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Dell computer mouse has stopped working - there is an arrow on the screen after the computer has started up. There is no fault with the mouse and it does not work in any usb ports.


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Try a serial port mouse,,check your bios settings,for correct port config.
Is the computer a laptop or desktop????

This problem often occours with laptops and the best way of getting rid with this is reinstalling windows.

If the above solution doesn't work, the USB cable of mouse may be faulty, which is very hard to detect, making you buy new mouse.
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