The pointing device (generally referred to as the mouse), and closely related devices, as well as issues with software concerning the mouse. When referring to laptops, please specify if it is the trackpad and not an external mouse by using the trackpad tag.

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Mouse clicks suddenly stops working

Lately, I've been experiencing issues with my USB wireless mouse. While working on something, or even sometimes while the system is idle, the mouse buttons will stop working. I can move the mouse ...
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Dell Inspiron 15(3521) Trackpad refuses to work

I am having another weird issue that happened after this issue V Weird graphics issue only on Desktop and other ubuntu apps My Laptop trackpad is refusing to work at all. I am only able to use my ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Why doesn't any USB connections work properly?

I have assembled 3 Ubuntu OS's to date. 13.10 is my fourth and no usb connections work properly on it. Keyboard and mouse are detected when I try to install from USB flash. Once I get to the Gnome ...
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Mouse not working after interrupted Ubuntu update

I was updating Ubuntu and my pc froze. I rebooted using the power button. (Not the best of ideas, I know, but nothing else was working, except the mouse.) Now, whenever I log onto Ubuntu, my mouse ...
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Can't see cursor in 13.10

I'm trying out Ubuntu 13.10 but I can't see the cursor. Can anybody help me? I'm a total newbie in the whole Linux thing and I would like some help.
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Mouse cant right click/ left click

I have Windows 8.1 + Ubuntu 13.10 installed. It is my first time trying Ubuntu. So when i log in, after a few seconds, mouse does not respond when i click on a tab or anywhere else, but when i click ...
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Stop cursor from moving when scrolling in a textbos

I've installed imwheel to edit my scroll speed, and in the config I have: ".*" None, Up, Up, 3 None, Down, Down, 3 And When I scroll inside a textbox, my cursor(the blinking ...
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Cyborg R.A.T. 9 Mouse keeps freezing

I just got myself a new Cyborg R.A.T 9 mouse. The problem is that the mouse keeps freezing. Well not really. I can still move the cursor around but I'm not able to open/close anything. The clicks ...
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Mythbuntu 12.04.3 64-bit: keyboard and mouse behave strange

During the installation of myhtbuntu 12.04.3 my usb keyboard and mouse (trust) behave strange. E.g. when I try the keyboard for language german I can type the first letter but then no further key ...
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Chromium browser scrolling slow

I just switched from Win7 to Ubuntu (no dual boot) and one thing I kinda ''miss'' is that I can change the scrolling speed... but I like the scrollspeed in the system itself but don't in chromium ...
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Logitech K260 wireless Keyboard -not working but mouse works after upgrade 13.04 to 13.10

This is strange, but bear with me. I upgraded my 13.04 to 13.10 and everything appeared to upgrade flawlessly. At the end, I rebooted and was able to use Logitech K260 keyboard to type in my password ...
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How to switch workspace via the Unity Desktop ICON via Mouse Wheel Specifically

I want to wheel over the "Workspace Icon" in the Unity Switcher to change desktops. (I know you can switch workspaces via COMPIZ which is ok for wheeling the desktop), but I would like to wheel over ...
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Keyboard and mouse not functioning at boot

Using Wubi to download and install Ubuntu 12.10, everything works just fine until I boot Ubuntu. It goes to the log-in screen just fine, but there both keyboard and mouse goes dead. I have tried ...
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Mouse settings problem

When I installed Ubuntu 13.10 after having Windows 7, I noticed that there was something wrong with the mouse pointer. It just doesn't move the way he used in Windows, and I'm trying to solve this ...
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Mouse and Keyboard will not work Windows 7 Dual Boot

My mouse and keyboard work fine in Ubuntu, as well as grub. However, when I boot into Windows 7, I cannot get past the login screen because the mouse and keyboard do not work. The lack of light on my ...
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Ubuntu Keyboard Issue [Mac]

I was running OS X Mavericks and I wanted to try out Ubuntu... It worked just fine until I rebooted and couldn't use the arrow keys on my Apple Bluetooth keyboard to select OS X from the Dual Boot ...
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Keyboard and Mouse Not working after few minutes in ubuntu 13.10

Keyboard and Mouse Not working after few minutes in ubuntu 13.10. I think this problem is not associate with hardware, because I had changed new mouse and keyboard also but this problem still occured. ...
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Kubuntu natural scrolling TouchPad only but not for mouse

KDE has the option to "Reverse scroll direction", which is great when I'm using my TouchPad, however, I equally use a mouse quite often on my laptop but when it comes to a mouse, I prefer the normal ...
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How can I manually change the mouse/pointer speed? [duplicate]

I have an Apple Magic Mouse, and it's almost unusable since the sensitivity is too high. Yet in the Mouse/Touchpad settings, the pointer speed is set to the slowest possible setting. Is there a way to ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Microsoft Sculpt Comfort Bluetooth Mouse issue

First of all, everything works normally on the same computer with Windows 8.1. If I connect the mouse to Ubuntu 13.10 manually (pressing special button on the device), it enables and works properly. ...
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xte called from xbindkeys is not working

I am trying to setup xbindkeys in Kubuntu, since I got a new mouse with some useless buttons. I was trying to bind the F5 key to the windows-logo button on my mouse, which I identified as c:134. ...
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Mouse click not working in Ubuntu, Xfce and Xubuntu

I have been using Xubuntu and Ubuntu on our older home PC for almost 2 years without much trouble until today when the mouse seemed to not work properly. I can move the pointer around and click but ...
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Only touchscreen on boot

Sometimes when I boot up my Lenovo ThinkPad twist, only the touchscreen works. The keyboard will work until I log in, but then both the keyboard and touchpad (and trackpoint) stop working. Only the ...
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Ubuntu pointer moves on its own

I plugged my razer mouse into my ubuntu laptop today. I did not like the preset sensitivity and acceleration: benjamin@benjamin-Lenovo-IdeaPad-Y510P:~$ xinput --list-props 12 Device 'Razer Razer ...
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After ubuntu upgrade the cursor of the mouse is no more displayed

I have just upgraded ubuntu and restarted. The problem is that when ubuntu started the cursor was no more displayed. I know that it is there because when I pass over a link it is underlined or when I ...
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use Keyboard, Video and Mouse on a headless Ubuntu

Need help in using a monitor, keyboard and mouse on a headless ubuntu as and when needed, to detail, at home , I have Ubuntu 12.04 running on headless mode, now as and when i get my monitor and mouse ...
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Mouse disappearing (problems with Display)

Since I installed Ubuntu 13.10, the mouse pointer disappear (not blink, really disappear). I can still move, click normally, but the cursor doesn't appear. Everytime this happens, on the Settings > ...
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Fujitsu LH532 touchpad detected as PS/2 Generic Mouse

Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)] ↳ Virtual core XTEST pointer id=4 [slave pointer (2)] ↳ PIXART USB OPTICAL MOUSE ...
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Why would USB ports that work using a live Cd not work on an install of Ubuntu 13.10 on a Dell 15R?

I installed the Ubuntu 13.10 in my Dell Inspiron 15R. Everything worked fine while using a Live CD but once Ubuntu was installed the USB ports didn't work with several devices. What steps can I take ...
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Kubuntu 13.10 - Left click causes scrolling

I'm running Kubuntu 13.10 on a Toshiba Satellite, and left clicking on the physical buttons below the touchpad causes a single tick of downward scrolling along with the expected function of the left ...
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FSPPS/2 Sentelic FingerSensing Pad incorrectly detected as mouse?

Just installed 12.04.3 desktop and am having trouble getting this laptop's touchpad to work correctly. At the moment, the two main problems are as follows: Because the system is picking it up as a ...
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R.A.T 3 gaming mouse not responding in Ubuntu 13.10

as the title says I can't get my Madcatz Mad Catz R.A.T 3 mouse to work in Ubuntu 13.10. When I follow this youtube video right here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ScDa8Qqqgc All that happens is ...
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Usb keyboard and mouse recognized but not working in Ubuntu 12.04

For a while now my usb keyboard and mouse have stopped working in ubuntu 12.04 after some update. At least the keyboard works up until grub, but fails right after selecting the boot option. I can SSH ...
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Mouse moves itself on FPS full screen games

My mouse jump to a specific point on the screen every time I move it. It happens me only on a full screen FPS game (sauerbraten). Tried to reinstall the game but it still jumping. Have Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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Autostart Synergy On Boot Working Until I Mouse Click

So just as the title says, Synergy is autostarting on boot. My mouse works but as soon I clicked in the password box to login, I lose all functions of the mouse. I'm currently using the 12.04 LTS ...
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How can I get the Tripp-Lite KVM Switch work on Ubuntu?

I have a Tripp-Lite KVM Switch model B020-008 and I'm trying to get it to work on Ubuntu version 10.04 LTS and 12.04 LTS but for some reason it only barely works on 10.04 LTS meaning the mouse barely ...
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Command to restart single USB port

my mouse is broken and it disconnects from time to time. Unplugging and plugging it again works - it reconnects and works fine until next time (disconnects every hour or so so it's tolerable). When ...
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My mouse has disappeared!

I upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 a couple of weeks ago. Until today there hasn't been any problems. After I finished a routine software update, and restarted my laptop I found that my mouse has vanished. I ...
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wifi connection,mouse pointers problems in ubuntu 13.8

i newly insatlled ubuntu very latest version .first three days it was worked fine But now i have problem in wifi and mouse pointer for mose pointer each and every time i use this commands sudo ...
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Mouse cursor dissappearing/flickering when not moving (Xubuntu 12.04 / xfce 4.10)

Installed Xubuntu 12.04 with xfce 4.10 on ThinkPad E540. When freshly booted, the mouse cursor works for about few minutes, then it starts to flicker and finally completely disappears, when not ...
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touchpad doesn't tap-click at login screen

On every desktop environment, except for the login screen of Ubuntu 12.04, I can just tap the touchpad of my laptop to simulate a mouseclick. Why doesn't it work anymore at the login screen?
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Mouse problem, disappears

My new ubuntu 13.10 has a problem. The cursor frequently disappears and then reappears a few inches later. Any "pointers"? I am on a system76 galago, using the trackpad. I have looked all over the ...
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Can't change touchpad to left handed

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 and when I try to change the mouse from right to left handed via the GUI, nothing happens. I tried using xinput set-button-map 11 3 2 1 to change it manually, which worked for ...
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How can I identify which device/keycode is being used?

I am trying to reassign the functions on the buttons of my Logitech G700 mouse. Using xinput --list, I see that this counts as two devices (four if you include the wired/wireless differences). 48 ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 bluetooth mouse shows as keyboard

Any idea why my bluetooth mouse shows up as keyboard on the power settings for Ubuntu 12.04 ?
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Ubuntu 13.04 left click not working after a while

only left click of touchpad and usb mouse not working right mouse click works.....Hp Pavilion dv6000
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How to disable right click in menus?

i'm having troubles with the right click, because when i press in dolphin or in chrome to open some menu action, the right click open the menu and start the first action in that menu in the same ...
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USB mouse/keyboard stopped working ubuntu 12.04 lts 32 bit

I have Logitech easy call desktop set. (http://www.logitech.com/en-us/support/136) I've recently changed my graphic card from nvidia to ati this usb set stopped working in ubuntu 12.04 after that.. ...
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How do I reduce mouse sensitivity? 12.04

Every time I go into the mouse settings form, to move the sensitivity sliders, I accept the settings and it makes no difference. When I open the settings again, the sliders are all the way to the ...
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Filter fast click events in Ubuntu

In Ubuntu, my mouse double clicks sometimes on a single click event. I have another mouse at work that actually exhibits a similar problem in Windows and I was able to filter the double clicks by ...