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\015 I have a compaq presario sr2150nx it came with vista basic i downgraded too xp pro this is my problem the mouse keeps freezing most of the time i have to reboot to unfreeze it any help will be appreceated thanks in advance\015

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Check that nothing is blocking the laser if your mouse has one. Even a hair can cause it not to function properly. Download and re-install a custom driver for whatever brand of mouse you have. Try the mouse in another system and see if it does it there.
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