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Windows 7 mouse pointer not visible within Citrix Receiver window until window has focus

There is a very annoying problem with a Citrix Receiver window when I started remote desktop'ing into a Windows 7 machine. This was not a problem when remote desktop'ing into Windows XP. My Windows ...
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All usb ports doesnt work, the mouse laser flashes but doesnt work [closed]

I received a PC with not-working usb ports. Strange thing is that when I plug my very basic USB mouse which in other PCs works just fine, the laser flashes (so the voltage is there) but it doesnt ...
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Block select on a Linux console?

Is there any Linux console (konsole, gnome-terminal, etc.) that allows selecting text in a block mode, like you can in a Windows cmd.exe window, using Mark and drawing a square?
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Windows Terminal Services 2008 left handed mouse support?

I have a left handed user that is trying to use remote desktop to our windows server 2008 terminal services server. Their local machine works fine, with the mouse settings swapped around. However, ...
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Windows Server 2008 Keyb/Mouse non-responsive at Login Screen?

I have a new install of Windows Server 2008 on a RAID machine under 1 year old (machine previously had Ubuntu on it). Windows server installed fine, created admin account etc. After the install when ...
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serial mouse detected on windows 2008 r2 server

I was hoping to find out how to stop windows 2008 server R2 64 bit from detecting a serial mouse on the com port. i know the boot.ini version with /noserialmouse....etc for earlier versions also i ...
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PartedMagic in vSphere 4 - Weird Mouse Behaviour

Mouse is pointing to a fraction of where it should in a VMware vSphere 4.0 vm with the windows vSphere client. Booting up UBCD -> PartedMagic... The mouse pointer has x/y co-ordinates of a smaller ...
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How can I get my mouse cursor to not keep jumping around?

I'm using a pair of SunRay 2 thin-clients in a dual-head configuration (via SRSS, with Xinerama). On the secondary display, the mouse cursor will sometimes decide to jump to the upper left corner of ...
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Windows Server 2003 - how to simulate mouse clicks using scripting

we have Windows Server 2003 with some native (window-based) applications. We need to repeat several times the same action (writing some numbers in dialogs and clicking some buttons). Is there any ...
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Mouse capture gone on remote control of CentOS 5.5 blade

I'm managing a machine through a BladeCenter management module and I've recently had troubles with controlling the mouse through remote console. The mouse has been working fine for weeks but just ...
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is it possible to set an Ubuntu Server in a computer with no mouse, keyboard or monitor?

Yeah, that´s my question. I want the computer only to have a power source and a network cable. If so, can I install and configure everything from the network interface, or do I need to connect a ...
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Mouse scroll wheel in Citrix

One of my users is experiencing a problem whereby the mouse scroll does not work on the Citrix published application. I have tried to install mouse drivers on his local PC as well as swapping the USB ...
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Debian VIA driver problem

my system is motherboard - k8v-vm ultra vga compatible controller - k8m890ce/k8n890ce[chrome 9] via technologies downloaded via driver for the debian lenny system from ...
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Change/Force Left-handed Mouse settings via GPO, or other ways

Is it possible to control Left-handed Mouse settings via GPO? (or a script that can be pushed using GPO :) I have Windows 7 / Windows Server 2008. Many thanks for your advice. Toast
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Change/Force Mouse Pointer Schemes via GPO, or other ways

Is it possible to control Mouse Pointer Schemes via GPO without tampering with the registry? I have Windows 7 / Windows Server 2008, I need to be able to control the Mouse Pointer Schemes for certain ...
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Keep keyboard alive when x server crashes

From time to time my Ubuntu desktop freezes. When this happens my usb keyboard and mouse stop responding so I can't get out to tty1 ([ctrl][alt][f1]) or do anything else from my input devices - also ...
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Mouse wheel in VirtualPC (mostly) does not work on 64-bit Windows 7 RC

I have recently upgraded my laptop from WinXP Pro (32-bit) to Windows 7 RC (64-bit). I have a number of VirtualPC 2007 images that I use for testing on various platforms and looking at beta software. ...
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When is a wireless keyboard/mouse appropriate? [closed]

It seems to me that there are times and places where a wireless keyboard and mouse is not appropriate, and that there may be a time and a place where they are. Do you have any policies relating to ...
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Mouse/touchpad toggle in Ubuntu

How to tune Ubuntu to automatically deactivate a touchpad on mouse connect and activate on its disconnect?
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What prevents the mouse from working for a few seconds after a KVM switch?

I am currently controlling two Vista x64 boxes with a KVM switch. The switching has worked fine through several OS changes in recent months, including a previous incarnation of two x64 boxes that I ...
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HP ILO mouse issue

On some new servers from HP we are using the ILO (Integrated Lights Out) to control some new Linux installs. When we use the remote console options the mouse movements won't stay in synch. When we ...
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How do I adjust mouse sensitivity on Dell Mini9 running Ubuntu?

I recently picked up a Dell Mini9 netbook running Ubuntu 8.04. It runs great and I love it, but there's one glaring issue out of the box. The trackpad mouse and mousewheel are way too sensitive. ...
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Unable to get MX Revolution work effectively in Mac

I installed Logitech control center. I set the settings as I want them in the Preferences. However, only the Search button works. Expose and Dashboard do not work in the side buttons, for example. I ...
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Sharing a keyboard and mouse between networked computers

What software is out there that allows a mouse and keyboard to be shared between 2+ networked computers? I know about Synergy, but what are the alternatives? Which do you like the best? I'm ...