Anonymous asked in Computers & InternetHardwareAdd-ons · 1 decade ago

Mouse wheel scrolling problems?

my mouse scrolling wheel has been having some problems. its frustrates me and i dont want to buy a new one. Every time i would scroll down with da wheel the page would stutter and go the opposite direction and it would be hard for me to scroll down or up. But it works perfectly fine when i use the scrollbar at the side of the the internet browser please help me :(

2 Answers

  • Bjorn
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago


    After reading this, it sounds more like there is something clogged in the mouse wheel sensor. The click wheel uses holes in the sprocket for the wheel to detect rotation, if these holes are partially clogged, it could cause issues like this. Try disassembling the mouse and cleaning the wheel.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    there is no other option, go buy a new mouse.

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