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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Ubuntu 14.04 not starting

I was trying to solve my problem of freezing of the mouse every 1-2 minutes (I was able to use the keyboard though when the mouse stopped working. The mouse started working again when I removed it and ...
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mouse always “sticks” to gnome windows even with single click

this is a complicated one so please stay with me. The summary of the problem is mouse always sticks to "Various" parts of the gnome window when it just goes over them (no special single/double click) ...
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Invisible cursor in Ubuntu 15.10 and other versions

I installed 15.10 recently and found invisible cursor problem as reported by many other users. I started to seek for causes and solutions for this problem but tried nothing yet. It is interesting ...
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Erroneous double clicks

I am having trouble with my mouse giving me random double clicks and it is very very annoying. I have tried tweaking with all the mouse settings but still end up getting a lot of double clicks. ...
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Laptop sort of freezes during overnight playback using VLC

I'm not sure if this is a VLC or Ubuntu issue. I generally leave VLC playing overnight with a long playlist of files playing from my local NAS. More often than not, I'll wake up in the morning and ...
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Unable to change mouse sensitivity for Logitech MX Master under Ubuntu 15.10

I just got gifted a Logitech MX Master mouse, and plugged Logitech's Unifying Receiver into a USB port and paired the mouse. It's working flawlessly, except I can't seem to change my mouse sensitivity ...
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How to change mouse default behavior

When right clicking to get a pop up menu, the menu entry under the cursor is selected on mouse release. I looked for a solution to this bug, but found out it is the default behavior. It is a highly ...
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Can one get a mouse for the console?

Although I mostly have no use for a mouse in the console, and I go there to get away from the GUI, I would like to know if there is some sort of mouse that one can get in there? So is there like any ...
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Bind mouse to a concrete monitor in a dual screen setup with two independent pointers

Scenario is, bind my Wacom Bamboo to my second monitor and my mouse to the first monitor. The binding for Wacom Bamboo works perfect with the settings for the tablet. But how can I bind my mouse to ...
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I have a problem with the mouse (driver?) in Lubuntu on an old HP Compaq nx 7400, what can I do?

I am running Lubuntu 15.10 on a very old HP Compaq nx 7400 notebook. It's running quite well on the machine, with one exception: There is a problem with the mouse (it seems). Some time after booting ...
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Where to submit a Bug-Report regarding a Bluetooth issue?

I have found a bug at my UbuntuTouch phone but I dont know where so submit... Of course I searched on launchpad, but I cannot find the right place where to put the bug report. Here is my bug ...
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BQ aquaris 4.5 bluetooth can't connect

I have phone BQ Aquaris 4.5 Ubuntu edition and have problem with Bluetooth. It can't connect to any thing. I tried: Bluetooth keyboard Microsoft wedge - it doesn't show pin code. Bluetooth mouse ...
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right mouse button not responding after turning back from suspension on ubuntu 15.10

I upgraded my laptop (hp 8540P) from 15.04 to 15.10. I noticed that the right mouse button not responding after turning back from suspension. I suspect NVIDA display driver, but i am not sure. Here is ...
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Mouse and Keyboard slow and unreactive in ubuntu 15.10

I have recently switched to Ubuntu 15.10, because my on-board and was-legacy graphics card won't work perfectly with Unity, so i decided to buy a supported graphics card, so i have bought an XFX ...
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Mapping 12th mouse button in Blender?

I am on Ubuntu 14.04, 64bit, hooked up the Mad Catz R.A.T.7 mouse, however i am unable to map "Aim" button (code 12) in Blender. Everything else maps perfectly! Following code was added to Xorg.conf: ...
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Mouse cursor keeps swapping back and forth, how do I fix?

This is in Gnome, which uses the Adwaita cursor theme on default. I don't particularly care for Adwaita so I replaced with Dmz-white, which is now currently on default. However the mouse will swap ...
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How to fix mouse cursor

I am somewhat new to Ubuntu, proud user though. The cursor is just fine with just my main display active, however I noticed, when I connect my external display to my laptop, the cursor blinks when it ...
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How to mimic Menu key using xte?

My laptop is woefully missing the Menu key, but I have some extra buttons on my mouse so I hoped to map one of them to the missing Menu key - as explained in several answers on AskUbuntu, for example ...
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New Ubunt 15.10 Install - Mouse issues, Highlight, Copy/Paste, Left click

So, I recently installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 on my older Asus K50IJ to do some web development and have a dedicated shell environment on the go. I have noticed some very odd mouse behaviors including ...
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Temporarily slow down mouse by pressing shift key

sometimes high precision while using mouse is needed, e.g. when resizing windows, cropping images. It would be very convenient to have some sort of mouse speed modifier key which while pressed down ...
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How to give Solaar root permission on startup

I have a Logitech M315 mouse with a nano receiver and have Solaar installed so that I can use it on mu Lubuntu laptop. Solaar runs on startup like I would expect it to, but whenever I plug in my nano ...
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Mouse behaving strangely in my laptop

I have HP Pavilion 15 Laptop. I am using wireless optical HP mouse. My mouse worked fine before some days, but lately it is behaving strangely. It works fine for around 10 seconds. Then completely ...
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yoga 3 pro touchpad and touch screen

I have new laptop yoga 900. I have install ubuntu 15.10 on it. The problem is that touchpad and touch screen are not detected (I solved wifi problem with this : Intel wireless 8260 - unclaimed ...
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Can I use the Logitech Touch Mouse M600 or another touch mouse on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? [duplicate]

Can I use the Logitech Touch Mouse M600 or another touch mouse with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
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Installing ubuntu 14 LTS : keyboard and mouse do not function

i wanted to try ubuntu 14 but when i try to install it on my laptop which is lenovo a10-30, mouse and keyboard do not fucntion i know that many had the same problem, but i can't reach to terminal in ...
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Several issues after installing Ubuntu 14.04 (keyboard/mouse not working, login screen glitches)

Okay, I'll start by saying I don't know too much about what I'm doing. I've been a Windows user since last night, when I tried to install Ubuntu. I figured I'd learn as I go, but after doing some ...
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Mouse pad not working after reinstalling ubuntu 15

My ubuntu had mysteriously corrupted itself and fell apart. After that happened I had to reinstall it from the CD that I burned ubuntu 15 onto. When I tried to use my mouse pad it was unresponsive and ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 persistent load error message

I have never been able to resolve an error message. When I report to Ubuntu I am prompted for authentication. Then I am again prompted that the error cannot be identified. "Details" indicate ...
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Can't rest thumb on trackpad

Laptop: Lenovo Y-40-80 So, I recently installed Ubuntu 15.10. Now, I've come from Windows 10 so I'm use to resting my thumb on the left button while moving the mouse, only this isn't working in ...
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Intermittent Mouse

Recently, my mouse has started to not work properly. Sometimes I will boot my computer and the mouse will move the cursor, but won't click on anything. After restarting the computer a couple of times, ...
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Logitech M600 touch mouse, getting middle click to work as on Windows

I have recently purchased Logitech M600 touch mouse and it does not feature a middle button(actually it does not feature any buttons). On Windows with the SetPoint software from Logitech middle click ...
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Mouse clicks sometimes not working

I have USB Razer mouse. Sometimes when I want to click something within apps, it does not register my click. However, moving mouse works.
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Touchpad not working in Ubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 15.04 on Dell inspiron 5547. I have recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 in my laptop from a bootable pen drive. And, touchpad is not working. Even the cursor is not moving. what I ...
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Touchpad broken, firefox crashes, no space in /boot and antivirus [duplicate]

I've been running Ubuntu 14.04 for several days on a Toshiba satellite 600 series. It was designed for windows 7. It might be a little bit damaged by a lightning strike in May 2015. The issue is ...
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What mouse cursors do I need for a theme?

I'm working a cursor theme and there seem to be a few names I'm missing. Some things like the link pointer and the question pointer, but sometimes these pointers do not get used. For the link I have: ...
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Scrolling barely works [Ubuntu 15.10]

I just switched from Windows 10, and scrolling is infuriating in Ubuntu. Simply put, scrolling barely works. I have to furiously scroll for almost an entire second and it only goes down one tick at ...
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how to access another user data

I have a very strange problem. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, everything was working as usual normally, today when I turned my laptop on and logged in in my account I had only empty screen without any ...
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How can I make shortcut keys move the mouse, as an alternative to the touchpad?

Due to large quantities of Chocolate Cake falling on my computer's touchpad it has become unresponsive at times (though the left- and right-click works fine) and I would like to make it so that when I ...
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Touchpad left click not working or with long delay on Acer aspire one ZG5 AOA150

I have an older netbook Acer one ZG5 AOA150 with a SSD 128GB one year old, intel Atom and 1.5 GB DDR2 RAM, I don't know if is a bug or really I don't have enough resources available, after ...
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USB Keyboard & Mouse Stopped Working (Ubuntu 15.10)

I have the same problem like him (USB Keyboard & Mouse Stopped Working (Ubuntu 14 LTS)) It happend after nothing (no possible reason), I mean no updates or software changes were running before a ...
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Mac bluetooth keyboard and mouse in Ubnutu 15.10?

I have a Mac bluethooth keyboard/mouse that I am trying to get to work on a Mac Mini running Ubuntu but it does not work. Bluetooth is active in Ubuntu, is this a know issues in Ubuntu and do I have ...
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How to upgrade xinput to version 2

I have installed ubuntu on my pc, and dist-upgraded all packages to the last version of 14.04 LTS. I'm trying to configure the touchpad of my Lenovo Thinkpad W530. For this I have installed the ...
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New Zelotes 2.4 ghz wireless mouse keeps freezing and lagging

My new Zelotes 2.4 ghz wireless mouse that i got today keeps freezing or lagging every little bit. the model is F-14. I have tried different batteries and different ports on the computer. It comes ...
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Disable unity panel popping up on file drag

My problem is the unity panel popping up when I'm dragging a file with the mouse. I currently have the panel set to auto-hide with the lowest sensitivity value, so it normally only pops up when I ...
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Xubuntu, Xinput and Logitech Unifying Receiver: Keyboard shows up as pointer, fails to reattach to Master Keyboard

I was given a Mouse/Keyboard pair from work. The mouse is a Logitech M310, the Keyboard is a K520. They are paired to a Logitech Unifying receiver. I plugged it into my Xubuntu machine, and the ...
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xbindkeys blocks input device

I know that there are a lot of topics on this already, but my problem is slightly different. I have some extra buttons on my mouse and I want to map them to some keys on my keyboard. I was successful ...
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How can simulate mouse clicks in a cron job on a headless machine?

I have a headless machine running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I'd like to set up a cron job to daily click some buttons on a web page. I often use X2Go, and I know I could manually open an X session and use ...
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My mouse won't work in ubuntu

The mouse works in debian, on the same computer, and it was working in ubuntu and it just stopped. Rebooting had no effect. I'm using vervet.
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Two finger scrolling and two finger pointer moving if 1 finger is in lower 20%

My problem is that my touchpad is actually a click pad (HP Envy 14 Beats) and lower 20% of it are split into right and left buttons. On Windows before I used to have it like that: If I start my 2 ...
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After update USB mouse has stopped workking

I'm currently running Ubuntu 14.04. After some recent updates in this last week or so my mouse has stopped working completely. I've tried sudo apt-get update, sudo apt-get install ...