Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > The Pub
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

The Pub A friendly forum where everybody is nice, and will answer any questions you have about life.







Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old February 5th, 2008, 10:49 AM   #1
shawn
Resident HVAC/R Jambi
 
shawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Milford/Commerce
Posts: 9,945
iTrader: (24)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Send a message via Yahoo to shawn
Default Why is my mouse/arrow flying to the corners fo my screen?

I don't know what is going on, but for the past week my cursor is flying to one of the corners of my screen, and I won't know where it is unless I move the mouse around a lot and see it again. What the hell is going on?
shawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 10:51 AM   #2
pyrowaves
The Boss
 
pyrowaves's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-03-06
Location: Dearborn/Ortonville
Posts: 2,822
iTrader: (13)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to pyrowaves
Default

flying around by itself? or when you touch the mouse? also there is a setting you can turn on that when you hit CTRL it shows where the cursor is.
pyrowaves is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 10:53 AM   #3
mtnbikinbryno
Senior Member
 
mtnbikinbryno's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-08-05
Location: TC
Posts: 5,230
iTrader: (3)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to mtnbikinbryno
Default

Do you have hair or gunk under the laser?
mtnbikinbryno is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 10:58 AM   #4
amc78cj7
Senior Member
 
amc78cj7's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-07-05
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Posts: 5,353
iTrader: (9)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

quit drinking so much!
__________________
I'm not quoting idiots who promote unsafe recovery strap techniques anymore. :miff:
amc78cj7 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 10:58 AM   #5
Sandals
Fucking Zen as Shit
 
Sandals's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Lindenhurst, IL
Posts: 15,301
iTrader: (7)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Default

:tonka::tonka::tonka::tonka::tonka::tonka::tonka:
Sandals is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 10:59 AM   #6
MUDFLAPS
Chrome Trucker Chick
 
MUDFLAPS's Avatar
 
Join Date: 08-24-06
Location: Pennsylvania/Maryland
Posts: 3,179
iTrader: (2)
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to MUDFLAPS
Default

Sounds like somebody poisoned your mouse. Probably DCON. Unfortunately they fed it to your mouse and not our Mouseboy, AJ
MUDFLAPS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:13 AM   #7
shawn
Resident HVAC/R Jambi
 
shawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Milford/Commerce
Posts: 9,945
iTrader: (24)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Send a message via Yahoo to shawn
Default

Ok smart asses.

Yes, it's doing it by itself without me touching or moving the mouse.

I already cleaned the laser.

I am WAY too sick to be drinking.

With all these dogs around, we don't keep poison in the house.
shawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:15 AM   #8
Immortal
NO RELIGION WAT!
 
Immortal's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-09-05
Location: In my garage
Posts: 25,255
iTrader: (45)
Mentioned: 48 Post(s)
Default

The dog is doing it when you are not looking. The dog is fucking with you.
Immortal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:17 AM   #9
TopHeavy
Yikes!
 
TopHeavy's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: New Hudson, MI
Posts: 1,416
iTrader: (3)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

Is this on a laptop with a touch pad? I used to have that problem with mine when I was doing motorsport support. After being in the sun for awhile (matter of minutes), the arrow would go crazy. Maybe yours is getting too warm? We ended up disabling the touchpads and only used the stick thingy in the center of the keyboard.
__________________
Buy My CJ7
TopHeavy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:19 AM   #10
Immortal
NO RELIGION WAT!
 
Immortal's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-09-05
Location: In my garage
Posts: 25,255
iTrader: (45)
Mentioned: 48 Post(s)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by TopHeavy View Post
Is this on a laptop with a touch pad? I used to have that problem with mine when I was doing motorsport support. After being in the sun for awhile (matter of minutes), the arrow would go crazy. Maybe yours is getting too warm? We ended up disabling the touchpads and only used the stick thingy in the center of the keyboard.
Or his desk is not level.
Immortal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:20 AM   #11
KartRacer
Blowd up
 
KartRacer's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-16-05
Location: Riverside, MI 49084
Posts: 6,335
iTrader: (4)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to KartRacer
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by TopHeavy View Post
Is this on a laptop with a touch pad? I used to have that problem with mine when I was doing motorsport support. After being in the sun for awhile (matter of minutes), the arrow would go crazy. Maybe yours is getting too warm? We ended up disabling the touchpads and only used the stick thingy in the center of the keyboard.
I have had that same thing with laptops. It can be either the touch pad or the little ball thingie that dell had.
KartRacer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:23 AM   #12
clarkstoncracker
lol
 
clarkstoncracker's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-03-05
Location: OC - MI
Posts: 42,293
iTrader: (39)
Mentioned: 72 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to clarkstoncracker
Default

hit the shift key five times. What does it say?
__________________
clarkstoncracker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:29 AM   #13
BDSjeeper
Senior Member
 
BDSjeeper's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Saline, MI
Posts: 381
iTrader: (3)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to BDSjeeper
Default

Wireless? My old wireless mouse used to do that shit when the batteries were getting low.
BDSjeeper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:32 AM   #14
shawn
Resident HVAC/R Jambi
 
shawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Milford/Commerce
Posts: 9,945
iTrader: (24)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Send a message via Yahoo to shawn
Default

No, this is not a laptop.
shawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:33 AM   #15
shawn
Resident HVAC/R Jambi
 
shawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Milford/Commerce
Posts: 9,945
iTrader: (24)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Send a message via Yahoo to shawn
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by clarkstoncracker View Post
hit the shift key five times. What does it say?
That brings up the "Stickykeys" box.
shawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:36 AM   #16
clarkstoncracker
lol
 
clarkstoncracker's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-03-05
Location: OC - MI
Posts: 42,293
iTrader: (39)
Mentioned: 72 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to clarkstoncracker
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by shawn View Post
That brings up the "Stickykeys" box.
then stop looking at porn!















sorry

//I don't know why your mouse is hiding from you.
__________________
clarkstoncracker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:44 AM   #17
cornfed
I have an avatar. Yippee.
 
cornfed's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-04-05
Location: Happy Funtown U.S.A.
Posts: 4,106
iTrader: (22)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

shawn, your computer has herpes.
cornfed is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:55 AM   #18
brandonfiremedic
Senior Member
 
brandonfiremedic's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-07-05
Location: ortonville
Posts: 882
iTrader: (0)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to brandonfiremedic Send a message via Yahoo to brandonfiremedic
Default

We had that problem at the station with 2 of the computers in different rooms. Both were the same microsoft wireless mouse model and when one person was working the mouse icon on the other computer was going all over. Changed the 'mice' and things were all good.

if that's not it.... maybe Mickey is on Crack
brandonfiremedic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:55 AM   #19
kickstand
sHaMoNe!
 
kickstand's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-20-06
Location: fenton
Posts: 30,765
iTrader: (46)
Mentioned: 24 Post(s)
Default

get off the queludes
kickstand is online now   Reply With Quote
Old February 5th, 2008, 11:59 AM   #20
shawn
Resident HVAC/R Jambi
 
shawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: Milford/Commerce
Posts: 9,945
iTrader: (24)
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Send a message via Yahoo to shawn
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by clarkstoncracker View Post
then stop looking at porn!















sorry

//I don't know why your mouse is hiding from you.

HAHAHA didn't see that one comming
shawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > The Pub
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:15 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Copyright 2005 - 2012 Cracker Enterprises - Powered by Linux
vB Ad Management by =RedTyger=
Page generated in 0.17876 seconds with 52 queries