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Mouse not clicking on desktop screen

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    Mouse not clicking on desktop screen

    My mouse works fine on the tile screen, but won't click when on the desktop screen. It moves fine and if I move it to the corner I can click on the setting button, but its anything on the desktop,or programs that run from the desktop that are effected. Any ideas?

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  2. #2

    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
    Posts : 3,884
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    Sounds like the Desktop is not fully loaded, that's what it does while it is still populating.

    Try Logging Off and Logging back on, see if that busts it loose.

    If that dont do it, there may be something on the Desktop that's locking the area, this might happen if an AV program is detecting a virus.
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Mouse not clicking on desktop screen

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