Re: Microsoft Basic USB Optical Mouse Problem with Vista Home Prem
I am having the same problem with my Compaq C717NR notebook. My Microsoft
basic optical mouse does not work with it. It never finds a driver even
after installing the intellpoint software. My Microsoft Wireless explorer
mouse does not work either with Vista. XP is fine. What's up?
> When the search screen appears, tell it you have a disk, and point it to
> C:\Windows\System32. If Vista has a driver built in, it will find it
> "tintin" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > Hi,
> > I recently purchased one Microsoft Basic USB Optical mouse to use with my
> > SONY VAIO VGN-FZ18L which is preloaded with Windows Vista Home Premium.
> > But
> > whenever I plug the mouse to any of the 3 usb ports of the system a dialog
> > box appears saying " new hardware found", but then it looks for the mouse
> > from the microsoft website and nothin happens. Then it asks for the device
> > driver. i've downloaded the "Intellipoint 32.exe" from the microsoft
> > website,
> > but nothin happens. I just cant use my mouse with the laptop.
> > Please help me use the usb mouse with the vista os.
> > thanking you for an earliest attention,
> > tamal saha