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    mouse not scrolling


    by jadavis9 ·

    Suddenly my mouse will not scroll when I am on a web page. I must have changed some setting somewhere. It also does not work in Word or Excel.

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    • #2870728


      by jadavis9 ·

      In reply to mouse not scrolling


    • #2870720


      by benmcdevitt09 ·

      In reply to mouse not scrolling

      lol, well try re-installing the drivers, if your using win 7 just try unpluging it and putting it back in after a few seconds. If not look up the mouse you have and download drivers, try also going to control pannle and see if you stoped the scroll function, if none of these work buy a new mouse, because its probly broken…you could have worste problems lol

    • #2870712

      USB or PS/2?

      by peconet tietokoneet ·

      In reply to mouse not scrolling

      If USB then take out the usb dongle and place it into a different USB socket on your computer, but make sure it is not attached to the front USB socket (if you have one) because it is less powerful then the back USB sockets.

      If PS/2 (mouse) socket then shutdown the computer first before detachment and replace with another (mouse) to test out the socket.

    • #2870653

      Could also be

      by nexs ·

      In reply to mouse not scrolling

      1. Broken mouse
      2. settings in control panel> mouse

      • #2870862

        I like #1. Broken Mouse @ Frys Elect. opticals are $7.00

        by cg it ·

        In reply to Could also be

        run over to Frys off the 91 Fwy and Tustin and get a new optical USB mouse.

    • #2870650

      What kind of mouse?

      by wesley.chin ·

      In reply to mouse not scrolling

      What is the make of the mouse? If it is a wireless one, most of those have programs to configure everything on the mouse.

      • #2870088

        mouse model

        by jadavis9 ·

        In reply to What kind of mouse?

        Kensington wired Optical Elite 72121. I had a spare, so I put it on and screensaver seems to work now. I also swapped my keyboard.

    • #2870649


      by santeewelding ·

      In reply to mouse not scrolling

      That you have already called 911, meanwhile, hold the mouse over your head to slow the bleeding.

    • #2870895

      If you’re using Firefox, try this:

      by charliespencer ·

      In reply to mouse not scrolling

      Uncheck ‘Always use the cursor keys to navigate’

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