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Having trouble with my mouse


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#1 Trevor Howe

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Posted 20 November 2010 - 05:21 PM

Hey, recently my mouse has begun double clicking when I single click. It happens mostly in Google Chrome and in My Documents. I haven't really encountered the problem in other places (could just be a coincidence). It's not all the time, but if I'm on the computer for 2 hours, it will happen a few times, usually all in a row too.

I have a Dell M-UVDEL1. It might just be wearing out because I've had it since I bought the computer in 2005 (Christmas, so really 2006). I'd rather try and fix it/ see whats wrong before buying a new mouse. Any suggestions?

This is my mouse if it helps
http://www.amazon.com/Dell-Optical-Silver-Scroll-M-UVDEL1/dp/B000VBZWZ6

Edited by Orange Blossom, 20 November 2010 - 07:31 PM.
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Posted 22 November 2010 - 04:50 PM

Hi Trevor

If at all possible try swapping mice with another system to see if the problem follows the mouse.
If it does replace it.

Mice are pretty cheap. I bought one at the local dollar store yesterday for under 10 bucks
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