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Old 06-07-2011, 02:31 PM   #1
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How to make mouse faster?

Im using windows 7 and my mouse speed is set to the max but I want it faster.
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Old 06-08-2011, 01:54 PM   #2
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Re: How to make mouse faster?

bump

surely this is easy for someone on here.
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Old 06-08-2011, 02:13 PM   #3
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Re: How to make mouse faster?

optical mouse/increase dpi (by installing mouse drivers)
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Old 06-08-2011, 03:02 PM   #4
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optical mouse/increase dpi (by installing mouse drivers)
sorry I have no idea what this means..
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Old 06-09-2011, 12:22 PM   #5
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Re: How to make mouse faster?

control panel -> mouse

but you will lose some precision.

Do what Solsek said for better results.
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Old 06-09-2011, 01:27 PM   #6
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Re: How to make mouse faster?

moar chz
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Old 06-09-2011, 02:49 PM   #7
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control panel -> mouse

but you will lose some precision.

Do what Solsek said for better results.
please re read the thread.
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Old 06-14-2011, 09:54 PM   #8
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Re: How to make mouse faster?

What mouse do you have?
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:17 AM   #9
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What mouse do you have?
a Microsoft 2000.

i thought this would be easy for some of the tech geniuses on here, all I want to do is make my mouse faster lol.
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Old 06-17-2011, 03:08 PM   #10
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Re: How to make mouse faster?

You can't.

Assumming the mouse speed slider in control panel is all the way to the right and "ehance pointer precision" is turned off then you are at the full speed (technically resolution) of your mouse. To make the cursor "move faster" you need a higher resolution mouse.

Buy a higher resolution (DPI or dots per inch) mouse and install the drivers that come with the mouse. Higher DPI = more accurate = able to scale higher (cursor moves more compared to same physical movement) without mouse becoming unmanageable.

The mouse you have is a "cheapo model" with very low resolution (DPI). I would recommend a logitech their software/drivers are very nice. You can for example set 2 different resolutions and then toggle between them by pressing a button.

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Old 06-17-2011, 03:33 PM   #11
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Re: How to make mouse faster?

Opps, sorry didn't check this thread. But yeah, DeathAndTaxes explained it pretty well. You will need to get a better quality mouse if you want to make your mouse move faster (if you've already maxed out the settings which it looks like you have). Logitech makes great mice in the $30-40 range (MX518, the mouse of all mice).
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