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Logitech g5 mouse problems

When i right click I dont get anything...no paste, copy, nothing...It has the software installed and has been updated....

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  • Shade Baker
    Shade Baker Sep 24, 2008

    Its on right click already that was the first thing I checked...Im starting to think the button is just dead....The button feels normal, and I hear the little ckick sound when i use it........Also I just reformatted my hard drive and everything else is running smooth...its just the right click button....I also have another G5 mouse and its doing the same thing....So I just dont know..................

  • Anonymous Apr 12, 2009

    Logitech does not let you assign right click. Left click only. How stupid.

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If you go into the logitech mouse setup program "Setpoint" there should be a section that tells the mouse what each button will do. It's probably got "Nothing" or something similar selected. See if you can find one that says "Right Click" or something along those lines, and select that, and press OK/Apply to save settings, and see if it changes anything.

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