Mouse not scrolling DOWN

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by mikeM247, Mar 5, 2009.

  1. mikeM247 macrumors member

    Oct 20, 2008
    Hi. Something tells me it's a simple solution, but all i know is, suddenly i cannot scroll =down= with the Apple Mighty mouse, only =up=. I restarted the system, but the issue remains. Thanks. :eek:
  2. Jhanson09 macrumors regular

    Feb 24, 2009
    kansas city, mo
    Get a piece of printer paper turn your mouse upside down and roll the ball all around on the paper pushing down pretty hard and it should get all of the junk out of the mouse, you might try and alcohol wipe too to try and clean off that ball.
  3. MasterNile macrumors 65816


    Apr 9, 2008
    San Antonio, TX
    It's the mouse ball itself, it's got dirt between the ball and the sensor, you can look how to fix it online, basically rub it upside down on a piece of paper.
  4. mikeM247 thread starter macrumors member

    Oct 20, 2008
    That worked! Thank you so very much! :D

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