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 fraction of that which it “should” have. This can be seen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bx2emQ1IpQw Can anyone work out how I can … Read more

Enable Pointer Shadow

I work for a school district and we recently began upgrading our terminal server to windows 2012 R2. Now when students log in via RDP from HP thin connect the cursor disappears, I solved the problem by unchecking “Enable pointer shadow” The problem is I need to do this for every user, I have tried … Read more

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 http://www.via.com.tw/en/support/drivers.jsp and the driver file is http://www.viaarena.com/Driver/via_linux_cn896&k8m890&p4m900&vn896_kernel_source_ig_v0.82.gz the driver was installed successfully according to the instructions given in the downloaded source file the max resolution of 1920×1080 on my acer h235h … Read more

All usb ports doesnt work, the mouse laser flashes but doesnt work [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 8 years ago. Improve this question I received a PC with not-working usb ports. Strange thing is that when I plug my very basic USB mouse which in other … Read more

Windows Server 2012 Foundation. Mouse stops working during RDP session

We have a strange problem under Windows Server 2012 foundation. All latest Auto updates are installed. We start an RDP session, and everything works ok. The problem is that in the moment we open certain apps, mouse stops working, and only keyboard works. So far, I’ve detected this happens when I open SQL Server Management … Read more

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. I have installed the 64-bit version of VirtualPC. The images all work with the exception of the mouse wheel … Read more

Unable to get MX Revolution work effectively in Mac

Locked. This question and its answers are locked because the question is off-topic but has historical significance. It is not currently accepting new answers or interactions. 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 … Read more

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 the lights on the kb & mouse go out suggesting that they’re completely gone. Setting aside the question of … Read more

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 application/scripting language which will allow me to simulate those mouse clicking and writing (different) data into window dialogs ? Something which will automatize all … Read more