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Well, my mouse on my hp laptop will not move, i noticed in the bottom riht hand corner that there is an icon that looks like a mouse with an X thou it. how do i fix my mouse??


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That icon means the mouse is disabled. We need to find the reason it is disabled. We need some more info though. Is this the built in mouse? Or an external mouse? I ask because I hate those finger pad things and use an external mouse all the time.
If it is the built in mouse you can try "enabling" it. Try this if your machine is xp.
Start > Control panel > System > hardware > device manager > mice and other pointing devices.
If you see it x'd out here just try to re-enable it. If that doesnt work try uninstalling it and rebooting. Then reinstall it.
Also check the HP website and see if they have new drivers for your computer.

If the mouse is an external wireless mouse try new batteries in both parts. If it is wired try the new drivers. If nothing seems to work then try it in another computer. If it still doesn't work then it is probably dead.
If you try the above and the built in mouse pad still doesnt work then it could be dead and you would be stuck with an external usb or bluetooth mouse. Of course there are people that repair those. You can find the replacement parts on ebay often enough.
Hope that helps a little better.

Change your mouse or use external mouse
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