How to Reset a Gigaware Optical Mouse

Radio Shack is an exclusive supplier of Gigaware optical mice. The mice are powered by conventional AA batteries and feature a low-battery indicator built into the scroll wheel. Additionally, the mice are compatible with both Microsoft Windows and Apple's OSX operating system. In the event of a malfunction, the process for resetting the optical mouse is identical to that for installation. No special software or additional hardware is needed to complete the reset.

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Slide the power button for the mouse to the "off" position. The button is located on the bottom of the mouse.

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Open the mouse's battery compartment and remove the batteries. The cover can be easily removed using the hole in the cover located on the right side.

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Disconnect the mouse's USB receiver from the computer's USB port.

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Reinstall the batteries into the mouse and slide the power button to the "on" position.

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Slide the USB receiver back into a USB port on the computer.

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Press the "connect" button located on the bottom left hand side of the mouse and the very tip of the USB receiver to complete the resetting process.