But with a little spit things started moving again, and finally I hit on using Blu-Tak to remove whatever was on the ball, and that completed the task :-)--- -- Steve Shaking it seems to help. Well it does neither of these - no scrolling of any nature at all! Every month or so I clean it again. http://drivit.net/not-working/apple-magic-mouse-scroll-not-working.html
It does absolutely nothing when I slide my finger down it - in any direction. Feb 1, 2013 12:21 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by popocatapetl, popocatapetl Aug 8, 2013 9:35 PM in response to AliWonder Level 1 (5 points) Aug 8, Problem solved. Now I'll take better care to do regular maintenence with alcohol and q-tips... --- www.blueskysaddleblankets.com [ Reply to This | # ] How to clean the Mighty Mouse's scroll ball Authored
imsmoother 31,254 views 9:54 How to Clean an Apple Mighty Mouse [HD] - Duration: 5:39. repeat with another piece of paper. I've been looking for a replacement, with no luck. I will try these resets later when I get home, but am inclined to just take it back to the shop as it clearly seems to be broken.
BTW, it's a USB mouse and the instructions work just fine. Thanks. Uploaded on Apr 24, 2008Quick method to make an unresponsive roller wheel scroll again, using a drop of water and tissue. Magic Mouse Doesn't Scroll when you do, upgrade to a Logitech MX Revolution like i did - for 45$ on eBay it was probably one of the best purchases i have made share Share
This didn't work with my finger or my hand, so I turned the mouse upside down on the paper on my desk and scrubbed away. Magic Mouse Won't Scroll So my recomendation is "Do not buy a mighty mouse or if you have already throw it away". Did one more round of each until no more noticeable gunk or smudges on paper. find more info try it next time!
take a sheet of clean plain paper 2. Apple Mouse Scroll Down Not Working Does anyone know where I could buy a replacement scroll ball? NightHawkVII 25,779 views 8:59 Apple - Mighty Mouse - Scrolling Problem! - Duration: 0:49. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable.
It's a bit scary to take it apart but in the end it's the best solution when nothing else works. [ Reply to This | # ] How to clean the https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Apple+Mighty+Mouse+Scrollball+Disassembly/2926 Took it back to apple @ watford, got a replacement. Magic Mouse Scroll Not Working I recommend a spray-like foam for cleaning electrical appliances. Magic Mouse 2 Scroll Not Working Thanks Bac...
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Log in weblink I hadn't thought to abuse the thing like this but this thread enabled me. I think I broke the ball tapper part. How can I fix it so it can scroll downward? Magic Mouse 2 Not Scrolling
Thanks for all the hints, they worked. Copyright © 2016 Apple Inc. Has worked every time. navigate here It works great now! [ Reply to This | # ] How to clean the Mighty Mouse's scroll ball Authored by: oneCog on Jan 04, '11 12:12:11AM Yup - I was
Add a comment Add a comment Add Comment 1024 Step 5 Edit Carefully separate the two halves; do not pull on the flex cables. Mac Mouse Scroll Down Not Working ccubsfan94 22,021 views 4:09 Apple Mouse disassemble cleaning - Duration: 13:01. Just turning mouse upside down and rolling the ball around didn't work for me.
You.Reply Bazza says: June 30, 2014 at 1:08 amworked a treat! Highly recomended method, if the normal upside down rubbing doesn't work. Jul 17, 2012 3:57 PM Helpful (3) Reply options Link to this post by AliWonder, AliWonder Jul 18, 2012 7:10 AM in response to captfred Level 1 (2 points) Jul 18, Apple Mouse Not Scrolling Down Jul 18, 2012 6:05 AM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by AliWonder, AliWonder Jul 18, 2012 9:25 PM in response to captfred Level 1 (2 points) Jul 18,
Notify me of new posts by email. It is not an issue of Universal Access. But today, it was so dirty that 10 minutes of cleaning didn't fix it. his comment is here Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
It's a quick, easy, short and simple solution - works for me!Reply Michelle says: July 28, 2013 at 8:18 amI LOVE YOU!!!!!Reply Barbara says: August 11, 2013 at 9:36 amPerfect solution! Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Mostly some small "dust bunnies" and crumbsReply Sandy P says: April 14, 2015 at 6:13 pmWow! Saved the day.
Anyway - I just wanted to encourage those people who were considering the destruction method to go ahead - I found it to be wholly successful, and I'm hoping that it Cancel biernackiwieslaw Rep: 1 Posted: 12/29/2012 Options Permalink History It really works! Loading... you should rotate the ball in differnt directions.
I have had my mighty mouse for 3 plus years.