Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


Errattic mouse/cursur

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Mullet2


  • Members
  • 13 posts
  • Local time:04:47 PM

Posted 22 April 2009 - 11:35 PM

My Toshiba A300 satellite pro running Vista Business with wireless internet connection, has all of a sudden started having problems with the mouse/cursur having a mind of its own. The cursur will all of a sudden be uncontrollable and will randomly open programs and internet connection etc and I cannot move it even to shut down the laptop. I updated and ran Malwarebytes and AVG 8 and they both report no problems, but strange things are happening. I seem to be able to run the laptop normally on battery power but it seems that when I connect to Mains power the mouse goes errattic. I started in Safe Mode but the problem still occurred. Have you any suggestions or have anyone come accross this problem. I hope you can help.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)


#2 garmanma


    Computer Masochist

  • Members
  • 27,809 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Cleveland, Ohio
  • Local time:02:47 AM

Posted 23 April 2009 - 01:14 PM

Try replacing the driver for the mouse pad
These are direct download links
They look to be the same one

Vista 32 bit

Vista 64 bit

Edited by garmanma, 23 April 2009 - 01:16 PM.

Posted Image
why won't my laptop work?

Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time around
Do not send me PMs with problems that should be posted in the forums. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefits
Become a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users