optical mouse going off and on

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oilisab

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#1
I have a usb MS optical mouse,

I was using it and suddenly my sensitivity went down to like 1
After that my sensitivty went to its normal value. Then
my mouse stopped responding and the red light went off.
1 min later it went on again.
It happened again and again.
I switched it to an another usb connector and the same occured.
I tried using the ps/2 conector but same problem.

Keyboard is ps2, and i have a pcpockect cradle and ms usb gamepad in the other usb connectors.

I reformat my comp and It happened again.

I would like to know if my mouse is passing out or not?
It's easy to say "YEAH GO AND BUY A NEW ONE", but is there any way i can fix this??

Im running winxp pro+sp1 with all of the win updates, latest detonator drivers.

I need some help plz!!
ANy clues??
 
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oilisab

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#3
but when the light goes off I unplug it and plug it in again and it works fine again for a couple of hours
 

GoNz0

NTFS Stoner
#4
check the mouse in device manager, if may be set to allow windows to shut it off to save power, if it is untick and keep your fingers crossed.
 
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JoKo

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#5
It's the damned cord... :mad:
I've encounter this problem with 2 MS Mices and my advice would be to buy a new one... except if you have the courage to cut the current cord and replace it with a USB Cable by yourself.

But it's too risky, so the best solution would be a new mouse :D ...
 
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oilisab

Guest
#8
HEy Electronic how you doin??

Still part of the SIte?? those are good news!!:D

I had to give up because medicine was gettin harder!!

:rolleyes:
 

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