The pointing device (generally referred to as the mouse). When referring to laptops, please specify if it is the trackpad and not an external mouse by using the trackpad tag. Only use for hardware issues.

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Help applying touchpad fix to rc.local

I'm new to Ubuntu and trying to implement a permanent solution to my touchpad not working in Ubuntu 15.04. The solution I have so far only works until I restart/reboot so I've tried to add it to ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - Bluetooth Logitech Ultrathin Touch Mouse t630 - Extream Lag

My computer is the Dell Precision M3800 and I am dual booting a clean install of Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit and Windows 10. My mouse is the Logitech Ultrathin touch Mouse t630 connected via Bluetooth. Upon ...
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When i come out from suspend mode the right click menu appears.

When I come out from suspend mode the right click menu appears. Only when coming out of suspend mode as if I have clicked it where i left the pointer last but also it clicks twice so it creates new ...
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How to get universal, moderately bigger mouse cursors on Ubuntu / GNOME?

I am visually impaired. The default mouse cursor on Ubuntu is too tiny for me. It can be hard to find. I used the gnome-tweak-tool to choose Large Mouse Cursors. The results of this operation have ...
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Returning from hibernation switches on bluetooth and disables mousepad

When my Ubuntu 14.04 machine returns from hibernation, there are always two strange things happening: Bluetooth is switched on. The mousepad is not working, although switched on. I have to plug in a ...
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My mouse keeps moving to the upper left side of my computer

This happens whenever maximizing or minimizing tabs, clicking on anything in the 'activities' tab or switching workspaces. It's driving me crazy! Any fix for this? I am using a Logitech m325 wireless ...
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My touchpad doesn´t work properly

I have a Laptop with dual boot windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04, I have and ASUS X552L, and my problem is that my touchpad is crazy. I can't use it for anything because it doesn't click or move. I only ...
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Extremely high mouse sensitivity that prevents right click in touch screens

Although everything looks fine with my touch screen and Ubuntu, there's a problem that I don't understand how solve. Now in Ubuntu (Unity) there's an option to enable right-click by holding the mouse ...
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Inconsistent mouse and touchpad scroll behaviour across applications

The mouse/touchpad scrolling behaviour on ubuntu 15.04 appears to be inconsistent. Compared to the "Mouse and TouchPad" settings, the few applications I have tried group like this: same as setting: ...
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connect bluetooth mouse 555b logiteck to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Hello everybody more skill in Ubuntu greate os. for long time I can't connect my bluetooth wireles mouse 555b logiteck to this Ubuntu 14.04. when I attempt MAC addres of Mouse appear for some sec and ...
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MacBook 4,1 mouse jitters in 10px by 10px box after upgrade to Ubuntu 15.04

In the 14.04 LTS, the touchpad worked fine. Now, when you stand still with your finger on the touchpad, it randomly bounces around in a tiny box. There's no visible outline to this box, but it causes ...
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Combo wireless keyboard+mouse, Mouse is not working

I bought this yesterday http://www.cdrking.com/?mod=products&type=view&sid=21638&main=167#.VdhuKN9_c8o. It's a mouse and keyboard with one usb receiver. The keyboard is working perfectly ...
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middle mouse button acer aspire vn7

My acer aspire v15 nitro comes with a touchpad. Unfortunately there is no middle-mouse button. Some internet forums talk about pushing the upper right corner for a middle mouse click but that does ...
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blinking mouse cursor [closed]

weeks ago I installed Ubuntu on my brother's computer, the following days he told me than his mouse cursor was blinking and he couldn't use it. I have an idea, there was this unknow screen in the ...
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Make Entire Touchpad responsive

My touchpad has no buttons but can be pressed down like a button everywhere. In the lower area (approximately as high as buttons would be), the touchpad isn't responsive if I haven't started touching ...
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Mouse moves by itself

My mouse moves by itself I cannot use the track-pad as the mouse jumps up and down the screen and also clicks by itself. When I boot into Windows, the track-pad works flawlessly so I suppose it's a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 bluetooth mouse lags time by time

I have $ cat /proc/version Linux version 3.13.0-62-generic (buildd@lgw01-59) (gcc version 4.8.2 (Ubuntu 4.8.2-19ubuntu1) ) #102-Ubuntu SMP Tue Aug 11 14:29:36 UTC 2015 and $ lsb_release -a No LSB ...
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Two finger scroll not working in Kubuntu 14.04

I'm running a fresh install on Kubuntu 14.04 on a Dell Latitude E6440. The trackpad works fine except that it doesn't respond to two fingered scroll. The system-setting -> Input Devices -> Touchpad -> ...
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Mouse does not click in the focused window but the oldest window

I'm on 14.04, lsusb shows my USB mouse on the list as Mad Catz, Inc The mouse pointer can be moved smoothly and well but button clicks are a mess. Another example: I am operating on a browser (e.g. ...
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Need help writing a script to re-pair with a Bluetooth Mouse

I'm having a bit of trouble with my htpc setup, the bluetooth keyboard connects automatically and works, but the mouse doesn't and has to be re-paired for it to work. It also keeps disconnecting. I'm ...
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My touchpad, keyboard, and any other input devices intermittenly stopped working on Asus Zenbook UX303LB

Here is my story: I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in my zenbook ux303lb. The first time, my touchpad is working, but gesture wasn't at all. For example, my touchpad can't recognize two scroll fingers ...
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Screen freeze for 20 seconds after automatic login

I'm sorry if this question has already been solved but I've failed to find the answer. For some reason after ubuntu bootup and automatically login keyboard/mouse are frozen for 20-30 seconds. Screens ...
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ASUS X75VC Touchpad Issue - Unable to rest thumb on touchpad (Missing thumb resting support)

Problem description: I've bought an ASUS X75VC quite some while ago (Link: https://www.asus.com/Notebooks/X75VC/) and I really, really, really want to install Linux on it, but there is one huge ...
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Mouse not working on new Ubuntu install

using a Mad Catz mouse - no other questions seem to help so I've decided to Ask Ubuntu. I'm using a Mad Catz mouse, worked fine on Windows 10, deleted windows and went to ubuntu, now, I can move it ...
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button bindings only for mouse - not touchpad

Is there a way to setup key bindings that will work only for mouse and not for the touchpad? I have tried with xbindkeys but it works for both which is annoying. My .xbindkeysrc looks like the ...
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Bluetooth mouse pairs but does not connect

I've installed Ubuntu 15.04 on a DELL XPS 13 notebook (model 9343, bios A03). After some tweaking, I've manage to make the bluetooth work (Broadcom Corp. BCM20702A0 Bluetooth). However, I manage to ...
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How to change mouse scroll speed while using libinput?

I can only find scroll methods support in libinput. https://www.mankier.com/4/libinput http://wayland.freedesktop.org/libinput/doc/latest/group__config.html How can I change the scroll speed of my ...
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Switch Bluetooth mode to HID

I am trying to connect a wireless Logitech MX5000 keyboard and a MX1000 mouse. At the moment, they are connected via Bluetooth as HCI, but I have learnt that if they are connected in HID mode, they ...
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Touchpad/Mouse/Wifi does not function in 12.04/14.04/15.04 but works on 12.10

I recently got a new ssd for a netbook I had sitting around and decided to put ubuntu on it. After some googling of the make model of the net book (ACER AO 756-2899) the version that kept showing up ...
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Command to Move Mouse Pointer to Other Screen

I have a dual monitor configuration in Ubuntu. What is a bash command which will send my mouse pointer into the other screen (without having to manually move the mouse pointer myself)?
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Lost mouse scroll support after switching between 2 PCs (KVM switch)

I have two PCs one has Windows 7 and second Kubuntu 15.04 64bit. Both connected through ATEN CS-62U switch (some info also here) to display, mouse and keyboard. Mouse is: Bus 001 Device 016: ID ...
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Dell XPS 13 9343 - external Logitech USB Mouse issue

i have a Dell XPS 13 9343 w/ Kubuntu 15.04 Kernel 4.1.2 Due to issues with the trackpad (other question) i switched to external USB Logitech wireless mouse as a workaround. It's working fine until.. ...
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Ubuntu reloads psmouse on login

Lately my touchpad has been acting up. It wouldn't work with mulitouch and synclient won't recognize it. I found that this is resolved by running modprobe -r psmouse and reloading it with modprobe ...
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Surface Arc Touch Mouse not working with Ubuntu 15.04

After browsing for a while I found that there was an issue with 14.04 and the way that the Arc Touch mouse transmits its signal. This was meant to have been fixed in Bluez 5 but the case still exists ...
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xinput xbindkeys simulate middle click without a middle mouse button

I have a Logitech M560 which does not have a middle mouse click but rather switches from soft to hard scroll when that is pressed. I would like to bind button 8 (scroll wheel left tilt) to simulate a ...
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Cursor integration problem in Virtualbox 5 Android x86 Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running Kubuntu 14.04. I installed Virtualbox 5.0 from Oracle. Then I installed Android x86 4.4-r3 in a guest VM. My problem is that when I move the cursor over the guest window the cursor ...
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Touchpad not working

My mouse cursor doesn't show on desktop and touchpad is not working and can't be found in system settings as well
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How to Add Options to the Mouse Right Click Menu in Ubuntu 14.04?

I would like to add some options like New Text Document,Refresh and also some Options to the Mouse Right Click Menu in Ubuntu 14.04. How to Add and Where to add, such options to that, using by ...
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How can i remove mouse4 as a back button

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and am using a SteelSeries Kana mouse. How can I disable mouse4 as a back button. I would still like mouse 4 to be usable because it is my voice push to talk key for mumble ...
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Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop and 14.04

i see reports from 13.10 and even Debian distros saying this keyboard and mouse set works right out of the box with zero configuration I plugged in the wireless dongle and nothing happened, ever. ...
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How to program Button 4 and Button 5 to act as Button 1 on Ubuntu?

I have recently bought a new gaming mouse for my computer, and then a gaming keyboard, and they both have matching Blue lights. They are pretty good, but I have a question about my mouse. It has two ...
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how to detect mouse click in ubuntu using python2

Hello :)I'm new to both python and Ubuntu. I need to write a python program that can change slides of an impress presentation using mouse clicks. (eg: right click- next slide). i tried pymouse but ...
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Problems with keyboard and mouse in 15.04

I recently installed Ubuntu-mate 15.04 and have developed some weird input problems... My scroll mouse only scrolls up now. So I can use the wheel to scroll up, but scrolling down never works. ...
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Mouse not working ubuntu 12.04 LTS after downgrading kernal

Beginner here,I recently downgraded my kernal in Ubuntu 12.04 so I can install my amd driver (not yet tried) but there's only problem in this kernal my mouse can't move.Keyboard works fine ,I can open ...
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driver problem or something

yesterday i installed ubuntu 14.04 but this morning something strange began to happen i dont know how to explain, so... i have a mouse and a Xbox 360 usb wired controller, when i use scroll (up or ...
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black screen on highlighted right mouse selection

My contents menu goes black when selected with the right mouse button, it's irritating, I can still select the highlighted using the Ctrl+C to copy and Ctrl+v to paste, but there are other selections ...
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Mouse with Bluetooth 4.0

I've bought a mouse with bluetooth 4.0 but unfortunatly ubuntu doesnt support it by default. I am aware that there is a PPA with bluez version 5+ but I couldnt ever get it to work in ubuntu 14.04.2 Is ...
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Multi-touch not working 15.04

I have an asus laptop with a multi-touch trackpad. Linux detects single touches to click, but does not detect multi-touches. I cannot two finger scroll, zoom in/out, etc. ⎡ Virtual core pointer ...
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One click on a top bar of a window and I am dragging it

I have found recently that if I click on the top bar of a window, and release and then move my mouse, it drags the window even though I have released. Is this a bug or by design? And how can I make it ...
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wifi + right mouse button on ubuntu 14.04 not working

[![enter image description here][1]][1]i recently installed ubuntu 14.04 from scratch and it have no wifi. i tried to install a driver in software and updates- aditional driver when I am about to ...