Weird mouse problem!

By TonyH
May 3, 2002
  1. My system was:

    A7V133 mobo, duron 850, 256 MB PC150 Kingmax sdram, geforce 256 DDR, Western Digital 40 GB
    HD, Western Digital 8 GB HD, 36X diamond data cdrom drive, Sony CRX160E CD-RW, vibra 128 sound card, Intellimouse Explorer, 300W power supply.

    I'm dual booting Win XP and Win 98 SE.

    Everything was working OK till I upgraded.

    After updating my bios to version 1009 (athlon XP support) I replaced the following:

    Duron 850 with Athlon XP 2000+ and Globalwin WBK38 fan (bloody things's too loud!), vibra 128 with sound blaster live! 5.1

    Windows XP works fine. My problem is with windows 98 SE.
    My USB intellimouse explorer won't work (serial mouse works OK) unless I set the cpu speed to 1250 mhz in the bios. It refuses to work at the athlons maximum speed (1667 mhz)
  2. TonyH

    TonyH TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Don't worry guys, I downloaded a patch from microsoft which fixed the problem.
  3. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 4,572   +65

    I had actually considered suggesting that, but I was so clueless about your problem that I thought that was too much of a shot in the dark. Good to see you got it fixed though. :)
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