Re: scrolling trackballs and Frame, MSWord

Subject: Re: scrolling trackballs and Frame, MSWord
From: Jo Baer <jbaer -at- mailbox1 -dot- tcfbank -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 08 May 2001 14:29:05 -0500

Dov Isaacs, who has the patience of a saint and has knowledge of all things
Adobe, posted the following information to the FrameMaker list recently:

You are missing the latest mouse driver. For Microsoft Rats,
the bug in the driver is fixed by the latest version
of the Microsoft IntelliPoint Mouse Driver version 3.2
from Microsoft's web site at:


- Dov

I installed this driver both at work, where I use a Kensington scroll-wheel
mouse, and at home, where I use whatever Gateway ships, and both work swell in


Jo Baer
Senior Technical Writer
TCF National Bank
Minneapolis, Minnesota
jbaer -at- mailbox1 -dot- tcfbank -dot- com

If you can remain calm, you
just don't have all the facts.

bryan -dot- westbrook -at- amd -dot- com wrote:

> Is this ring similar to the scrolling wheel on a scrolling mouse? If so, it
> should work in Word (after you have given the work area frame the focus),
> but I have never been able to get one to work with an Adobe product (except
> possibly for the really great two-wheeled mouse I got years ago for $1 at
> Best Buy the day after Thanksgiving).
> -----Original Message-----
> From: M Silverspring [mailto:vetalidevi -at- yahoo -dot- com]
> Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2001 2:08 PM
> Subject: scrolling trackballs and Frame, MSWord
> I have a Kensington Turboring trackball, and I love it
> except that I can't get the ring to scroll when I'm
> using FrameMaker or Word. Do any of you have
> suggestions, or can you recommend a trackball with a
> scrolling thingie that will work with all your apps?


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