only computer i have PLEASE help me thanks nbsphttps://forums.techguy.org/threads/mouse-stopped-working-but-is-plugged-in-please-help.942408/
Ok ive got another laptop another fault its a Samsung R Intel Core Duo Microsoft Windows Vista bit Today the laptop booted and i couldnt type my password or move the cursor i plugged in a usb mouse and i was able to move the cursor and working. stopped Mouse Keyboard i got the Mouse and Keyboard stopped working. on screen keyboard up and logged Mouse and Keyboard stopped working. in Then i went to Device Manager both the keyboard and mouse have the Exclamation mark next to them So i figure somethings gone wrong with the driver Vista may have auto Mouse and Keyboard stopped working. updated since last turn on Vista scanned the net and said my drivers were up to date i then uninstalled and rebooted with the same outcome So i went to Samsung http www samsung com uk support d -FAADUK amp prd mdl name NP-R amp srchword R i downloaded the driver for Vista quot touchpad quot unzipped and run setup exe it then said it updated the pointer device and restarted but i still have the same fault Does anyone know whats happened and how to get it back Just for extra info i also have Linux Mint Julia on this laptop and ive booted this up and everything works ok god i hate vista lol nbsp
This is the keyboard:
in the device manager (without going back to check) it says Standard PS\2 for both mouse(touchpad) and keyboard.
Out of nowhere this morning, the keyboard and mouse stopped working. I noticed the keyboard first when nothing happened when I typed. I unplugged it and plugged it back in. Then I noticed the mouse not moving and the keyboard didn't come back either. So I dug out a USB keyboard, plugged that in, and used that to close all the open programs and restart the computer. I didn't want to hold down the power button and I wanted to know that it wasn't the computer that was frozen, just the mouse and keyboard. It restarted just fine, recognized the mouse and keyboard and now everything is back to normal, but I'm wondering why it happened in the first place and if it's likely to happen again, how can I prevent it? Thank you.
Windows XP Home Edition 2002
hello, i have a toshiba laptop (wich is not very old) and the mouse stopped working, so far i have rolled back the driver, than i updated it again if you could please help me fix this problem that would be greatly appriciated. (in device manager it says that it is working properly) thank you sooo much
Uninstall the mouse/touchpad driver and reboot.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/429085/mouse-on-laptop-stopped-working/
I was using it fine last night perfectly. Now it just doesn't move at all............ It's pissing me off. I am so happy with it and now it just doesn't work. Everything is turned on like it was last night and it just doesn't work. I have no idea what would of caused this.
How do I forcefully install the driver software for it? Maybe it got deleted somehow...
Have you checked the battery?
hi my mouse right click has stopped working tried another mouse but same issue
First, run SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker .Go- Start > Programs > Accessories > Open Command Prompt and type sfc /scannow > Press enter. It should take about 15 mins to run (average)If not fixed, then , download , install and update Malwarebytes Anti-Malware , and do a full scan firsthttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/464781/mouse-right-click-stopped-working/
Suddenly the scroll wheel doesn't work. I've got a Dell 8500 PC, a Dell USB mouse and Windows 10. Everything has been fine, but suddenly the mouse is haywire. I tried updating my Dell drivers, checked the mouse settings in Windows 10 and turned off the "Scroll on inactive screen" setting. None of these worked.
P.S. I suspect Windows 10 suddenly thinks I have a tablet or a touch pad. How can I fix this?
The mouse on my 10015IBD laptop has stopped working. the only way I can use the laptop is by using a mouse via USB. Has anyone else experienced this?
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.
Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
Sorry to hear of the problem you are having. I assume that you mean your touch pad is not working since a USB mouse does work? If so, try doing a reset to see if it will fix any configuration issues. To do, just do this.....
1. Shut down Windows and unplug the charger / adapter. 2. Press and hold the Power Button for 15 seconds. 3. Power up the system to see if the problem was resolved.
If that didn't resolve the issue then I would try re-installing the touch pad drivers. I am not sure which version of Windows you have installed, but here are the links to the touch pad driver
Click here for Windows 7 Click here for Windows 8.1
Click here for Windows 10
I Have no idea why but the mouse on my sons laptop has stopped working ( its the external mouse) - testing on my laptop the mouse is fine.
Ive deleted driver and reinstalled - no change.
any ideas please?
where should i start i have ran various programmes such as malwarebytes and cccleanerhttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/591980/mouse-has-stopped-working-on-laptop/
Hie. Please I need your help.
Yesterday I tried to open microsoft word
and a pop-up massage comes
Up sayin microsoft office has stopped working!
Windows can check online solution...
How can I fix this?
Since you've given no info about the installation, I'm going to guess this was a trial version on a new computer? It only works for a specified number of documents and then you must purchase a license key to keep it going.
My experience of getting a new laptop up and running continues to be beset by problems. Now Microsoft Word stops working on launch. It's Office 2013 running on Windows 7. Any idea how to resolve this issue? Thanks.
A google search revealed that I should uninstall Abbyy Finereader. I uninstalled and Word seems to be working. What is Abbyy Finereader? Do I need it?
MS Office has a Repair function. Click Start -> Control Panel -> Programs and Features. Scroll down to the MS Office 2013 entry and click on it. Click the Change button. Then click the Repair radio button and follow the onscreen instructions.
I have Office 2010 and my operating system in Windows 7. Whenever I try to open Microsoft Office Word or Excel, I get the following message: "Microsoft Word (or Excel) has stopped working". When I try to open Microsoft Publisher, "Publisher has failed to start correctly last time.....". Any suggestions on how to fix these problems?
My MS Word thesaurus Word working Thesaurus MS stopped function has stopped working Actually it is the only quot Research quot tool I use in Word All the research tools seem to have stopped working Spelling amp grammar checking work fine however I m running XP SP w MS Office I usually launch the thesaurus by using MS Word Thesaurus stopped working the shift-F command However no matter what the word the answer I get is quot No results found Please search again quot I have tried other suggestions including Go to control panel gt Add or remove programs gt select Microsoft Office gt Change gt Add or remove features then click continue gt click on Office Shared features gt Proofing tools gt English proofing tools gt Remove all the cross marks shown in RED gt Continue gt wait until the configuration process completes then restart your system I ran diagnostics for Office but I got a message that quot The drive is not ready for use its door may be open Please check drive a then a long string of gibberish and make sure that a disk is inserted and that the drive door is closed quot I check my CD drive and found it was closed and no disc was in it I tried again several times but each time got a similar message I then hit continue and the diagnostics ran I did see that it found no problems with my hard drive Again I can t i d the drive this message is eluding to as all it is is gibberish mostly questions marks I just finished a long process with another bleeping computer member who was trying to fix a slowing computer After the thesaurus problem arose we ran a program that ruled out anything he did that would have caused this And I can t say for sure that it stopped working while we ran different programs as I don t use the thesaurus that often Any help is appreciated
I would either...uninstall/reinstall Office...and then update it for pertinent SPs...or just try updating it for pertinent SPs.
IME, a problem with a particular program is most likely to be solved by uninstalling/reinstalling.
I like many others am experiencing problems with my rocketfish bluetooth mouse. Up until now it had worked perfectly fine for me on both my desktop and my current laptop computer. Recently the batteries died and since that point the mouse has not worked.
I have tried reinstalling the drivers, letting windows install them automatically and various other things. All of which say they work correctly...except my mouse continues to flash green and not connect.
If i try to add a device it will pick up the mouse instantly, install the software and say the device is now ready to use. However within 30 seconds the bluetooth mouse icon disappears and I'm back to square one.
Any suggestions are appreciated!
Try a clean boot to help diagnose and hopefully fix
How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista or in Windows 7
My mouse controls seem to be messed up. Whenever I click the left button it brings up the right click menu, and right click acts as continuous selection tool. (as if you kept pressing the left click). This happens on windows desktop and directories like My computer.
However the mouse acts normally when Im doing things in my webbrowser (Firefox)
I have checked the mouse updates, tried reinstalling the mouse and ran viruscheck (Norton) and spybot s&d. Both found nothing that would help my situation.
The mouse is HP N3+ Optical PS/2. I have had the mouse for about a year or so.
The problem started after visiting gamerzplanet.net website. I do not know wether it had anything to do with it.
Waiting for your assistance, thank you.
All the sudden the keyboard and wireless mouse quit working. I plugged in my wireless USB keyboard and mouse and they work but when I click on any application nothing happens, can't even open one of those simple games that came with it. The laptop has only been used about a month so it's still new. I don't have restore partition on the HD. This is the only computer I have and I'm in a remote location so I have to drive into town to the library. Thanks very much for any advice. Don
Acer Aspire 7720, 17" screen
Windows Vista Ultimate
I'm on Windows XP Service Pack 2 I believe.
My computer was running fine last night. I get up to grab a drink, come back to find my keyboard and mouse are both no longer working. I started freaking out thinking there was something wrong with my computer, but had no idea what to do. After a few hours I decided to test my keyboard and mouse on another computer to make sure which was not working properly - my computer or the keyboard and mouse - and they weren't working on the other computer either.
I'm just posting here to make sure my assumptions are or are not correct: that it's not my computer, but by some extremely rare chance of coicidince, my keyboard and mouse just stopped working at the same time. Any input is much appreciated.
My 7 year old son was playing on Roblox (internet) and all of the sudden the mouse stopped working. "He didn't do anything" he says but trying to get the left mouse button to work is impossible. I have gone into the control panel and changed the settings so that the right button acts like the left, but this still isn't good because now I don't have a right button feature anymore. I try to change it back and then the left doesn't work at all.
I did a system restore to this morning and the problem is still there. There are no new add ins in internet explorer from today either.
Try a different mouse
Using the above laptop my mouse pad has stopped working.
Now this may have happened when i tried an external wireless mouse by plugging it into a USB Port this works OK but if i remove it and try the mouse pad this has now ceased working.
Can any one help this elderly gentleman (80 and still going strong)
Welcome to the Forum
Make sure mouse pad is still turned on.
On the older acer to turn on or off.
FN & F7 turns off the touch pad. Not sure if it is still the same.
http://en.kioskea.net/faq/1902-disable-enable-the-touchpad. This May not be applicable to your computer, but I think that it might be.
Go to search type device manager and make sure that the driver is up to date
make sure thare are no yellow warning markers in the device manger
Try using system restore to a point, when it was working
I have a HP Pavilion TX 2000. About 2 months ago my wireless mouse stopped working. I changed out the batteries and it still doesn't work.
I also tried another wireless mouse, and still nothing.
One mouse is a Tagrus and the other is an HP, if that makes any difference.
Any ideas on how I can fix this?
Can you find a wired mouse to try as a test, or even a usb flash drive to make sure your usb ports are working?http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/wireless-mouse-stopped-working-on-laptop-557322.html
Hi this problem started a few days back when I installed the USB drivers for a LG C mobile phone maybe unrelated on a Sony Vaio NS E after the installation my USB mouse stopped working I installed the same drivers on my desktop too without any problems Note that the Touchpad still work so does the USB detects flash drivers and my phone Google Nexus S I took these steps before becoming completely clueless here they follow tried other USB ports Other mouse reboot Uninstalled stopped and working, Laptop mouse USB clueless I'm the driver stated above System restore to days back Installed the drivers for my mice My windows wasn't up to date so I installed all the important updates and some bug fix optional updates Tried Microsoft Fixit Note I had mice that have already been connected to this laptop when I connect them they light up but they don't work and they do not show in device manager But when I connect my desktop's mouse which I've never used on this laptop Windows shows an quot Unrecognized Device quot dialog Laptop USB mouse stopped working, and I'm clueless And I see an unrecognized device under the USB section in device manager I ran Microsoft Fixit in this situation but obviously it did nothing Today I inserted a Windows disc and had the PC boot from it Was hoping that maybe repair or complete re-installation may fix it but apparently it won't because the USB mouse still doesn't work in Windows installation wizard I'm completely clueless now Any help is appreciated Thanks in advance UPDATE The problem has been fixed by itself
In device manager or system information does it mention any conflicts?http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/219238-laptop-usb-mouse-stopped-working-im-clueless.html
I'm helping a friend with his laptop because since only a few days ago, the keyboard and mouse stopped working. I had him reboot it a few times but no effect.
I brought over a live linux CD and booted off of that, the touchpad mouse and keyboard worked perfectly.
So I'm guessing there is something with Windows that is stopping it from working. Laptop running Vista Home
Been searching the net and forums but haven't found a solid fix for this.
What's the make and model of the laptop?
I left my computer on for about half an hour whilst I went downstairs to do something when I came back I had found my monitor had turned off and the power button light for it was flashing The computer Mouse and keyboard monitor working , stopped was still on but it hadn't slept I'm not sure of the settings I had it set to but I tried to wake it by moving the mouse and pressing the keyboard however it still Mouse , monitor and keyboard stopped working didn't respond so I turned it off Mouse , monitor and keyboard stopped working manually by holding the power button When I turned it on again the same thing happened the mouse and keyboard were unresponsive and the monitor light kept flashing I thought at first it was just my mouse so I unplugged it and tried a different port still didn't work I tried every available port on my computer and the mouse didn't work I tried it on another computer and the mice and keyboard worked there so I knew it was a problem with my PC I unplugged everything removed the cover on my case and pretty much cleared the dust out using my air blower turned on the comp again and the fans were running fine GPu fan was running and so were the other fans No beeps from the computer either Not really sure what's going on but I really hate to say this but I think it could be a hardware problem PC is not overclocked Specs Asus p q-e mb Corsair hx w psu Ocz reaper gb mem Win ultimate bit Intel core quad e ghz ATI FireGL Almost forgot when I unplugged it from the wall and plugged it back in then turned on my comp it turned on for a few seconds then turned off then on again Any help appreciated
That is strange. -- First try a System Restore to a date before you had the problem. This will put your PC exactly like it was as of the date you choose.http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/316718-mouse-monitor-keyboard-stopped-working.html
Hello all I just built a PC for the first time this past weekend Everything fired up and worked GREAT except for one thing My Wireless Logitech MX keyboard hot keys and the side buttons on stopped & working Mouse hot keyboard buttons my mouse no longer work I installed the Set Point software I reset all the hotkeys and the side mouse buttons But to no avail Any helpful hints would be appreciated Here is the system I built Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case NEC X DVD R DVD Burner With X DVD-RAM Write Black E-IDE ATAPI Model A- B G SKILL GB x GB -Pin DDR SDRAM DDR PC Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F - PHU - GBHZ NEC Black MB quot Internal Floppy Drive SAMSUNG SpinPoint T Series HD LJ GB RPM SATA Gb s Hard Drive Microsoft Windows XP Pro SP b Mouse & keyboard hot buttons stopped working pk OCZ GameXStream OCZ GXSSLI ATX V W Power Supply Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer Channels PCI Interface Sound Card PNY VCG GTS XPB GeForce GTS MB GDDR PCI Express x HDCP Video Card Intel Core Duo E Conroe GHz LGA Processor Model BX E EVGA -CK-NF -A LGA NVIDIA nForce i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard PS In case it matters The Mouse and Keyboard hotkeys did work on my prior PC nbsp
The first thing I'd try is uninstall & reinstall the drivers. Instead of using the disk to reinstall from, download the latest ones from the Logitech site.
In desperate need of some help for my Dell PC running windows XP I recently decided to update my game controller so went into control panel to remove my old Saitek Cyborg rumble pad It proceeded to remove all the drivers but came up with an error at and windows froze sorry cant remember what the error message said I tried removing the pad from the USB port but due to the mass of jumbled cables i pulled the mouse out st possibly the root of my problem Anyhow after plugging them all back in windows was still frozen so I had to hard reset After booting up again the mouse and keyboard would not work Windows proceeded to find new hardware for Dell USB mouse keyboard etc but after each one it also finds new USB Human - stopped mouse working & USB woes keyboard Interface Device and an USB woes - mouse & keyboard stopped working add new hardware wizard opens up for the USB HID I cant get beyond this point as the mouse keyboard are still inactive so im unable to make any selections Without use of a mouse im completely at a USB woes - mouse & keyboard stopped working loss what to USB woes - mouse & keyboard stopped working do Im able to get into BIOS setup and make selections with the keyboard but once windows loads up the mouse and keyboard stop working and the install new hardware wizard opens up for a USB Human Interface device Seems like ive knocked out the USB drivers Heeelp nbsphttps://forums.techguy.org/threads/usb-woes-mouse-keyboard-stopped-working.645192/
Any thoughts. My Dell Travel Mouse has been working fine until last weekend when it stopped responding. First, I thought it was the batteries, but it simply would not work on my Dell XPS M1300 laptop running Windows 8 Release Preview. I tried it on another laptop (running Windows 7) and it works fine. I have tried the usual, of uninstalling and reinstalling but nothing seems to work, although it still shows as being connected.
The driver is unchanged from when I was on Windows 7, namely v6.2.8400.0 dated 21/6/2006. I phoned Dell and they connected remotely to my laptop but after a cursory look, they decided they could not help as they are not trained on Windows 8, but were willing to transfer me to software assistance for paid Support.
I have a 3 year old compaq laptop running windows xp service pack 2. Every once in a while the left click button stops working. i put in my wireless mouse and use it but i let it sit for a day or two turned off and then it works again, but this time it won't work again. does anyone have any good ideas on how to fix this?
so i meant that the left click button doesn't work. The left click won't do anything
I have a wireless mouse that occasionally stops working. A friend called me with a very similar problem and we went through all the steps that fix mine but no luck. Then I found out that when my friend removes the transceiver it is very hot. I've never experienced this. Has anyone else seen, or felt, this or know the cause? Both are HP laptops running Windows 7, less than a year old, different models
Welcome to TSG
Yes, when I have all 4 USB ports something plugged in, the receiver and all other ports get very hot. Just the receiver alone only gets warm.
Did you replace the battery in the mouse yet?
Hello there everyone
When i turned on my computer this morning, my mouse and keyboard stopped working out of nowhere.
It works just fine when i go to BIOS, but when windows starts loading, the stuff wont work.
I have Razer Black Widow and Steelseries Rival
Things i have tried, but didnt help or gave no results:
Changing USB slots for both mouse and keyboard
Going to BIOS (Mouse and keyboard worked just fine), disabling Intel XHCI Mode, but with no luck
Using 2 keyboards at the same time
Also i have tried using the
keyboard and mouse in another pc
I really appreciate all help :)
Maybe they are defects. See if you can return them.http://www.eightforums.com/drivers-hardware/68774-windows-8-1-mouse-keyboard-stopped-working.html
My scroll button used to work in System Shock 2...it is configured in options...and
works with other aps.
I fixed it by reinstalling Intellimouse
After my 2.5-year-old hard drive died about a week ago, I bought a new one and installed it two days ago. Everything was going perfectly until today, when my touchpad mouse suddenly stopped responding to anything. This has happened before, and usually it's fixed by restarting the computer, so I shut down the laptop and started it back up again. However, instead of booting up, I got a black screen with a series of random characters (about 10 of them), and Vista never started, no matter how long I left it. I can't believe that this new hard drive is already broken after two days. What could cause this issue? (For reference, the new drive is a Seagate one...never used one before, don't know how reliable they are.)
Have you checked to make sure that the drive is securely attached to the connector in the laptop?
Can you post the 10-characters that are showing?
my usb optical mouse was working just fine but when i switched on stopped optical mouse usb microsoft working my laptop this morning it wasn t working anymore the red laser is lit at the bottom usb microsoft optical mouse stopped working of the mouse but the cursor doesn t move i checked the device manager and saw alerts under the Human Interface Devices tab One for HP Quick Launch Buttons and the other is for USB Human Interface Device I presume usb microsoft optical mouse stopped working the latter is my mouse When i check on properties for both the alerts it says quot Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware The driver may be corrupted or missing Code quot All the driver files do seem to be in place or so I think since I haven t done any changes lately I have already tried uninstalling both error causing devices under the Human Interface Devices tab But when usb microsoft optical mouse stopped working I reboot both the devices automatically re-appear and with the yellow exclamation mark error still there Any ideas on how to resolve this I m on a HP notebook running on XP Home Edition Version Service Pack nbsp
the mouse itself works just fine when used on my bf's laptop. it's just plug and play.
Help, Please! My laptop was working fine yesterday, but today when I started it up my mouse, speakers, and webcam stopped working. When I hover over the speaker icon in the tray it says, "no audio output device is installed." When I click on Computer-Hardware there are several yellow triangles for these componenets and more (a warning). I have run Norton and there are no issues. Anyone have an idea what could be wrong?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Mouse-Speakers-and-webcam-have-stopped-working/td-p/5834317
I can t find a solution anywhere here s the situation I am running Windows Ultimate the mouse is a Microsoft Wireless Optical Mouse along with the keyboard So i ve been running the windows RC for Solved: working! randomly stopped Mouse a long time now i m telling you this because i know many will put it down to the fact that it s probably not stable Solved: Mouse randomly stopped working! which in fact i don t think is the reason at all So today i was just browsing the internet etc when suddenly my mouse goes a bit jurky then just stops I tohught don t panic theyll be Solved: Mouse randomly stopped working! a simple solution So i checked the batterys fine i knew they were anyway as the led was still on normally i knew it cant be drivers etc as the keyboard was still working Next i thought it must be the mouse itself so i unplugged everything and booted up with a mouse i used to use a plug in u no Solved: Mouse randomly stopped working! with the green end and guess what not working So it must be something to do with the computer so i reboot with my microsoft mouse and check the driver servies mouhid sys etc and the process and my computer just says that everything is working fine I really don t understand iv re installed drivers gone back to previous versions of drivers uninstalled then re installed windows updates system restored but still no luck Please not that I have been doing everything you are reading with my keyboard Does anybody know what could be wrong nbsp
Try in Safe Mode and see if the problem persists
How to Start in Safemode
1. Restart your computer.
2. Before the windows logo you should gently tap the F8 key repeatedly until you are presented with a Windows XP Advanced Options menu.
3. Select the option for Safe Mode using the arrow keys.
4. Then press enter on your keyboard to boot into Safe Mode.
5. Do whatever tasks you require and when you are done reboot to boot back into normal mode..
A friend's computer could not access the internet; Norton software noted updates were required.
Clicking to update didn't work, so I turned off the computer, unplugged the power cord, plugged the power cord back in, and restarted the computer.
When the computer came back on, the "ball" mouse plugged into the mouse port didn't respond. I then switched to an optical mouse and plugged it into a USB port. This mouse worked and I was able to connect to the internet.
Why didn't the original mouse work after I turned the computer off and back on?
Any ideas on why I was able to access the internet after turning the computer off and back on? (When I turned it back on I didn't get a message from Norton saying updates were needed).
I have a an HP bluetooth mouse x4000b. I am able to easily have the laptop recognize the device, and it will work for a period of hours or days. Then the laptop will cease to recognize the mouse, even though it is still listed in the control panel under "devices". I am running Windows 7 Pro. I see on the Microsoft community there was a fix for this, but that page was quite old and the link no longer available. Anyone have an idea? Thank you.
Could you please give me the exact product number for your computer?
If you need help finding it, you can use the following link:
Hi I have a Windows Lenovo notebook and a Toshiba Satellite Windows laptop and a mouse lol Well the mouse has been working fine for months but suddenly the mouse has stopped working in my Toshiba laptop As I didn't know how to fix it and as Toshiba laptop was full of crap I've just formatted its HDD and made a clean install of Windows and updated everything laptop just in suddenly 1 Mouse working stopped After that I've plugged the mouse in and the same error it connects and disconnects all the time Sometimes if I'm in Mouse suddenly stopped working in just 1 laptop the Device Manager refreshing the devices mysteriously it start to work but just for a few minutes Sometimes and just sometimes the Device Manager shows that there's an unknown device connected to a USB port that is not working The error code is That mouse works perfectly Mouse suddenly stopped working in just 1 laptop in my other notebook the lenovo I've connected a different mouse to the Toshiba and it works perfectly in any port So that makes me say this -The mouse is not broken cause it works in my other laptop -Toshiba's USB ports work nice cause any other device I connect works seamlessly -After a clean install it can't be a software problem So what the hell is going on THANKS
Sound like a driver problem.
Did you do the clean Windows install from the Lenovo recovery partition and install all the system specific drivers? If not, visit the Lenovo Support site. Unlike some laptops, my Lenovo Yoga 13 didn't come with an automatic driver update program. You have to download their drivers and such.
They have changed their support site several times so now it's very easy to get the right drivers.
Home - Lenovo (US)
I have a just over one year old (~14 months) Dell Inspiron 17 laptop with Win 8.1 (no touch) and of course it's out of warranty. The mouse simply stopped working, no cursor. I was able to use the touchpad but then that quit too in quick order.
I spent hours searching here and the interweb looking for possible fixes, so far no luck.
The worst of the issue is now I can't get past the splash screen to the login screen to access the repair/restore functions in Windows.
How do I access these when I can't even login to the computer?
I called Dell and they want almost $300 to send it back so they can 'look at it'!
Any thoughts or suggestions to solve this issue?
Model is CE M525.
The batteries are brand new. It's been working great for 2 years. I brought the mouse and receiver to my work place, plugged it it, it downloaded the software immediately and worked all day. I brought my laptop to a friend's house, and the mouse worked great. All of my USP ports work great with other devices; i.e., external HD, flash drive, printer, etc.
The only change I have made was I bought a new NetGear router.
I looked at Printers and Devices and it is showing up and says "this device is working properly. But the cursor will not move.
Any ideas? Thanks!
If possible (maybe using a different mouse) try pairing the mouse and receiver using the Unified software.
Which computer has this problem, the HP dv6 ?
Another issue with the external mouse and keyboard. I am using 8 and my mouse/keyboard have been working up until Friday when there was an update and then both units no longer worked. The USB key storage works but the other items not.
I tried them in another computer and it works perfectly. I am not as versed in Bios etc but have attempted to correct with driver udpates (all good), and add new hardware etc...nothing is working and I too need some help with getting this set up.
MS please respond re this and options...I have been working on this for some time and need an answer and some tech help.
I have a microsoft wireless mobile mouse 6000
Been working fine all year. Most recently I had it in my netbook. I got a pop up that said the UDB device was not recognized. I tried to reinstall the microsoft intellipoint mouse software again but that didn't fix it.
I then tried it in my other laptop which it has working in the past, and when i plugged in the receiver it the computer said it was an unrecognizable device.
So now I cant use the mouse.
Any other things I should look at. Is there some kind of warranty from microsoft?
Are you sure that it's the software from Software Downloads: Wireless Mobile Mouse 6000
The 'Start Here' guide reads:
To view Help on the PC: Start > All Programs > Microsoft Mouse > Mouse Help
For the latest information and updates, go to Computer Mouse, Keyboard, Webcam & More | Microsoft Hardware
The Microsoft Product Guide adds:
For up-to-date help about using or troubleshooting your device, go to the Microsoft Help and Support Web sit at Microsoft Support
Would it be OK if I left the mouse on all day and night?