Windows 10: windows 10 download self selecting and jumping all over the place

  1.    07 Sep 2015 #1

    windows 10 download self selecting and jumping all over the place


    Hi, I have downloaded windows 10. I am having an aweful problem with my pointer - it self selects anything and everything. If left on a page it increases or decreases the viewing percentage. I looked in settings but couldn't see anything there to stop this.

    I don't know where to leave my pointer now, can someone help with this one please. I have have win 10 for 2 days now and it has not improved even with updates.

    cheer evey
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  2. Posts : 1,563
    Windows 10 Pro x64 RS 10586.586
       07 Sep 2015 #2

    Hi and welcome!
    In which way you install Windows 10? Clean install or upgrade?
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  3. Posts : 20,876
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       07 Sep 2015 #3

    Hello Evey, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Double check using the tutorial below to make sure that the Activate a window by hovering over it with the mouse box is unchecked.

    Mouse Hover Makes Window Active - Enable - Windows 7 Help Forums
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