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Erratic mouse/pointer behavior

The mouse pointer drifts to sys tray and right clicks on clock.  Behavior occurs most frequently when trying to run things.  Have been to Lenovo's website and installed System updates, firmware and even Microsofts fix KB920295 without resolution.  IBM feels it's software related however hard drive was swapped between laptops and the problem stayed with the laptop.

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  • Ken_C Nov 07, 2007

    I am having the same problem. I am glad I found someone that is experiencing the same problem because I need to know how to get this fixed. Right inthe middle of doing something the pointer will activate the Date and time Properties. I then have to Close that window and hope it does not happen again, but it always does. Please if there is something that can be done please let us know.

  • Anonymous Feb 29, 2008

    Same thing here, unfortunately warranty is over and I am away from USA-so I guess I have a problem... Anything else apart from changing the planar card as solution?



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I ended up calling IBM support (after many calls to them) and since the Tablet was still under warranty I sent it out for repair and they ended up replacing the planar card. Tablet was returned and I have had no further issues with the mouse.

Posted on Nov 08, 2007


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