and sometimes the screen moves too? Another thing is I can type a paragraph and it just disappears? any ideas?

On Windows 7.

geek_ratherbefishin, Apr 19, 8:07 am

malware . run >>

geek_mouse_y, Apr 19, 8:19 am

I've got that with Norton. didn't work.

geek_ratherbefishin, Apr 19, 8:31 am

is this on a laptop, your palm tapping the touch pad when your typing

geek_loud_37, Apr 19, 8:34 am

Stupid i know but you haven't got a wireless mouse your not using at the moment but use on that computer and its sending signal. Happened to someone i know, Was in laptop bag turned on.

geek_wayne416, Apr 19, 8:38 am

Norton is an antivirus and not for finding malware

geek_waynenz, Apr 19, 10:34 am

Depends what version. Norton Internet Security does everything

geek_suicidemonkey, Apr 19, 10:35 am

if on a desktop, unplug the mouse and see if it still moves, if not turn the mouse over and clean it underneath
I've had a very small spidersweb do this under an optical mouse

geek_skin1235, Apr 19, 10:39 am

just not very well.

geek_black-heart, Apr 19, 8:36 pm

ratherbefishin, my wireless mouse does the same often and my theory is that like most things, computer mice go past their 'use by date' too. Somewhere I read that the mouse battery running low could be causing this but that doesn't wash with me.

geek_possum257, Apr 20, 3:49 am

No, neither that. it is wire type mouse. Cursor can jump around text anywhere and sometimes deletes whole paragrahps? I've run Norton full and still problems?

geek_ratherbefishin, May 16, 3:59 am

so is it a laptop or desktop ?

geek_nice_lady, May 16, 5:14 am

Check in the mouse LED. Could be a fine bit of fluff/fibre in it.

geek_r.g.nixon, Nov 19, 3:27 am