Win 7 mouse funtion

  morris948 10:34 AM 15 May 09
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Hi.
After a succesful instal of win 7, i have found that the mouse pointer freezes on the screen after about 5 seconds of inactivity, i can workaround this by pressing any of the buttons on the mouse to make it work again, but this is very inconvenient.
Is there a way of turning off this feature?

  laurie53 20:34 PM 15 May 09

I had sinilar.

Driver update fixed it (and many other things!)

  morris948 08:38 AM 16 May 09

My mouse is a cyprus USB mouse and win 7 recognises it, in your case, what drivers need to be updated, because device manager shows all is well with the mouse.

  morris948 09:02 AM 16 May 09

The power management setting in the device manager for mouse was defaulted to turning the mouse of to save power.
after unticking this box, it all works well now

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