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Old 02-11-2008, 09:39 PM
 
Location: Not far from Fairbanks, AK
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I personally hate one button mouses, so I don't use them. I have my Microsoft Intellimouse hooked up to my PowerMac. It just works.
I have a Mighty Mouse on my Mac. As you may already know, this mouse has 5 buttons (left, right, scroll ball (button), and two side buttons. However, I like the one-button mouse so much that I have turned all the buttons off, except for one. It's programable through the System Preferences.
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Old 02-14-2008, 09:49 AM
 
Location: Lived Large in Parsippany NJ - Lived Larger in Livingston, NJ -- Now Living Huge in Bethlehem PA
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Why do macs continue to have only a single-button mouse? This seems ergonomically foolish as it relegates an entire hand to the sole purpose of pointing and click-selecting. No scrolling, a second hand and keyboard (or a long wandering mousetrip over to the necessary toolbar is required to bring up menus.

I clone my PC's display via S-video on my TV on occasion to watch movies. I use a wireless mouse as my "remote control" from the couch and I have no need of my keyboard. With a mac, I would almost require a wireless keyboard as well, were I to want the same functionality.

So why do macs still have only a single-button mouse? Anyone?
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