Thread: Mouse Response Issues
09-30-2005, 02:46 AM #1undergroundlabsGuestMouse Response Issues
Ok so I finally did "Go Mac" after years of self depricating PC use and I must say I am still being held at bay, just inches away from what I KNOW is a life changing experience.
So here is my problem.
"I have a PowerMac G5 Desktop system"
My mouse is seriously slow in response to my commands (movements)
I looked in the obvious place (system preferences) at the mouse and keyboard settings.
of course I always use the highest tracking speed but I even played around with that for a bit, but the mouse (standard mac issue - Model M5769) still responds slowly.
its really tough to explain but lets say I am just trying to get to a menu item, I move the mouse and sometimes it skips over it and I have to slowly drag back. It just takes too much effort to get to where I want to be.
So I went out to my friendly Apple store and bought a better mouse.
This time I got the Apple Wireless Mouse Model Number: A1015 EMC No: 1938 and guess what?
Yeah same problem.
I spoke to the rep in the store but he really could not help me.
Has anyone else had this problem, or heard of it.
Does anyone have any suggestions?
09-30-2005, 11:06 AM #2BadgerGuest
09-30-2005, 02:36 PM #3undergroundlabsGuest
That download certainly did speed up the mouse and I like that.
But it didnt really solve my problem.
I think a better description of my problem is that the mouse moves like the underside of the mouse is dirty or the mouse pad is dirty but neither is the case.
09-30-2005, 03:25 PM #4BadgerGuest
Optical mice - at least the ones I've used - seem to dislike mouse pads. All my optical mice (1 Apple, 1 Targus and 2 Logitech) are used directly on the desktops. I've found that a plain, non-textured surface seems to work best for me.
09-30-2005, 04:29 PM #5
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