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Proto Blaze
October 30th, 2011, 11:24 PM
I tried both USB and wireless and after a certain length of time, the mouse just stops working. Any ideas on how to fix it?

wojox
October 31st, 2011, 02:26 AM
Is it every USB port?

Hedgehog1
October 31st, 2011, 09:18 AM
I know this might sound a little nutty, but:

If your PC is using an Nvidia video card, please be sure to load the current driver for 11.10 rather then the one loaded when 11.10 installed.

I think that may solve your issues based on what I saw on one of my 3 systems I now have running on 11.10; until I ran all the updates and loaded the most current Nvidia driver the mouse would hang sometimes.

If your system is not running Nvidia, then please ignore this post.

The Hedge

:KS

Proto Blaze
October 31st, 2011, 04:16 PM
Yes I tried every USB port, and we do use NVidia. I will try it and see what happens

Hedgehog1
November 3rd, 2011, 11:13 PM
My HP laptop with nVidia will still get a mouse (well, track pad) 'hang' about every 12th time I run 'update manager'. It does not seem to hang at any other time. Logging off and back on clears the hang and I am off and running again.

So the current updates helped (reduced the number occurrences), but has not solved it 100%.

The Hedge

:KS

p.s. no mouse hanging issues with my EeePC Netbook or my desktop running 11.10.