Microsoft releases hotfix for Windows 8.1 mouse accuracy issues

By Shawn Knight
Nov 11, 2013
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  1. Microsoft has released a patch to remedy a number of mouse-related issues plaguing Windows 8.1 gamers. The root of the problem stems from a batch of new mouse input handling code implemented for low latency interaction scenarios. As such, mouse...

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  2. Adhmuz

    Adhmuz TechSpot Paladin Posts: 893   +98

    Theres an even easier fix, format and install windows 7. It's almost exactly the same as windows 8 but without all those annoyances your starting to really hate, it comes with features such as a Start Menu and mice that won't bug out for no apparent reason. Act now and we'll even throw in a free downgrade to windows XP, back when we didn't all take hallucinogens to come up with ridiculous ideas to force upon people and claim it as progress... I forgot my point.
    Burty117 and Skidmarksdeluxe like this.
  3. Windows or gaming
    pick one or the other, appears since vista you can no longer have both.

    its no wonder steam is going linux.
  4. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 4,578   +76

    Nothing better than Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit or 32-bit. You don't have these issues like with next version. I'll wait for something stable maybe in the year 2015 or higher.
    avoidz likes this.
  5. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,808   +702

    I disagree. There's nothing wrong with 7 for gaming.
  6. spydercanopus

    spydercanopus TechSpot Guru Posts: 802   +87

    8.1 removed my Wacom pen driver, but I have found myself tinkering with the Start screen finally. Starting to see the light of it.


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