cant scroll with mouse in firefox

  fstr 17:18 24 Jan 2007
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was having trouble with internet explorer so changed to firefox but I cant scroll with it although scroll works in word

  The Kestrel 17:36 24 Jan 2007

What make and type of mouse do you have? I use a microsoft wireless optical wheel mouse with both Firefox, my main browser and IE7. Are you using it as plug & play, or have you installed the software that came with the mouse? If not this may be the answer.

  Stuartli 18:56 24 Jan 2007

In FF's Tools>Options?Advanced tab>General tab, check out that the scrolling features are Enabled.

  Fingees 19:01 24 Jan 2007

Funnily enough, I use Firefox, and can scroll OK with my cheap PCline wireless mouse, with no problem, and I haven't even got scrolling enabled.

  fstr 15:43 30 Jan 2007

Tried new mouse still the same scrolling features enabled still no joy

  Terry Brown 16:00 30 Jan 2007

Try downloading a fresh copy of Firefox (2.0.0.1 is current) and re-install.
Failing that you may have a system error, try going to run and enter sfc /scannow [Notice the space between sfc & /].
You will need to have you XP CD handy.
Terry

  fstr 10:50 07 Feb 2007

Thanks Terry eventualy got round to to doing that works fine now

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