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Wireless mouse - computer does not notice new hardware

When i plug in it does not even notice it is there... it works on coworkers computer but mine is the acer....

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  • tfarbent Mar 05, 2009

    the driver is not reading anything. apparently that is a common problem for the acer. none of the normal fixes workded

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THERE SHOULD BE A PUST BUTTON ON THE MOUSE AND THE USB DEVICE, PUSH BOTH OF THEM AT THE SAME TIME UNTIL THE COMPUTER TELLS YOU THAT IT FOUND A NEW DEVICE AND REBOOT COMPUTER AND REBOOT

GO INTO CONTROL PANEL OPEN DEVICE MANAGER GO TO MOUSE AND UPDATE SOFTWARE, YES
CLOSE EVERYTHING SHOULD WORK FINE.

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How do yoou connect a wireless mouse to your computer


Connecting a wireless mouse to your computer is a great way to reduce clutter around your workplace.


Also, it is an alternative to using your laptop's directional pad.

Wireless mice work just as well as wired mice for most computing needs.


The only detail that wireless mice lack compared to wired mice is the DPI (dots per inch) and the frequency rate, which is essential to the "fast twitch" movements in gaming.


However, most people do not need highly responsive mice; therefore, wireless mice are perfect for any other computing activity other than gaming.


Insert batteries into your mouse.

If your mouse is rechargeable, charge it in the docking station provided with the mouse.


Buy a wireless adapter that works with your mouse. If your laptop is enabled with wireless technology or Bluetooth, skip to the next step.


Install the drivers for your mouse.

Reboot the computer to apply the changes.


Power on the mouse and let the computer recognize the new hardware. If you are using a mouse that requires software to run, enable the mouse in the software that is provided to you.

Hope this helps

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We have been given a computer that came with the phillips freevents mouse and keyboard, we have plugged in the usb and it flashes three times and does nothing we have tried to connect the mouse and the...


How to install wireless Keyboard and Mouse?Along with the development of the computer world, various brands of wireless keyboard and mice sets appear, you can purchase them from website or regular computer stores as well. Whatever your case may be, the directions for getting them ready for your computer are all basically the same. So, if you've bought a wireless set recently and you're having some trouble getting it to work, just follow these instructions and you'll be well on your way to wireless bliss!
First of all, wireless keyboards and mice aren't able to receive power from your computer like the wired ones do. Therefore, they need batteries to operate. And that's the first thing you need to do. Turn your keyboard over and you'll see a battery compartment. Take the cover off and insert the batteries according to the + - (plus, minus) compatibility. When you're done with the keyboard, you can go ahead and do the same thing for the mouse.
Once you've got the batteries in place, find a spot on your desk where you'd like to place both the keyboard and mouse. You won't have to move them around anymore, so make sure you find a place you'll be comfortable with. Now, while you're doing this, you'll also want to keep in mind where the wireless receiver will go. If you recall, a tip on that was in yesterday's newsletter.
The next thing you'll want to do is install the software that came along with your keyboard and mouse. Now, keep in mind that if you have Windows XP on your computer, you more than likely won't need to deal with the software at all. You can just plug the receiver into your computer and XP will automatically recognize the new hardware for you. On the other hand, if you're using an older version of Windows, you will need to install the software. To do so, just insert the disk into your CD ROM drive and follow along with the on-screen instructions. That's all you have to do!
The next step is connecting the wireless receiver to your computer, but again, if you have Windows XP, you've probably already done this. If not, it's likely that the wireless keyboard and mouse set you have works via a USB cable. So, all you have to do is find an open USB port on your computer and plug the receiver in. Once you plug it in, your computer will configure the keyboard and mouse so you can start to use them. You'll see a message that says something like "Your new hardware is now ready to use." (In XP, you'll get a pop up message that says "New Hardware Found"). Either way, that means you can now start using your new hardware!
Now that you've got everything set up, the next thing you'll want to do is test the keyboard and mouse, just to make sure everything's working properly. Go ahead and open some programs with your mouse and type some text in with your keyboard. Run through all the keys on your keyboard to make sure there are no problems with any of them and make sure all the buttons on your mouse work right.
Now, go on and enjoy your new wireless keyboard and mouse. Wireless really is the best way to go!

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Wireless mouse does not work after changing batteries.it always has in the past The Dell computer and mouse is probably 8 years old but has always worked.


Try moving the mouse receivers usb plug in to another port. Unplug any new devices and restart computer. Then replug in any new usb devices.
If still not working.......
Look at Office Depot and other office stores for a replacement wireless mouse. I have seen them as low a $9.99 on up. You might even want to upgrade and get a wireless mouse and keyboard set.

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