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Win 7 mouse funtion


morris948

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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?

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laurie53

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I had sinilar.

Driver update fixed it (and many other things!)

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morris948

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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.

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morris948

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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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