Questions tagged [mouse]

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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
7 views

Drag Highlighting On the Desktop Is not Calibrated Right In 21.04

I don't think that it is possible for me to screenshot an example of this (please let me know if there is a better way), as the mouse doesn't seem to show up in screenshots. But essentially what is ...
2
votes
0answers
12 views

20.04 Wakeup from wireless keyboard/mouse only works with AC power

Using Ubuntu 20.04 Recently I bought an external monitor to help my eyes. I have 14" FHD laptop. All was good, until I realized that if I was on battery power and laptop was suspended, it will ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

How do I configure the Trackpoint on my Lenovo running Ubuntu 21.04 and stay sane?

Is there a easy(er) way to configure a Trackpoint on a Lenovo Laptop (I have a E495) than to learn everything about libinput and xinput? (which one to use? xinput complains about Wayland? Do I need to ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

ubuntu 20.04 guest on mac (Big Sur) unresponsive to mouse clicks

I had working Ubuntu 20.04 guest (running on VMWare fusion) on Mac OS Catalina and I just updated to Mac OS Big Sur and now Ubuntu is unresponsive to mouse clicks, whereas keyboard works fine. I tried ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

How do I reduce my mouse speed on Ubuntu 21.04?

Nothing I do seems to work, I've tried changing 'libinput Accel Speed' and it's still too fast, I tried forcing evdev as my mouse driver in order to change 'Device Accel Constant Deceleration' instead ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Alternative for mouseclick function in Linux?

So i got some problem with my window and i decide move to linux. I'm working with some c++ code that required windows.h, so i decide to change some of my code, so it can run in linux. one of my code ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Focus problem on Ubuntu 20.04 after killing GNOME shell

After being powered on for a day or more, GNOME becomes really slow, something which is solved with the command: killall -3 gnome-shell However, as soon as I do this, parts of the screen start to ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Placing pointer over 'Show Applications' icon and scrolling down with mouse wheel shuts all windows

I have Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. My dock is on the LHS. If I place the pointer over the 'Show Applications' icon at the bottom of the dock/favourites bar and scroll down using the mouse wheel, a brief screen ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Problems with mouse zoom and ctrl button zoom

I installed Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and I'm experiencing several problems with the zoom.- For example: In firefox, if I press ctrl the page zoom in. When I open an image and I hover over the image with the ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Mouse displays square trailing block on Ubuntu 21.04 kernel 5.11.0-16 with AMD R7 and NVIDIA 1650

demo1 demo2 Hi, I don't know how to put this, please see the pictures. When I move the mouse, I get trailing blocks. Sometimes these boxes persist for a while, blocking things I want to see. I believe ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Can't use keyboard & mouse after switch additional driver (xserver-xorg-…) on login account

I need some help about my Ubuntu 18.04 (installed in Dualboot). I was going to work, but recently I changed my GTX 970 => RTX 3070. Once logged into Ubuntu I have a resolution stuck at 1024 * 768, ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Favorites revert, cant set mouse to right primary button reverted, can't reset about a week ago

About a week ago my 18.04 setup broke my settings: The favorites app list reverted to its original setting. I can remove one unwanted app, but it returns when I try and remove another. Added apps ...
1
vote
0answers
70 views

How to access extra mouse buttons on Wayland?

Since unfortunately Gnome does not offer any option to configure additional mouse buttons I used to achieve this simple goal by writing a tedious configuration file for xbindkeys. What I wanted was ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Why do I have two finger touchpad window context menu only for windows with native decoration?

This is an annoying little issue I have had for the last few months both on X and Wayland. On my touchpad I lose the two finger tap context menu for all windows except for those with hative decoration....
1
vote
0answers
58 views

Unity - mouse does not work in play mode Ubuntu 21.04 (beta)

when I enter play mode in Unity editor my mouse suddenly stops working. On Windows 10 everything works perfectly but when I switched to Ubuntu I came across this kind of problem. I am using Ubuntu 21....
0
votes
2answers
37 views

How to activate scrolling for the Kensington Slimblade Trackball?

I've got the Kensington Slimblade Trackball, I've just plugged in, it works fine for moving the cursor, right and left clicking, middle click and also the 4th button which works as a back button. ...
0
votes
2answers
81 views

Mouse Speed far too slow on new Ubuntu 20.04.2LTS install

I've just installed 20.04.2 LTS onto a new PC, but even on the highest setting the mouse speed is far too slow. For reference I'm dual booting and had no problems with the mouse speed in Windows 10 so ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Troubleshooting Ubuntu 20.10 freezing except for the mouse

I know there are a lot of questions online asking about this topic but most of them look for quick fixes and while they do usually work I am looking for a deeper fix that would prevent this problem ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Side mouse buttons assigned by default to Ctrl-C and Ctrl-V

I just started a fresh install of Ubuntu on a dual-boot system with Windows 10 the other OS. I have a Logitech mouse, and hitting the two side buttons respectively returns the key combination Ctrl-C ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

How to disable mouse acceleration and change sensitivity for a mouse with no sensitivity option?

I want to disable mouse acceleration AND change the sensitivity for my mouse that has no sensitivity option (Only an acceleration option). My other mice seem to have both sensitivity and acceleration ...
0
votes
0answers
60 views

Bluetooth Mouse stopped working in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

My bluetooth mouse stopped working. In the bluetooth setting I can see it listed and it says not setup. When this has happened before I just clicked on it and after trying to connect it would allow ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Fix touchpad issue/Update touchpad drivers in HP PC Ubuntu 20.04

I am using an HP Pavilion laptop with an ELAN touchpad device, and on Ubuntu, I can not click using my touchpad. I can just drag my mouse around with the touchpad, but not click, right click or do any ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Keyboard shortcuts sent by mouse not detected anymore

I'm using a Logitech G602. The mouse has 6 shoulder buttons. 1 of them is setup to work as a middleclick button, whereas the others send keyboard shortcuts, for example Alt+← for navigating back. ...
1
vote
0answers
64 views

Can't drag icons from second display

I'm currently using a laptop with Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS, GNOME Version 3.36.8. I have a monitor connected to my laptop. I can freely drag and move icons across my desktop on the main laptop display, but ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

How do I slow speed on gaming mouse?

I set the "Mouse Speed" in "Settings" as low as it can go on my gaming mouse but it is still too fast. Searching I found many people with the same issue. The solution was to use ...
2
votes
0answers
20 views

Kubutnu fix mouse pointer after installing new kernel

After compiling rt kernel on ubuntu which i have kde-plasma my mouse cursor pointer appear something like below screen shot: when i take a screen shot with spectacle mouse pointer is fine how can i ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Enable/disable universal access mouse keyboard keys, it's different (led keyboard)

First of all, let me say that it is different. I've found the "solution" present in this question but it does not work for me, probably because I'm using a led keyboard in Ubuntu. So let me ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

When I move my mouse on ubuntu VM, mouse cursor disappears and reappears when i stop moving. How can I to fix it?

I have created an Ubuntu VM with VMware on my Windows 10 laptop. When I move the mouse cursor in Ubuntu, it is just disappearing and reappearing when i stop Plus I reinstalled everything, and it's ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Bluetooth on UBUNTU 20.04 constantly disconnecting

I have installed Ubuntu 20.04 on my laptop and seems like the bluetooth isn't working as expected. It's connecting to my Logi MX ERGO device and also connecting to my TWS headphone, but after a while ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

Scrolling the terminal without a mouse

I'm sure this has been asked before, but anytime I try scrolling using the arrow, page up/down keys and/or those in combination with ctrl, shift, alt, etc. It just types some odd combination of ...
3
votes
0answers
113 views

Touchpad detected as “PS/2 Logitech wheel mouse” (Dell XPS 15, Ubuntu 20.04)

Edit: This turned out to be a touchpad hardware issue, as mentioned in a closing comment. Something about the replacement touchpad caused kernel hardware detection to fail, and after I installed ...
3
votes
2answers
195 views

Mouse and Keyboard freeze on Thunderbolt 3 Dock

Situation I have a peripheral mouse and keyboard connected to a USB port on a Thunderbolt 3 dock. Mouse (or keyboard) <---USB---> Thunderbolt 3 dock <---TB3---> Notebook The notebook ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Possibiity to scroll by pressing button and moving mouse (mouse scroll)

Is it possible to make the mouse (or touchpad) scroll by pressing a key? I know there is double finger scrolling on a touchpad, edge scrolling or mouse-wheel scrolling, but I'd like to have something ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Mouse pointer does not hide when using touchscreen

my computer has 2 monitor. first monitor is a regular monitor and the second monitor is a touchscreen. in standard Ubuntu 18.04 when using touchscreen OS automatically hide the mouse pointer. but i ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

ASUS model W3000 wireless keyboard/mouse is repeating characters

I have been using an ASUS wireless W3000 combo keyboard/mouse since November/2017, without any issues. I don't know what happened, but several weeks ago, the keyboard started repeating characters. I ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Weird mouse behavior in games (official Steam client)

I'm playing Counter-Strike Source on KDE Neon 5.21, within official Steam client. What I noticed is that in game mouse sometimes doesn't react to left/right clicks at all - or the mouse button seems ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Mouse working opposite that should

I have Ubuntu 20.04. Everything was working fine until today but suddenly my external mouse its doing weird stuff. If i move mouse to right, computer and Ubuntu detect it to left. Same opposite and ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Mouse disappears on virtualbox windows for ubuntu 18.04 server

Here is the my machine's current setup. windows 8.1 64bit virtualbox 6.0.24r ubuntu 18.04.5 server-amd64 When I move the mouse over the ubuntu windows, the mouse disappears. I have tried the ...
2
votes
0answers
24 views

Two mouse cursors after lock and switch user on ubuntu 20.10

Ubuntu 20.10 and all software up to date Reproducing: Prerequisites: enable Fractional Scaling in Settings / Displays and set scale to 125%, 150% or 175% Use shortcut [super + L] / [win + L] or menu ...
1
vote
0answers
42 views

When I plug in USB extension my mouse is deactivated

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, my mouse/keyboard is a Logitech K350. I have an extension for the USB (since I am tired of trying to see the USB port in the dark below desktop level I use an extension/...
0
votes
1answer
241 views

Keyboard, wifi, graphics card and trackpad not working in Microsoft Surface Book 3

I bought a Microsoft Surface Book 3 and tried to install Ubuntu, but the keyboard, wifi, graphics card and trackpad didn't work. I tried to install the custom kernel for Surface but it didn't help. ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Smooth Scrolling in Application Menu

The Application menu in Ubuntu 20.04 scrolls smoothly with my touchpad, but is doing a "page down" with the mouse wheel. Is there a way to fix it so the mouse smooth scrolls?
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Ubuntu 20 at startp up: psmouse serio1: elantech, failed to start Apply Kernel

I'm using a fresh Ubuntu 20.04 on dell xps 15 and at startup I receive this error for one second before the login page (I had to extract a frame from a video recorded with my phone) Initramfs ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

The mouse disappears as I move it and appears when there is no movement - ONLY ON UBUNTU

I have already installed vm-Tools I even reinstalled ubuntu im using Windows 10 laptop and ubuntu is install on VMware And I think I tried everything possible, and nothing works. Anyone know what to ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

USB wireless mouse keeps disconnecting Ubuntu 18.04

I have a Logitech M705 mouse that keeps disconnecting from the computer. I don't know how to debug this, I tried to install hardinfo and saw that the USB device suddenly disconnected: It's happening ...
1
vote
0answers
54 views

What is the “official” way to configure Mouse wheel resolution on Gnome (instead Solaar)

I use Gnome on Ubuntu 20.10 and a Logistech MX Master 3 mouse connected on Logitech Unifying Receiver. For the moment, I use Solaar manager to configure the mouse wheel resolution configuration (sorry ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Mouse breaks oddly

For A while now this issue seems to keep happening to me that mouse both the touchpad and a USB mouse stop accepting clicks but in a weird way firefox works and the desktop works, but in things like ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

VirtualBox mouse out of sync

I am running virtual box 6.16 on an ubuntu server 20.04 and using phpvirtualbox to admin the vms. When I create a windows server 2019 vm I experience the odd mouse of of sync issue. The mouse pointer ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

How to disabling built in system in mouse, and how to disable the RGB light… im using y-fruitful mouse… (im new in linux sorry)

i have a problem with my new mouse called "Y-FRUITFUL" https://linux-hardware.org/index.php?id=usb:10c4-8105 my problem : this mouse have an built in system. when i hold down right click, i ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Login twice to get mouse touchpad to work

I've been having this problem for a few months now. On Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS, 64 bit, GNOME 3.36.8, on a Dell Latitude 5480: at login after shutdown, suspension, or reboot I have to Ctrl-F1 and login ...

1
2 3 4 5
65