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mouse not working

By andy555
Jul 14, 2006
  1. today i was on my comp and the mouse ive been using for like a year just stopped worked. i unplugged it and plugged it back into the usb port and it work again , then 5 minets later it stops working again , and sais that its an unknow device , ive tried plugging it into all the diffrent usb ports , reinstalling it and it still does the same thing.
     
  2. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    1.Go into the device Manager and uninstall the USB controllers,then restart the computer.

    AND, OR

    2.Try a different mouse.
     
  3. andy555

    andy555 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    usb controllers? sry im dumb
     
  4. andy555

    andy555 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    ops nvm , theres 5 of them should i uninstall all?
     
  5. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    Yes.

    Windows will reinstall them when you restart.More HERE if you need it.
     
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