These numbers help create a mouse that is deadly accurate and fast as the wind in any application. Sat May 12, 6: Thu May 24, 6: Instead of the long, thin thumb button found on the Dual Optical, the MX has two thumb buttons set near the high edge of the left side of the mouse. Again, with the mouse on my pad I didn’t encounter any tracking errors, slowdown, or general inaccuracies.

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Optical mice track motion through a series of tiny pictures taken in quick succession, so more megapixels optucal second means more accurate movement on screen. Not having a Vista driver is pretty weaksauce, considering how trivial it should be to add support for that one model.

Logitech MX Optical Mouse – Aria PC

I have already looked at the “Mouse middle button wheel playing you up” thread, and nothing in there helped. Wed May 09, The biggest change is the left side. I’m not sure, but it seems that the same team is responsible for Logitech’s upcoming wireless PC stick. Mbuttonpan is set to 1. If you thought the Dual Optical was a nice model, then you’ll flip your lid over the MX Of course, none of us will move this, or any, mouse 40 inches in one second, but it’s nice to know that the MX could keep pace.


It’s subtle but very effective. Scott Wilcox – Edmonton, Alberta. Apr 16, Posts: Unless you’re trying to make some retro statement about input devices, you should hook your self up with an optical mouse.

At times the rear thumb button shows up as Mouse 1 during setup. However, after spending a few seconds with the Logitech MouseWare — the MX models ship with version 9. Thu May 24, 7: Initially I thought this was overkill, as I couldn’t think of eight commands that I’d want on my mouse.

In terms of overall shape, the Mojse differs starkly from its predecessor.

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The only time the MX was unhappy was when I tried to use it on my freshly cleaned glass table. My weapon of choice has been the Logitech Dual Optical since it was released. I also obviously use a full spread of general office programs. Feel free to read the rest of the review, but you’ll save yourself a few minutes if you simply take my word for it and run to your nearest store to buy an MX The one on the Dual Optical was really prefect.


Freeman Ars Legatus Legionis Tribus: If you haven’t, then I’ll tell you that there are eight. Granted, the first generation models were a bit cranky, and gamers aren’t looking to adopt dodgy technology, but by mouuse optical mice have come a long way.

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It might sound like I’m just slathering on the praise, but the curved area feels perfect. When they started disappearing from retailers I bought up three of them. Mon May 14, 5: For disclosure, I have a G for my personal mouse, and I’m happier with that than any mouse I’ve had thus far including an MX, G5 originalG9 and plenty of non-Logitech mice.

Thu May 10, 5: These numbers help create a mouse that is deadly accurate and fast as the wind in any application. You need to install and use X-Mouse by Highrez. Does the button work correctly in other application? I’m using a M now with my Win7 box because I wanted to go wireless, but when I was still using the MX I used x-mouse or something like it.