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The touch pad mouse cursor on my Dell Inspiron 4000 ME/OS IE6 has become overly sensitive and needs resetting. I looked everywhere to find how to do this. The problems are several: placing the cursor on the site to open it without clicking will open the site, also moving the cursor over info will hightlight the info without clicking, sites that I do not want to open may open because the cursor ran over the web sites, news sites, ads, etc. The problem occurred when I had serious problems when E


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Let me know if you've already tried this:
\015\012 For your mouse, go to "Control Panel" and click on the mouse icon. Click on the "Touch Pad" tab. Make sure the "Tap off when typing" box IS checked. Click the "touch sensitivity" button and adjust to "low". Click "apply" and "ok". If you've already done this let me know.
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\015\012As far as your connection, I understand you have earthlink? What type of connection/modem do you have? With this information I can help
Marilee:
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\015\012This issue can occur because of one of the below possibilities.

These may vary depending upon the type of mouse you have connected to the computer.

Mouse is not clean.
Optical portion of mouse is blocked.
Moisture or other material on finger.

Solution:

Mouse is not clean
Users who have an optical mechanical mouse (most common mouse for desktop computers) are likely experiencing erratic behavior because the mouse is not clean or is dirty. Information on how to clean the mouse can be found on our cleaning page.

Optical portion of mouse is blocked
Users who have an optical mouse are likely experiencing erratic behavior because a portion of the optical eye is blocked. Most commonly this is caused by a hair.

Moisture or other material on finger
Users who are using a touchpad may experience erratic behavior because of moisture or other material on the finger such as lotion.

Mouse has been cleaned and still has problems

If cleaning the touchpad not fix the problem you can Go to your manufacturer website (dell) and download your touch pad mouse controller and reinstall that again in your computer.

Or try using and external mouse till you can fix the problem.

Please don't forge to rate my help! Thank you :-)
Pablo
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