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This might sound daft but my at walked over the keyboard of my laptop and now the mouse doesnt work, dont know if the cats pressed something for it to stop working

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If you're talking about a external mouse that is connected to your laptops USB port, first thing that you can do here is to unplug and replug the mouse and if still not working connect the mouse to a different USB port and then restart your laptop.

Posted on May 14, 2010

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  • Darren Wilson May 14, 2010

    no its the internal mouse on the laptop.

  • Darren Wilson May 14, 2010

    i have an acer aspire 5920 Laptop

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil May 14, 2010

    Ok so its the touch pad, if that's the case try first restarting the laptop and then also please provide me what operating system are you using.

  • Darren Wilson May 14, 2010

    im using vista,

    and ive rebooted a couple of times

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil May 14, 2010

    If you already rebooted the computer, try to do a system restore on your computer, click on Start > Programs > Accessories > System Tools > System restore and then restore the laptop back to the date when it was working fine before.

  • Darren Wilson May 14, 2010

    the system restore did not work,

    is there some sort of lock button on the keyboard for the touchpad.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil May 14, 2010

    Try pressing this key combination to enable and siable your touchpad function Fn+F7

  • Darren Wilson May 14, 2010

    thankyou all working now.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil May 14, 2010

    You're welcome please do accept the solution thank you. Happy to help you.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil May 14, 2010

    You're welcome please do accept the solution thank you. Happy to help
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