Re: mouse scrollwheel will not scroll
"Curious" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Have you done a left click somewhere on the window you want to scroll
> before you try the scroll wheel on it since if you did not then the scroll
> wheel does not know what window if any it is supposed to scroll?
I Tried that first.
> "frogliver" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> I installed an HP wireless mobile mouse in my laptop and the scroll wheel
>> does not work. It shows the Auto-scroll icon on the screen when I click
>> the wheel but does not move the screen vertically or horizontally.
>> Manually scrolling with the wheel does nothing either.
>> I checked the HP website and have the latest drivers, and their
>> troubleshooting/help is no help. The "mouse settings" window I get from
>> Control Panel/mouse only sets the amount of lines you want scrolled (this
>> mouse wheel has vertical and side-to-side movement). I have tried
>> uninstalling/disabling other mice listed in device Manager.
>> Since the arrows icon appears when the wheel is clicked on a scrollable
>> webpage, it knows what I want to do, it just doesn't do anything.
>> Any suggestions? Thanks