Questions tagged [mouse]

The mouse is a rodent-shaped device used to move a pointer on the screen

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
17 views

USB Devices not working on Catalina after water spilled over keyboard

The other day I spilled water on my MBP 2017 keyboard. I let it dry for 48 hours before turning it on again. And it ran fine. Ever since that spill, however, I have not been able to use my USB wired ...
0
votes
2answers
23 views

Can you use a USB Wireless mouse with an iPad through the lightning to USB adapter?

just wondering, on my iPad Pro 9.7 running iPadOS 13.5, could I connect a usb wireless mouse using the lightning to USB adapter? And will the mouse provide the same functionality as a bluetooth mouse ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

How do I re-pair Logitech mouse with MBP after uninstalling and reinstalling the Logitech Unifying Software

I was using my MBP/Catalina with a logitech mouse and keyboard and the transceiver dongle, plugged into a USB port on a USB-to-Thunderbolt adapter. I wanted to make it ignore the mouse temporarily, so ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

My Trackpad doesn't work on my MBP when I unpaired Logitech mouse

I had Logitech mouse paired to my MBP/Capitan. I used Logitech Unifying Thing to unpair the mouse. Mistake: now no mouse, and no trackpad response. Keyboard still works. Rebooted MBP, no change. Is ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Change Mappings in X-Quartz for xterm

Like a lot of people, I suspect, my 'go to' terminal emulator on Mac is either the vanilla 'Terminal' application, or else iTerm2. These don't really cut it, so I'd like to go back to using xterm. I ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Shift, CMD, Option and Alt disable my left/right mouse clicks

I've noticed that for a few days now, on my computer running Mojave 10.14.6, that if I hold any of the modifier keys down, I lose the ability to left or right click, preventing me from using any ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Bluetooth mouse doesn’t work after sleep unless disconnected first

I have a Logitech G603 mouse connected to a MacBook Pro 16” via Bluetooth. After connecting the mouse to my iPad Pro (to test out the new cursor support), and then back to the Mac, the mouse has ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

How to disable space change by the mouse moving to the screen edge

When I drag a window with the mouse to a screen edge and keep it there for half a second or so my Mac switches to the next/previous space. This behaviour happens on High Sierra and seems to be part ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Trackpad often does not register first left click

I have an issue in which I often have to left click twice in order for a single left click to register. This issue is described very nicely in this question. In summary, the first trackpad left click ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Multiple Macbook Pros with one monitor

I have two MacBook Pros (one for work; one personal) that I want to connect to one monitor, one keyboard, and one mouse, and be able to switch between the two easily. Typically I'd opt to purchase a ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Track pad and plug-in mouse left click not working

I've searched and noticed other people having the same issue but no fixes. Recently my trackpad stopped working which resulted in me changing it. Worked fine for months. All of a sudden my trackpad ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Sidecar: use tap gesture as “click” with a mouse

I'm using Sidecar with iPad Pro 11 and MacBook Pro 15 2016. I noticed, that I could use Apple Pencil to interact with the interface elements on the second screen, e.g. open a new empty tab in Safari. ...
1
vote
0answers
33 views

It takes a while for my MacBook to recognize keyboard presses and trackpad clicks upon wake

Sometimes it takes over a minute for my MacBook Pro 16 inch to recognize anything I write on the keyboard and whatever I do with the trackpad upon waking it up from sleep mode. In fact, sometimes it ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

How do apps which adjust your mouse speed and acceleration work?

On a mac, the only thing you can adjust is "scaling", which ties in acceleration and sensitivity together. In system preferences, you can only go from 0 to 3. On terminal, you can get a much wider ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

How do I add acceleration/inertia to scroll wheel on Razer Deathadder?

as the questions said: How do I add acceleration/inertia to scroll wheel on Razer Deathadder? I have the Synapse 2.0 software installed.
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Game Hangs When Moving External Mouse, Works Fine With Trackpad

I have a Logitech external wired mice connected via a USB type-c hub. When I play this game called "Insurgency" and move the external mouse, the game starts hanging - FPS drops significantly, and gets ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

Switching bluetooth device between two Macbook Pros

I have two different MacBook pros (Catalina and Mojave). Recently, I bought a new bluetooth mice and a keyboard. First time, when I connected keyboard and mice to one of the MacBook Pros, I had to ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Any way to map extra mouse buttons to keyboard shortcuts? [duplicate]

My mouse has two other buttons which I think are referred to as button 4 and 5. Is there any way to configure these to trigger a keyboard shortcut like option delete for adobe premiere?
1
vote
1answer
24 views

Using separate Bluetooth keyboard and mouse simultaneously with my iPad

With the recent announcement of the Magic Keyboard for iPad I've been looking to see what I can improvise during the current COVID-19 supplies crunch. I already have a Bluetooth keyboard that I use ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

My apple mouse zooms in and out like crazy. How do I tame it?

My apple mouse zooms in and out like crazy and I cannot control it. The fonts and pages are impossible to view at times. How do I stop this insanity? Is there another mouse that's better?
0
votes
0answers
19 views

USB keyboard and mouse software reset

I have an Advent wireless deskset for my macbook. When I first plugged in the little USB dongle a sequence of configuration screens came up for registering the mouse and the keyboard. I didnt need the ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Magic Mouse 2 lagging

I have a Magic Mouse 2 which is approx 1 year old. Recently it has started lagging on my 2018 Macbook Pro 15 inch. I can not see anything that is taking a lot of resources and I don't have external ...
2
votes
1answer
63 views

Is there a way to make the iPadOS scrollbar permanently visible across apps?

See the title. I’m using a mouse1 with my iPad (as of iOS 13.4). The lack of persistently visible scroll bars2 across apps (e.g. in Notes) is reducing my productivity, as I have to do a pointless ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

How to ctrl+click without right clicking?

A website that I use has different commands for ctrl+click and right click. Because ctrl+click is mapped to right click on Mac, when I use I get the right click action. I want to be able to use the ...
3
votes
0answers
18 views

Keyboard shortcut for moving focus to a different screen

I am new to using Mac. I have been using a multi-monitor setup. Specifically, I have two monitors. Each of the monitor have multiple spaces. ``````````````````````````` ` 1 ` ` ` ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Mac Catalina wake up without keyboard or touchpad

After Catalina, my mac pro retina (MacBook Pro - 13-inch, 2018, Four Thunderbolt 3 Ports) regularly wakes up without keyboard or touchpad. This usually happens when I wake it up from the touchbar and ...
0
votes
0answers
127 views

Can't recognise Microsoft keyboard and mouse after OS Catalina update

I updated to the latest OS Catalina 10.15.4 on my MacBook Pro 15 with the Microsoft keyboard and mouse connected and working during the download process. Once the computer was updated the keyboard ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Wireless Mouse acting erratically- macbook Pro

I have really been pulling my hair over this issue for last few day and I have no idea what is causing this issue but below is the summary of issues that I am facing: I have been using this machine ...
1
vote
1answer
480 views

What does Using “MX Anywhere 2S” may affect Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity mean in iPadOS?

On iPadOS 13.4, the Bluetooth mouse functionality is substantially improved. I have an Logitech MX anywhere that I purchased to test this, and I notice a warning that it may affect WiFi or Bluetooth. ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Hold touchpad to right click on Dock disable

I am trying to disable the feature on a mac that brings up right-click like options (the same as you get with control click) when you click for more than a second or two on an icon in the dock. I ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

My MacBook Air won’t click, with the trackpad nor USB connected mouse, any help? [duplicate]

My MacBook is 13” and from 2015, I’ve never had any problems before this. My battery does NOT look swollen, and my trackpad still follows my finger yet the pointer never turns into a hand, just the ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

iOS / iPadOS mouse scrolling not working

I´m currently checking out the mouse support in iPadOS 13.4 on my gen 3 iPad Air. Scrolling does not seem to work anywhere. Is this by design or do I need to configure something to make it work? ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Logitech T651 connecting to MBP as an Apple Mouse instead of as a trackpad

I'm trying to connect a Logitech T651 trackpad to a MBP with a built in functioning trackpad (maybe there's some sort of conflict between the two trackpads and this is causing the issue?) I go to the ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Is there a way to have two mouse cursors on screen, controlled by different input devices (e.g. mouse, trackpad)?

I am using an external monitor with my MacBook Pro. I switch between them quite often. Whenever I'm working on whatever's on my MacBook, I use my MacBook built-in keyboard/trackpad. When I interact ...
4
votes
1answer
7k views

Connecting Logitech Gaming Mouse - Not Connected in G Hub

I have a Logitech G600 gaming mouse which I am hoping to use on my MacBook Pro running macOS Mojave. This mouse has a lot of buttons to which I am planning to assign shortcuts. I have installed ...
0
votes
1answer
207 views

Smooth scrolling not working with Magic Mouse and macOS Catalina 10.15.3

Recently, smooth scrolling has stopped working on my MacBook Pro when scrolling with the Magic Mouse. Using the internal trackpad works fine and smooth scrolling behaves correctly. I initially ...
2
votes
0answers
142 views

Using Magic Keyboard + Mouse with 2 MacBook Pros (MacOS Catalina)

I have two MacBook Pros running MacOS Catalina. On my desk, I have an external monitor and a Magic Keyboard & Mouse. I'd like to easily switch the keyboard & mouse between the two laptops when ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Can I emulate middle-click with simultaneous press of the right and left buttons in a mouse? [duplicate]

I have a Logitech Marble Trackball and in Linux, there is a way to Emulate the middle click with the simultaneous press of the left and right mouse button. In Linux, middle-click can do paste in the ...
1
vote
0answers
31 views

iMac mid 2011 wont let me left click - tried to fix and now stuck in reboot loop

I have checked many similar questions, but none answers my problem. I have an iMac mid-2011 running High Sierra, and for some reason this morning, the mouse cursor moves around the screen but I can ...
3
votes
0answers
2k views

How to disable mouse acceleration in Catalina?

The command I've seen from How do I disable mouse acceleration AND adjust tracking speed in High Sierra? defaults write .GlobalPreferences com.apple.mouse.scaling -1 Doesn't change the mouse ...
0
votes
0answers
82 views

Mac mini 2018 cursor freezes after RAM upgrade

My Mac mini 2018 (3 GHz Core i5) runs Mojave 10.14.6. Monitor is an LG UHD 27UK850. After a RAM upgrade to 32GB the cursor regularly but momentarily freezes approximately every 4 seconds - a major ...
0
votes
0answers
84 views

MacBook Pro Mouse and Keyboard freeze after opening the Lid

So recently my MacBook Pro 2018 Touchbar (4 USB-C and Intel I5 Quadcore) has been having a really weird problem after waking up from Sleep. Every time I open the Lid and log in, the screen wakes up ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

How to avoid double clicking? [duplicate]

I find double clicking and right clicking difficult. MacOS allows me to ctrl-click so I never have to right click. Is there a way to never have to double click? Like cmd-click, a gesture or a System ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

My external Kensington USB mouse teleports to the bottom left or bottom right of the screen on its own

I have a Kensington usb mouse connected to my usb hub, which is in turn connected to my 2015 MBP. My mac runs in clamshell mode most of the time, and I use Karabiner Elements to block the internal ...
5
votes
4answers
2k views

Mouse settings don't retain in Logitech options

I have an Logitech MX Master mouse that comes with a program to adjust it's settings called Logitech Options. I use this to adjust the issue many people have a mac: you wanna scroll with trackpad the '...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Make non-Apple mouse scroll smoothly

I've begun using a Logitech G600 and customizing it with Folivora, and the power of the combination is incredible. It's speeding up my workflow and making it more intuitive. However... I miss the ...
1
vote
3answers
239 views

Erase MacBook hard drive without the use of the mouse

I want to sell my Early 2015 MacBook Pro Retina. It has an unknown issue where the mouse input isn't working properly and I can't click (when using either the trackpad or a USB mouse). I have got to ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

Mouse moves, but cannot click

My mouse just got stuck: I could still move the pointer, but clicks would not register. This occurred with both my external Magic Trackpad, and the laptop's internal trackpad, apropos of nothing. As ...
2
votes
1answer
64 views

How to make display PDF images with mouse hover in iTerm2 after " ls -l '?

On Catalina 10.15.2, Sometimes, in iTerm2 terminal, after a ls -l command, I can visualize some pdf files (a popup window appears suddenly) when my mouse is over the list of PDF filenames. But this ...
1
vote
2answers
38 views

How to make the Logitech 300s move wider?

I am using an wired mouse Logitech 300s (As seen in the screenshot) Whenever I move the mouse from edge to edge of the mouse pad, the cursor only moved about slightly over 1/2 of the way on the ...

1
2 3 4 5
17