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Mouse properties issue

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    Mouse properties issue


    Does anyone Know how to make it so your mouse snaps to the ok button when you click on something like you could do with previous operating systems.It use to be under pointer options in mouse properties.Thank you.Jane

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Jane, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    See if this may be able to help.

    Mouse Pointer - Snap To Default Button - Windows 7 Help Forums
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    Hi,thank you for replying.I'm sorry,I forgot to add I am using an HP laptop running Windows 8.1. The old way doesn't appear in 8.1.I have tried everything,no mouse properties to be found anywhere.Thanks.Janp
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    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    It's still there for me in Windows 8.1 Update. How does OPTION TWO work for you?
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    Option 1 worked.Thank you.I hadn't noticed the place where it said view by and category to chose small icons.Problem solved.Thank again.Jane
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    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Great news.
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    Thanks.And thank you again for your help.I'll probably be back as Windows 8 is very confusing and different.Jane
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