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Freaked out - dead mouse?

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by es, Aug 25, 2005.

  1. uhhhh my mouse just made a big "bang" noise.
    with my computer history I diagnose there may be a problem forthcoming.
    Although it seems to be working fine right now; its making a bubbling or perhps ticking noise now.
    Its a wireless optical. Its not making any burning circitry smells, and as i said its working fine... but still WTF??? I can still feel the vibration on my hand!


     
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  2. OK, three things....

    1. Put down the vibrator

    2. Is it a real mouse you are holding in all the excitement?

    3. Check the battery
     
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  3. well i was going to post "help! my mouse just blew all over me!"....
     
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  4. Well, Eswen, you sexy little minx you.... I knew you only needed a little coaxing before the real you popped out in the excitement......
     
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  5. Maybe it needs mouse to mouse resuscitation???

    bwhuahahahahahaha
     
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  6. Well, depends whether Eswen is used to little mice or large mice.......... :LOL: :LOL: :LOL: :LOL: :LOL:
     
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  7. Hey Eswen, you mentioned it smelled??? Could it be due to a YEAST build up????
     
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  8. possible causes include coffee spills, failure to dry hands after visit to the little gorilla's room, or such like, but it SOUNDS like there's a short circuit in there somewhere. Remeove battery(ies) check and or dry contacts, replace, test. Then call Skuffy; he does house calls!!!
     
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  9. Hornets right; check the batteries, check there is no sticky substance on the bottom of the mouse and then call me......
     
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  10. I called it baby and its working ok so maybe it just prefers to talk about it?

    Actually i said it DIDNT smell....

    uh sure, my "mouse" is sticky just thinking about it.
     
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  11. haha your advice sucks scuffy :( i took the battries out then put them back in (the right way) and it stopped working :(
     
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  12. off to the mouse shop.....
     
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  13. pet shop?

    I hit it a few times and got it working again....
     
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  14. Is that your normal therapeutic process, es?
    You sound really cheesed off with that mouse!
     
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  15. that was bad... really bad... worse than me asking my friend who got put on anti psycotics if he'd imagined it....
    but no, only with computers. My dad is a systems admin and swears by it. Keeps a hammer in his office.

    on reflection maybe I should have put this in "jokes"
     
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  16. farkin mouseketeers
     
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