This is a usb connector, but I think it also come with an adapter in case your computer doesn’t have an extra usb port. This means it tracks slightly differently from the MX , but the difference is subtle and quite easy to get used to. There’s a separate little circuit board in the lid of the mouse for the quick-switch key, but apart from that the MX doesn’t look particularly unusual inside. I’m still happily using my MX on my Windows 7 Ultimate bit computer. Nevarre Ars Legatus Legionis Tribus:

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And, worst still, single scroll steps are occasionally ignored completely; when you step the scroll wheel again, you get two steps in one go.

Logitech Mx500 Optical Mouse MX 500

The MX is my favorite mouse. The good news is that Logitech’s “MouseWare” driver software, which supports pretty much every mouse they’ve ever made, allows you to reconfigure the quick-switch button to do something else.

The Hewlett-Packard technology they used has been improved since, but the basic idea’s the same; a little camera peers out of the bottom of the mouse at whatever you’re moving it over; the red light they all have logirech them is an LED that obliquely illuminates the surface to bring out its detail.

Some folks have been able to extract a portion of the XP mx50 config and get them to run on bit Win7, but there’s no supported version for Win7 or Vista.

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The original Microsoft “IntelliEye” mouses or mice, or meeces, as you please; I call ’em mousesand you ain’t gonna stop me came out in Mon May 14, 5: Run MouseWare by itself without using the abovementioned Tweak UI workaround and there’s a good chance that you won’t be able to use any recent Logitech mouse’s extra buttons, or even its scroll wheel, in games. If you just want the funkier looking mouse, mind you, the Explorer fights a gallant rearguard with its glowing red tail-light, but really can’t compete with the seamless Star Trek slickitude of the MX Shame about MouseWare, but you can always kill it.


So sad that it should come to this So long and ,x500 for all the fish. Cutting logitecn the chase – the MX is the first cordless mouse that I’d actually consider using. Hell, it is perfect. If you’ve been keeping track, then you know how many buttons the MX has. International Shipping This item can be shipped to select countries outside of the U.

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There are the mouuse cutesy Web navigation features, super-fast scrolling, blah blah blah, plus prosaic F-key emulation, and such. It does not get five stars because it does not make me breakfast or whisper sweet nothings in my ear.

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I don’t play games with mine, so I can’t speak to how well they work for that, and I don’t care how they look – I just want it to work well in daily use for a range of applications. Feb 20, Posts: Read reviews that mention scroll wheel microsoft intellimouse mouse ever best mouse optical mouse great mouse intellimouse optical ever used application switcher intellimouse explorer back and forward fits my hand get used extra buttons control panel big hands forward and back highly recommend mac users works great.


Would you like to tell us about a lower price? This isn’t entirely surprising, as the mouse was just released, but it was annoying. So I’m in the dark logitecy what, if anything, the megapixel number means.

Sat May 12, 6: But graphics nuts probably want a tablet, not any kind of mouse, and everyone else really can get along just fine with the resolution of any old mouse.

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Logitech’s mouse page Buy stuff! However, with Windows 7, I am no longer able to program the buttons and assign keyboard commands to them.

Logitech MX Optical Mo In terms of basic specs, the MX Optical Engine can process 4. The Dual Optical felt downright uncooperative after suing the MX See questions and answers. I previously preferred the Microsoft mice, but they have either gone wireless don’t want thatchanged designs away from what I liked, or the worst – the quality just isn’t there.

The MX is held together by two screws, both of which hide under stickers – but the stickers are helpfully scored with little crosses to mark the screw points, so you don’t have to press all over them with a fingernail to find the fasteners.