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Does not using a mouse pad mess up your computer mouse?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:41 PM on Jan. 20, 2009 in Entertainment

Answers (6)
  • no i have never used one and i have had the same mouse for over 5 years :)
    mandei1509

    Answer by mandei1509 at 6:05 PM on Jan. 20, 2009

  • I think it's just to make it roll better. Sometimes they don't work so well on different surfaces.
    mom2XandZ

    Answer by mom2XandZ at 6:14 PM on Jan. 20, 2009

  • The local university computer lab doesn't use pads and I'm sure if it hurt the mouse they'd have them
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 7:25 PM on Jan. 20, 2009

  • never hurt mine.
    princezzmommie

    Answer by princezzmommie at 7:40 PM on Jan. 20, 2009

  • Nope but it will make the ones with a ball roll better.
    butterfli4201

    Answer by butterfli4201 at 8:42 PM on Jan. 20, 2009

  • i think with the roller ball one's its supposed to help keep dust out of them. with the laser one's you don't have to, but if your comp area is a lighter material then it might work better with a darker surface.
    Tarable525

    Answer by Tarable525 at 11:01 PM on Jan. 20, 2009

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