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Unprompted scrolling intermittently, my pc experiences ''unprompted scrolling''. Without me touching my mouse, the window scrolls both up and down. I have sometimes attributed this to old batteries in my mouse (a radio mouse) but today, it contains brand new batteries and yet the problem has resurfaced. It occurs in all programmes eg firefox, excel, filemaker pro.

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This could be "Phantom Cursor" issue attributed to out of date/ conflicting drivers. Check Dell's website for up-to-date drivers and installation instructions.

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Posted on Apr 14, 2009

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