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Questions tagged [mouse]

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How to change the red pen pointer in PowerPoint 2016 while drawing

The only default pen pointer available in PowerPoint 2016 (on Windows 10) when drawing something is a very small red dot. At max, we can only change its colour. Is there any software which can ...
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I'm looking for a randomized mouse auto clicker

Is there any program with that I can set multiple ranges where it randomly clicks? I want to let it click automaticaly and alternatley in these ranges (see image).
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From an external script, move a mouse programmatically in a VirtualBox VM

Are there language libraries that allow me to do this? I want to simulate mouse input without relying on a script running inside the VM.
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Mouse tuo Android phone app for babies

I am looking for a simple app that will let you connect to an Android device view a mouse and use the mouse to scroll a list and perform actions on the list items via the mouse buttons. Where can I ...
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Is there a way to emulate an Xbox controller on Mac?

I've downloaded Onecast which allows me to stream an Xbox One to my Mac and it supports connecting an Xbox controller. Is there a way to emulate an Xbox controller with my keyboard and mouse on my Mac ...
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Recommendation for Open source alternative to SteerMouse

I am looking for an open source alternative to the program steer mouse: SteerMouse The software would need to be for mac. I am currently aware of SensibleSideButtons program and this does not fit my ...
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Is there angle snapping software for mice without such a feature?

There are mice with angle snapping feature (angle snapping is a feature that straightens mouse movements or lines when drawing). And there are mice without such a feature. But is there a way to use ...
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Operation system functionality to update mouse cursor icon dynamically with a custom symbol

Imagine I am taking a series of screenshots of same screen but for different areas. Is there something like the following: Press <Ctrl-X-Y> Mouse cursor is rendered with symbol Y (e.g. a ...
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Software to select portion of screen, and click

Some time ago I saw software running on either a Mac or a Linux desktop which enabled full keyboard control of mouse-centric GUIs. The user could press a hotkey which divides the screen into sections, ...
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Mouse and keyboard recording and replaying on Linux

On Windows, I used TinyTask multiple times a week for years (amazing program, recommended for every Windows user). Now I want to switch to Linux, but I can't find a program that does the same: Start ...
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Need a recorder that can record my mouse and take away the background image when i do so

I need it for some animations I am doing: the software must record the mouse and must let me take the background image afterwards!
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Windows app to turn a bluetooth dongle into a keyboard to control other devices

This is a bit unusual, because everything I've found by searching is the other way around. I'd like to control my android tablet and phone over bluetooth from a Windows computer. So I guess I'm ...
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Even larger Windows mouse pointer

Windows 10 lets me select normal, large, and extra large, but even the largest setting looks quite small on a small high-resolution display. Is there a tool that could help make the mouse pointer ...
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A remedy for the lack of 1 finger scroll on recent laptops?

I've been looking for a way to get back 1 finger scroll / edge scroll functionality which used to be common on notebook touchpads, but now seems absent on newer models with Microsoft precision ...
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Software to use keyboard as a mouse

I am looking for a Mac OS software that lets me use my keyboard as a mouse (Something to emulate this keyboard's functionality: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4rjnkHqnA3s) I am aware of Mac OS mouse ...
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Software for Linux that disables trackpad while typing?

Problem: When I type, my thumb pad(?) brushes on the trackpad of my laptop. Windows has a feature that I turned on to temporarily disable the mouse while typing. I am looking for similar software or ...
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Software that makes an image pop when i click on a certain location

I have a picture (image file) of a line map(from autocad), and a need to put put real photos on a certian location of a map. Like this example but for a bigger map or like google maps
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Mouse/keyboard macro program?

I need a program that can record mouse and keyboard input, however it needs to record a specific way. Most macro programs record the position your cursor is at using pixel coordinates, however this ...
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Click Lock for external mouse on OS X Sierra

I have OS X Sierra and I use an external USB mouse. I would like to be able to somehow click a mouse button and it "click lock" (emulate me holding down the mouse button for a length of time). ...
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Software for simulating mouse click at a specific position with shortcut key?

I'm looking for a software which lets me simulate left mouse click at specific positions by pressing custom shortcut keys. And I also need to create multiple simulations. For example, I would like to ...
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Is there software or online resources where I can measure double click time?

The tool must run on Windows 10 and shall measure time between 2 clicks. Something like this; however I want to know exact ms between the double click. How would I do so?
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Linux code editor with bookmark toggling via mouse?

On Windows, Notepad++ is my favorite editor because I use the mouse to toggle bookmarks by clicking the line number. Is there a code editor that does that on Linux? Atom and Sublime only appear to ...
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Keyboard and/or mouse profiles similar to NetSetMan?

NetSetMan lets you configure and recall presets/profiles for various network settings, presumably by adapter and location (I'm still learning how to use it). I would like a similar software for ...
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App that controls PC's mouse cursor using Android's mouse cursor

I want an app that let me control the mouse cursor on my computer using a mouse connected to my Android device without having to touch or drag on the screen to move it, i.e., when I see the mouse ...
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App to hide cursor when typing in Windows

Windows has a feature to hide the cursor (aka "pointer") when typing text. The option is called "Hide pointer while typing". Unfortunately, it does not work reliably. Is there a Windows 7 ...
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Automate left-clicks (configurable interval + number) on Debian

For cases where I have to left-click many times on the same spot, I would like to have a tool that relieves me from having to do it manually. Setting it up should be easy, ideally self-explanatory (...
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Software to map custom keys on a keyboard / mouse

I'm searching for a software which can bind commands / actions / etc. to the custom keys on my keyboard / mouse. I mean the keys: Mode, M1-9 & C1-9 I know there is always special software and ...
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Synaptics driver for Windows 10 (Acer Aspire E1-571)

I have an Acer Aspire E1-571 that had a Synaptics touchpad driver preinstalled on it. Some time back, a corrupted Microsoft Office update corrupted the file registry of the entire HDD on my laptop. I ...
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Record the travel distance of the pointer throughout the day on Microsoft Windows

I am looking for a program for Microsoft Window that can record the travel distance of the pointer throughout the day. Ideally, it should be able to distinguish between different inputs ( e.g., mouse ...
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Control Android device from PC with linux

I know there's a lot of similar questions, but this is why it's not a duplicate: I've checked most of the questions I need to control the device from Linux I don't need shared screen I'd like to see ...
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Free software to define mouse hotspots, like “point to upper left — display off”?

The title says it all -- I'd like to define mouse hotspots which, when pointed to, will, possibly after a definable delay, perform a definable action, like going to the lockscreen, blanking the ...
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Customize combination of multi-button mouse and keyboard

I am looking for a program that can allow me to set deliberate action for pressing mouse and keyboard buttons. For instance win key + Wheel up can be set to Volume up. I prefer a gratis program for ...
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customize “dpi button” for multi-button mouse

I dont use different settings of dpi so I dont use dpi button on my mouse. It can be nice to find a program to customize this button and set a specific action. Unfortunately x-button (which is a ...
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mouse and keyboard share with copy buffer via usb (or other non-network solution)

What I Require I want to share my mouse and keyboard between my windows and my linux PC, so that I just have one mouse and keyboard between two PCs. What I Have Tried I have used synergy (a tool ...
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Android app - bluetooth mouse - without pc app

Is there any Android app enabling an Android phone to pose as a mouse or keyboard through bluetooth without requiring the user to install an app on the PC? I just want to "pair" the "mouse" and start ...
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Need a virtual touchpad to use my phone which lost the upper half of the screen's touch

I have a nexus 4 phone, which has lost upper half of the screen's touch capability due to its digitizer problem. I would like to have "TouchMousePointer Windows app" like app in android. Required ...
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Virtual mouse for Android

Sometimes I find it very difficult to click a link in Android. I am wondering if there is any good virtual mouse app for Android users whose fingers are not slim enough to click a web link.
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Using left- and right-handed mouse at the same time

Using a right handed mouse only, I get pain in my shoulder after working with it for some hours. I used to plug the mouse from right to left; meanwhile I have two mice connected to my PC. ...
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What apps can turn an android phone into bluetooth keyboard and mouse/touchpad?

I am looking for an app that can turn an Android phone into a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse/touchpad. Recently I have bought a projector with built-in Android KitKat, but it requires a mouse and ...
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Share mouse to linux from windows

Quick overview of my setup: Where: 1: Raspberry Pi 2: 2nd Monitor for Windows 7 Laptop 3: Windows 7 Laptop 4: 2nd Monitor for Linux (Ubuntu) laptop 5: Linux Laptop I would like to share my ...
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Utility for navigating between Spaces (virtual desktops) in the same manner as dragging windows between Spaces, in OS X

In OS X, you can drag windows between spaces by positioning the cursor at the left/right edge of the window while dragging. But you can't navigate between spaces the same way. I'm looking for a ...
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Make Windows act as a hardware mouse through USB?

When I connect a unit (smartphone) to my computer with usb I want the unit to think that it has connected to a regular mouse (usb otg). Is there any such driver for either Windows or Linux? (You ...
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Detecting changes in mouse sensitivity

I am looking for a program working on Microsoft Windows 7 that can detect and give an alert or log whenever the mouse sensitivity is changed.
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How can I use multiple input devices on a single computer?

I'm looking for software available on any major operating system (Windows, OSX, any Linux derivative) that supports the use of any/all of the below: Multiple mice (to control different cursors) ...
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Detecting mouse acceleration

I am looking for a program working on Microsoft Windows 7 that can detect or test the presence of mouse acceleration.
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Automatically copy after a double-click sent programmatically on Windows

I am looking for a program for Windows that can modify the behavior of a double-click so that each double-click is followed by a Ctrl + C. This answer provides a great AHK script, but it doesn't ...
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Screen record and mouse tracking

Is there any software that can record a screen as well as track mouse actions (xy-location, time, click) available. I could only find several programs that can change the mouse cursor to indicate ...
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Lock mouse pointer to first screen when using extended display and two screens

I am using two screens on my desktop computer. It is extremely easy when I'm writing code or document on one and browsing on the other. However, problems occur when I play games. Nearly all the ...
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Autoclicker that moves mouse using relative coordinates

I need to place objects in a map. They are a lot but distributed regularly (zig-zag). I need an "auto-clicker" that can repeatedly: click move mouse of +5 pixels on y axis click move mouse of +3 ...
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Chrome extension that changes mouse icon when hovering over a link with _blank attribute

When I hover over a link with the mouse I would like to know if the link will open in a new tab (has a _blank html attribute). Is there a Chrome extension that implements this?