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On a Windows XP home and the mouse canot be seen on the screen. When reboot it works for a while then disapears. Went out got a new Microsoft mouse USB and same results.


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Make sure to uninstall the original mouse. Use arrow keys to maneuver. Did you install the driver software that should have come with the new mouse? Try going to 'Control Panel', mouse, select options. Also go to system, hardware, device manager, mice and other pointing device, (double click) entry, sub entry, selections.
Sounds like either a Windows fault (may need to reinstall Windows, after saving your important data) or a USB fault if you haven't tried the PS/2 mouse socket at the rear.
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