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The mouse options in control panel is not there.

When I looked in the control panel the mouse option was not there. Can you guy's try to help me?

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wait btw.

In reply to: The mouse options in control panel is not there.

Sorry for the double post but I am running Windows XP Media Centre with SP2

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Tried This?

In reply to: wait btw.

First, because such problems are frequently a problem with viruses or spyware, please follow the steps below to scan your computer with the free program Malwarebytes.

Please download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from Here

Double Click mbam-setup.exe to install the application.

* Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.
* If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.
* Once the program has loaded, select "Perform Quick Scan", then click Scan.
* The scan may take some time to finish,so please be patient.
* When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.
* Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.
* When disinfection is completed, a log will open in Notepad and you may be prompted to Restart.
* The log is automatically saved by MBAM and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab in MBAM.

Extra Note:
If MBAM encounters a file that is difficult to remove,you will be presented with 1 of 2 prompts,click OK to either and let MBAM proceed with the disinfection process,if asked to restart the computer,please do so immediately.

Next, make sure you're viewing the Control Panel in "Classic View" by opening the panel, then, one the left side of the screen, select "Switch to Classic View"..

If that doesn't fix the issue, then restore the "Mouse" icon in Control Panel by using the instructions below:

First, download and install TweakUI from the link below:

Open TweakUI and select the "Control Panel" menu option. Make certain that all of the options you want are selected. Once you have done this, go to the "Repair" menu option, and make sure that "Rebuild Icons" is selected. Hit "Repair Now" Your missing Control Panel icons should have reappeared.

Hope this helps.


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Did not work.

In reply to: Tried This?

This did not work however I noticed that main.cpl was not in windows32 folder I redownloaded it and put it in the windows 32 folder and the problem was fixed. Thanks for your help anyways at least I removed malware(:

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