Saving settings on restart

  dave24 15:55 27 Jan 2009
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On the, fortunately rare, occasions when I have to restart, my settings appear to revert to some sort of default situation. This is not really a problem except for the speed of the cursor, cotrolled by the mouse. I have a large screen monitor and set the cursor speed to fairly fast, but on restart, it reverts to its normal slow speed.

How can I set the default speed to fast?

  johndrew 16:31 27 Jan 2009

When you set the speed, do you click `OK` before closing the window?

  Sea Urchin 18:06 27 Jan 2009

or Apply and OK

  johndrew 10:35 28 Jan 2009

Yes, that would work better!!

  dave24 14:34 28 Jan 2009

Thanks guys. I have tried clicking OK and I have tried clicking Apply, but it did not occur to me to click both. I'll try it!

  dave24 14:39 28 Jan 2009

No joy! That doesn't do it!

  Sea Urchin 15:32 28 Jan 2009

You don't say what type of mouse it is - but try this.

Start-->Run-->msconfig Go to startup and if you have an entry "Logitech SetPoint" uncheck the box and Apply and OK then reboot.

Alternatively if you have an one or more entries "khalmnpr" in startup then uncheck them.

  dave24 12:10 02 Feb 2009

Thanks Sea Urchin . That did it.

  Sea Urchin 12:16 02 Feb 2009

Glad to hear your mouse responded - thanks for the feedback

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