Top Reasons why Your Wireless Mouse May not be Working

What are the reasons due to which wireless mouse does not work properly and the possible ways to fix the issue?

The mouse is an necessary device that helps you to interact with your computer effectively and fast. Majority of mouse that are connected to your computer directly through a wire. Basically it is connected to the computer’s peripheral input via a cord and is powered by the computers main power supply. Nowadays, wireless mouse are becoming extremely popular as they provide you with an advanced cordless accessibility and a perfect interaction with the computer even if you are not sitting next to your computer. You may at times face some issue with the wireless mouse installed in your computer.

The reasons due to which wireless mouse does not work properly and the possible ways to fix the issue are:

  • Software Issues

  • Hardware Issues

  • Resolution

Software Issues

At times you may face issues with the wireless mouse installed in your computer; you may find your wireless not working. This might be caused due to software problems prevailing in your computer. You might have not installed necessary drivers for your wireless mouse or it might be a compatibility issue with your installed drivers and your Operating System. Chances are that your wireless mouse drivers can get deleted or corrupted by some malware threats in your computer.

Hardware Issues

You can find your wireless mouse not working due to hardware issues as well. There could be hardware problems with your wireless mouse, which may affect the wireless connection of your mouse and PC. Check that you have installed the appropriate drivers for your PC and wireless mouse connection.


You can easily fix the issues with your wireless mouse installed in your computer, by first checking the issue that you are facing, check if it is hardware or software trouble. If you have any issues with the wireless drivers installed in your computer, you can install necessary wireless mouse drivers. If you have compatibility issues with your Operating System, you can install compatible drivers. If the issue is with your mouse, you can get it repaired or replaced.

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