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Wheel support for the MS Intellimouse

Contributed by: Todd Macalpine
This tip is valid for: Both BeOS and Haiku

While BeOS 5 supports mouse wheels on virtually all PS/2 and USB mice, two exceptions appear to be Logitech USB mice and MS Intellieye USB mice.

If you’re using a Microsoft Intellieye mouse on the USB interface, you’ll notice that the scroll wheel does not work in BEOS 5. The fix is simple — shut down and hook up the USB to PS/2 adapter that comes with the mouse. Plug it into the PS/2 port, reboot and the wheel will work perfectly.

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