Mice & Keyboards

How to Assign Keys on Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Desktop 7000

How to Assign Keys on Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Desktop 7000
The Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Desktop 7000 is a keyboard and mouse combination that allows you to type and click comfortably with less risk of stress injury to the hands and wrists. The keyboard keys and buttons can be assigned specific actions wit

How to Install Microsoft Wireless Optical Mouse 2000

How to Install Microsoft Wireless Optical Mouse 2000
The Microsoft Wireless Optical Mouse 2000 is a mouse that uses optical tracking, making it much more accurate than any mouse that uses a ball. Additionally, the mouse uses a USB connector that acts like a signal receiver. This connector tracks the mo

How to Connect the Logitech Cordless Optical Mouse to the Computer

How to Connect the Logitech Cordless Optical Mouse to the Computer
If you upgrade from a standard mouse to an optical cordless mouse, such as a Logitech optical mouse, you will no longer have to deal with tangled cords or stuck rolling balls. But before you can start using your Logitech optical mouse with your compu

How to Take Apart a Laser Mouse

How to Take Apart a Laser Mouse
Occasionally, you may need to take apart your laser mouse in order to clean out any dust or debris that has built up inside the device through extended use. A laser mouse may be wired or wireless--the latter gives you more freedom and flexibility whe

How to Do the Yin-Yang Symbol on a Keyboard

How to Do the Yin-Yang Symbol on a Keyboard
The yin-yang symbol features dark and light spaces swirling together in a circle. Found in traditional Chinese Taoist philosophy, this symbol represents the symbiotic relationship of polar opposites, graphically indicating how light can only exist wi

How to Clean a Logitech Trackball

How to Clean a Logitech Trackball
The Logitech trackball is a computer input device, similar to a mouse. The device is not immune to dust, dirt and grime. The ball, sensors and body of the trackball attract dirt from your hands each time you use the device. Signs of the Logitech trac

How to Reactivate a Toshiba Touchpad

How to Reactivate a Toshiba Touchpad
You can enable and disable the touchpad on your Toshiba laptop according to your preferences. A quick toggle on or off can eliminate accidental touchpad use while typing. If you use an external mouse, your system may automatically disable the touchpa

How to Activate a TouchPad

How to Activate a TouchPad
Laptops are often built with a TouchPad below the keyboard that acts as a mouse. These devices replace the need for a mouse, and they are convenient if you are on a plane or sitting in a lecture hall with your laptop. The TouchPad needs to be enabled

How to Install a Wireless Microsoft Optical Mouse

How to Install a Wireless Microsoft Optical Mouse
A Microsoft wireless optical mouse offers high quality and precise pointing, and comes at a price to fit any budget. It is one of the top selling devices on the market, and is backed by a trusted name. A major benefit of a Microsoft wireless optical

How to Remove a Key From a Sony Vaio Keyboard

How to Remove a Key From a Sony Vaio Keyboard
The keys on your Sony Vaio's keyboard endure a lot of work. From being constantly pressed to having dirt and grime building up on the keys, the keys eventually need cleaning and replacement. Below each key is a rubber suction cup that not only cushio

How to Connect a Microsoft Wireless 4000 Keyboard

How to Connect a Microsoft Wireless 4000 Keyboard
The Microsoft Wireless Optical Desktop 4000 keyboard is sold as a desktop set, which includes the keyboard and a wireless mouse. The set also includes a radio frequency receiver that sends the commands of the keyboard and mouse back to the computer.

How to Test Your Clicking Speed

How to Test Your Clicking Speed
Testing your clicking speed is a way to find out if your computer registering your mouse clicks in real time. It's also a way to goof off when there's nothing else to do. And if you keep track of your clicking speed over time, you can watch the progr

How to Install Mouse Drivers

How to Install Mouse Drivers
When installing a mouse on some computers a person will need to install the drivers for that mouse to make the device operate correctly. An individual does not need an advanced computer degree to install a mouse driver. All it takes is the ability to

How to Open a Logitech Keyboard

How to Open a Logitech Keyboard
Logitech manufactures a line of computer keyboards designed for gamers. These keyboards come equipped with LCD screens that display game stats while you are playing. Because these keyboards contain more components than most other computer keyboards,

How to Put Back the Space Bar

How to Put Back the Space Bar
Putting a key back on a keyboard typically involves nothing more than pressing it back into place. However, the space bar is an exception due to its size. Unlike other keys, the space bar has a small metal bar behind it that helps ensure that your ke

How to Change a PS2 Keyboard to USB

How to Change a PS2 Keyboard to USB
There are two different standards for PC keyboards. PS2 keyboards connect via the dedicated keyboard port on the back of the computer, whereas the newer USB keyboards can connect via any USB port on the front or back of the machine. If your computer

How to Type an Alphanumeric Number

How to Type an Alphanumeric Number
People use alphanumeric numbers to make it easy to remember phone numbers. Alphanumeric numbers use the keypad of a telephone to spell out a word with the last digits of the phone number. The word relates to the product the number owner sells. If you

How to Make a Star Symbol When Typing

How to Make a Star Symbol When Typing
While glancing at a standard keyboard, it's obvious that you have to use alternate keys such as "Shift," "Caps Lock" or the "Alt" key to capitalize words or to use additional symbols. If you need to use the star symbol while
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