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Mouse not working when I start up!

by DHacker3 / November 22, 2006 12:19 AM PST


I have a HP dv8000 laptop. When I power my computer, my mouse never works... I need to unplug it, then plug it back in... it then works. Strange!

Once the mouse is working, if I "restart" my system, the mouse continures to work just fine. But if I turn it off, and turn it back on, I have the same problem with no mouse working until I unplug & plug back in! Anyone have some tips?

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Have You Tried??
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / November 22, 2006 1:30 AM PST

...swapping in a known "good" mouse to see if the mouse is the culprit? Borrow one and see if it fixes the issue.

Hope this helps.


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No luck swapping mouse
by DHacker3 / November 22, 2006 5:53 PM PST
In reply to: Have You Tried??

hi, thanks... i swapped mice and it has the same problem. Any other suggestions?

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Is this a USB mouse?
by Paul C / November 22, 2006 6:26 PM PST
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by DHacker3 / November 22, 2006 11:58 PM PST
In reply to: Is this a USB mouse?

Thanks Paul... I'll give it a shot this afternoon... hopefully it works!

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