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20-60 windows pop up?

When I start the computer and then click on any program/application that will come up on my computer about 15-60 times. With one click I will probably get about 20 windows and when I double click.. well it's more. When I go to the start menu my mouse will click automatically on anything the cursor is over. The strange thing is I have figured out how stop this from happening. Before I click on anything when I first start up the computer I hit any key on my keyboard and then the mouse starts working perfectly, everything is back to normal. I have scanned with mcafee (nothing comes up), avg, privacy guard, adaware. I found a few tracking cookies on avg but I think they are harmless. Thanks for any help! (:

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  • hennes9_1 Dec 22, 2008

    I just switched mouse, did not work.

  • hennes9_1 Dec 22, 2008

    USB, its in the back of the computer.

  • hennes9_1 Dec 22, 2008

    just to clarify when I switched the mouse it did the same thing as before. The mouse works but still does funny stuff as before. Not literally the mouse did not work. Sorry bad communication. I am trying that link you gave me.

  • hennes9_1 Dec 22, 2008

    just to clarify when I switched the mouse it did the same thing as before. The mouse works but still does funny stuff as before. Not literally the mouse did not work. Sorry bad communication. I am trying that link you gave me.

  • hennes9_1 Dec 22, 2008

    did the scan nothing came up

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Try switching the mouse.
the left click switch might be surging.

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