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The small scrolling icon on Windows Vista

When I am using Windows Vista on my laptop, when I am moving the mouse arrow on the screen with the finger pad, often a little scroll icon appears on the screen and automatically assumes I wish to scroll the whole screen instead of move the mouse pointer. This is really annoying as I never do wish to do so!

Is there any way to disable this feature, thus making me much calmer!

Thank you very much for your time.

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Hi,

1-Firstly you go to system control panel(Start button->setting->Control panel)
2-select the mouse option and click
3-you see the 5 option under it,select the pointer options
4-under the visibility option unmark Display pointer trails &
Hide pointer whilt typing option
and also check the pointer speed option under pointer option.
5-than ok..

Thanks,

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Yes this is fixable. your touchpad has areas to the side and bottom that can often act like scrollbars in place of the middle mouse wheel. All you need do is go to the control panel, under hardware and sound find the mouse options. you should be able to set any and all options for your touchpad, including the areas where scrolling can occur. simply set these to none, or disable that feature.

Posted on Feb 10, 2009

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