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mouse has mind of it own

by geno_152 / April 1, 2005 6:54 PM PST

a problem i have is that once in awhile my mouse pointer jumpes to a different spot. while that is not so bad once in a while my mouse seems to float to the start menu and all sorts of processes seem to start up and close. i have to wait till it gets to a stopping point and close the windows that were opened and even have to restart my computer. i am using windows xp w/service pack 2. any suggestions

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What type
by ChuckM / April 2, 2005 6:08 AM PST

of mouse? Optical or does it have a ball. If it has a ball, take it out and clean the crud off all the rollers.

Chuck

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Programs/ processes with a mind...
by Michael Geist / April 2, 2005 6:31 AM PST
In reply to: What type

of their own, spells malware infestation to me. After confirming the mouse is not the issue (use another), a thorough cleaning is needed.

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mouse
by geno_152 / April 2, 2005 6:44 AM PST
In reply to: What type

it is the original ball mouse that came with my pililion 520w. did that meny times.

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