Question about Dell Wireless Keyboard Optical Mouse w0147

1 Answer

Wireless mouse my wireless dell mouse feels like it needs "cleaning" like a cord attached mouse where you can take the ball out and clean out the gunk. But how do I get the wireless mouse to have more pep?

Posted by on

  • antiqueshar May 22, 2008

    Thanks, did all those things and it helped A WEE BIT, but still not working like it should. Dell sold it to me, but its not a Dell it is call Logitech. I have had it almost 6 months. It seems like it should last longer than that. Do they just wear out fast.? I play a lot of card games.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 2,712 Answers

Try a different mouse pad or use on a white sheet of paper.
Make sure there is no source of electromagnetic interference, like speakers, magnets, etc, close by.
Stay within a 4 foot range of the reciever.
Try a different USB port for the reciever, and try to elevate the reciever (if corded type), by placing it on a book.
Do not use the mouse on metal/glass surfaces as this can affect tracking ability.
Try a replacement of batteries with a fresh set.

Hope that helps!

Posted on May 18, 2008

  • Swilin Sampson
    Swilin Sampson May 22, 2008

    Well, I work for Logitech. The mice should not, in fact, 'wear out' that fast. If the solutions I provided did not help, you can try one last thing: a clean install. Here are the instructions that I posted as a tip some time ago:
    http://www.fixya.com/support/r545620-ins...

    Should that not work as well, you'll probably have to get your mouse RMA'd (if under warranty) or replaced. I think you will have to go through Dell to get the mouse replaced as this is an OEM product. Logitech will not RMA it.

    Hope that helps!


×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Mouse is eratic and jumpy


Try reducing the motion speed of the mouse and also try cleaning the mouse pads and the roller ball if this isnt an optical mouse.

Apr 07, 2010 | Dell U0636 Mouse

1 Answer

Pointer jumps


That's not a lot of information there...

How far does it jump? How often? Since when? Is this a new mouse, an old one, an optical or a ball mouse? Do you use a mouse pad? Have you installed any of that cursor mania stuff? Is it a USB mouse?

I'd recommend (If you have a ball mouse) to take out the ball by turning the circular plate under the mouse then blowing the dust out and wiping the ball clean. If it's an optical mouse i'd suggest a new mouse-pad designed especially for this optical mice. Also you might wanna try re-installing it. Or if it's a USB mouse trying it in a different slot and cleaning out that connection too.

Dec 24, 2009 | HP Wireless Optical Mouse

1 Answer

Rollerball on Wireless mouse keeps getting gummed up. Cleaning done frequently but need to open mouse to get inside cleaned ?


The Apple wireless mice aren't made to be disassembled, not even by techs. If you disassemble it to clean it, you must glue it back together.
The best way to clean the rollerball is to remove the batteries and roll the ball upside down on a cloth soaked in alcohol. Be sure to roll the ball alternately depressed and not depressed for the best cleaning, and roll it in all directions.
When this no longer works, you can either attempt to clean the ball yourself at your own risk, or purchase a new mouse.

Nov 25, 2009 | Apple Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Our mouse is jumping all over the place. Have removed the ball, cleaned, new batteries, etc. What else can we do. If there is nothing else, how can we keep our wireless keyboard connected but use a regular...


With a ball mouse the parts to clean are the two small spindles inside the mouse (they usually have little gears on the end of them). They run at 90 degrees to each other and over time dirt and grease build up on them. It can be quite difficult to remove. Scrape it off with a cocktail stick or similar - you will need to turn the spindle as you do this to completly remove dirt on all sides of the spindle.

Nov 08, 2009 | Dell Wireless Keyboard Optical Mouse w0147

1 Answer

Mouse somtimes sticks


unscrew the ring that holds the ball in place and remove the ball. clean out any lint, or dust, etc on the ball and inside the mouse where the ball sits and rides. once it is clean put the ball back in and replace the ring. that should solve your sticky mouse problem

Oct 25, 2009 | Dell U0636 Mouse

1 Answer

Dell Mouse Scroll Ball Wont Work


If it really _has_ a ball, the rollers inside the ball compartment get clogged with gummy matterial & needs to be cleaned thoroughly - also sometimes the dirt & dust need to be blown out as they can cover the light sensors

Mar 25, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Button works intermittently on Kensington Wireless Mouse P/N 6439


battarys maybe running low on juice or the ball may have oil on ball, look for reset switch on buttom of mouse press on it,

if info ray type clean the light area, reset the mouse and the usb plug in usb mouse adapter, it may be colored ot not, should be the same color as the mouse one is reset both at the same time.

rod

Feb 06, 2009 | Kensington PilotBoard 64385

1 Answer

Mouse sticking


Probably needs to be cleaned. Turn it upside down and take the bottom off that is holding the ball. Use a toothpick to pick the gunk out and then wipe the ball off with a damp washcloth. Let it air dry or wipe with a clean lint-gree cloth. Should fix it up. mine does that all the time.

Feb 02, 2009 | Dell U0636 Mouse

1 Answer

I have model pc7530


Are you using an Optical mouse, Wireless Mouse or a Roller Ball mouse? If its a roller ball, turn it over, twist the cover as the arrows show, remove the ball and you will see some rollers around the edges that read the balls movement. Clean the gunk off of them with your fingernail or cotton swab. (NO WATER)
If you are using a wireless mouse, change the batteries and make sure you have a good line of site to the wireless adapter, and RESET the mouse by pushing the button on the wireless adapter. If it is an optical USB mouse please let me know, if any of the above worked. Thanks //D

Apr 25, 2008 | RCA (PC7530) Keyboard

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell Wireless Keyboard Optical Mouse w0147 Logo

Related Topics:

153 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

joecoolvette
joecoolvette

Level 3 Expert

5660 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18331 Answers

Are you a Dell Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...