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Usb Mouse Hangs


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#1 gentisle

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Posted 16 March 2008 - 07:47 PM

I have a USB mouse that keeps "disconnecting" from the USB bus. At least that's what I suspect is happening. It keeps freezing for several seconds, and I have to wait until it feels like working again to do anything. This is a laptop, and the touchpad works fine. I found a web page that suggested disabling USB Legacy in the BIOS, which I did, but it makes no difference. Running Windows XP Pro, w/all the latest updates. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks,

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Posted 16 March 2008 - 09:26 PM

Is there another USB plug you can try? When plugged in, can you wiggle the connection? Blow into it and make sure there isn't any lint build-up

Edited by garmanma, 16 March 2008 - 09:27 PM.

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Posted 17 March 2008 - 09:48 PM

Thanks Mark




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