Questions tagged [mouse]

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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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Software and/or developer library that can simulate multiple mouse devices?

I am looking for an library and/or software recommendation for simulation of more then one virtual mouse device. Ideally, the software will be able to create at least 4 or more mouse devices and send ...
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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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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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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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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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Disabling window resizing or mouse dragging

I'm on Windows. Since I always prefer the default appearances of GUI, I want to prevent accidental resizing (e.g. window resizing, column resizing). Any tools for disabling resizing? Or by indirectly ...
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Locking the mouse cursor within a specified window on Ubuntu

I am looking for a program that can lock the mouse cursor within a specified window on Ubuntu 14.04 (using KDE). Ideally I should be able to enable/disable the locking using a keyboard shortcut. On ...
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CLI text editor for Linux that supports scrolling bar and stdin reading?

Is there a CLI text editor for Linux that supports a scroll bar useable with the mouse and that can read from stdin ? If not is there at least a simple GUI text editor that support stdin reading ? I ...
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Tool to let make a window ignore clicks (clicks go through to the window under it)

Is there an app that makes a window kind of a ghost window? I have a script running which uses mouse clicks and keyboard input and I want to be able to open a video file for example as like a ghost ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Binding the meta key (a.k.a. super key / Windows key) to left click in Kubuntu

I'm looking for a program for Kubuntu 14.10 Plasma 4 x64 that can bind the meta key (a.k.a. super key / Windows key) to a left click: Hitting the meta key should trigger a left click, and pressing ...
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Record Playback Software for Arduino

Arduinos with the ATmega32U4 chip (e.g. Micro, Leonardo, Yun) can act as a physical keyboard or mouse. I managed to even position the mouse in an abolute manner using the library HID by NicoHood, ...
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Browser video player and mouse tracking

Looking for a video player that I can embed in my webapp (that will play a S3 stored vid or a Youtube vid) and allow me to track the mouse position over each frame (x,y coordinate). The goal is for ...
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Mouse automation software for macOS that's still maintained?

Over the years I found Murgaa.com's mouse automation tool to be very useful, however their support has seemed to disappear over the last year or two. I'm looking for a mouse automation tool that's ...
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What program allows to Remote Control a PC in a different network

We're currently designing a videowall system for an oil refinery company, they have two LANs and the videowall controller is allowed to connect only to one of those, some video sources are connected ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...