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dmi.bios.version: A05 dmi.board.name: 0GKGJG dmi.board.vendor: Dell Inc. perfect Report woohoo- Jan 5, 2011 07:43PM This worked like a charm, thanks! My solution was disabling the buttons under the "buttons" tab. Which security measures make sense for a static web site? Source

Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the Please follow these steps:File the bug against the linux package. I feel like it's something funky with Vista, as the left-click button working fine before and technically still functions, but now as a right-click button. Report Rafael- Apr 11, 2010 01:26AM I have this problem with the left click button on my Gateway NV52. http://askubuntu.com/questions/693030/ubuntu-15-left-mouse-click-not-working

Ubuntu Left Click Not Working

When I was brought back to normal windows desktop and TM opened, I was able to navigate as if nothing had just happened. I can be logged in for a while and then the left mouse button will no longer work Matt's solution to change consoles and back again seems to resolve it I'm How can I find the perimeter of a concave pentagon? Chris Giltnane (chris-giltnane) wrote on 2015-04-20: #15 ok will do nicandris (nicandris) wrote on 2015-04-26: #16 I didn't had this issue before, it started after upgrading to 15.04.

Magnetic effect on AC circuits? Mint 16 (based on Ubuntu) worked perfectly for a few months (even if mouse was very sensitive) then the left button started not responding. I have a Dell D630. Ubuntu 15.04 Mouse Click Not Working Adv Reply May 4th, 2009 #7 aextance View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Just Give Me the Beans!

NOTE : Synaptics is not willing to disclose the protocol it uses for the multitouch support for its newer Touchpads. Ubuntu 14.04 Mouse Click Not Working After several restarts I've discovered the right button just bellow the SPACE button was blocked. Not much change there, either. I am having to tab around to post this.

If things go to hell again I will try you suggestion re: gdm and gnome. Ubuntu 14.04 Mouse Not Working Open a Virtual Terminal by pressing Ctrl-Alt-F1. When using the right click as my primary I have not had any problems and I can even use the left click sometimes. If check box is checked right click works, but left click, scrolling and tap to click don't.

Ubuntu 14.04 Mouse Click Not Working

Almost as is it has a mind of its own and someone is holding down the shift key and clicking. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1135337 Helpful +1 Report john May 5, 2010 12:14PM Does it start working when you reboot? Ubuntu Left Click Not Working I have tried evolution, firefox, flash plugin, menus, selecting program swap at the top of the screen. Ubuntu 16.04 Mouse Click Not Working I have tried with two separate USB mice as well as the touchpad.

As well, please feel free to subscribe me to it. http://techese.net/not-working/touchpad-left-button-not-working.html This solution solved it -- just disable the lower buttons, which you do in the advanced settings (right click on the synaptics icon on your tray, go to pointing device properties. Go into the touchpad. JFYI - I'm using DELL n series Vostro edition along with Ubuntu 15.04 Please check. Ubuntu Touchpad Stopped Working

Report poo- Feb 18, 2011 12:21AM thanx!!!!! For example on youtube, whilst it recognises my mouse moving over various buttons, actual mouse clicks are not recognised. I think it may be the new kernel that is causing the problems for me. have a peek here Huge fan of Agatha Christie work.

Reply Dimytri Katoievich Komanatov says July 25, 2014 at 8:12 am OK … I have a different, but related, problem. Ubuntu Touchpad Click Not Working So it's not hardware. Thanks for comment. (sorry about my english; is not my language) Reply Chad says December 19, 2013 at 3:05 am Thank you very much!

I imagined some of the recent updates created it.

Report steve- Jul 13, 2009 11:29PM Bizarre, but uninstalling the root hubs solved the problem for me. It is similar to the problem with edge scrolling in Ubuntu 13.10, where edge scrolling is disabled by default. Nothing is too wonderful to be true, if it be consistent with the laws of nature -- Michael FaradayYou assume people are rational and influenced by evidence. Ubuntu Mouse Stops Working Look for example here: Bug Link A common workaround is exporting GDK_NATIVE_WINDOWS=1 before running the application with click problems. (source) share|improve this answer answered Nov 18 '09 at 12:55 joe 9,74075298

Easy and smart. I guess it should be mapped to the audio mute function. In short, life with this mouse became unbearable. Check This Out anyhow...

Now connect an external mouse to see if it works or not. How do you deal with a picky eater on a backpacking trip? do not work at all. In theory, I could open the case and simply unplug the touchpad's system board connector itself, but I'd rather not resort to that.

My free fix was to select (stop web page from loading) in settings tab for the right button, now left button works fine, if I need to right click just highlight Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical Canonical Ltd. Happy clicking! So the things I've done are all things I've seen suggested for issues with the Thinkpad Trackpoint control: 1: Turn off mouse in bios, boot Ubuntu, reboot, return on mouse in

thanks Report dlia- Jan 27, 2011 05:16AM Same here. This is killing me. Grow up dude, your comment is uncalled for.