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    Re: What mice do people use?

    I've had a MS intellimouse for god knows how long. I use it just for a change when get tired of my MX1000 which I've had for 3 years +.

    If I were you I'd start going around peoples desks and the stores and simply putting my hand on the mice to see what you like.
    "Reality is what it is, not what you want it to be." Frank Zappa. ----------- "The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike." Huang Po.----------- "A drowsy line of wasted time bathes my open mind", - Ride.

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Logitech G7, this is probably the best mouse I have ever used but….battery life sucks. I suppose that’s why they gave two batteries with it. However it does get annoying when you’re playing an fps online and suddenly the mouse dies and you have to change the battery, by which time someone has already killed you.

    Beside that its a very good mouse.

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Logitech MX Revolution at home. So good I'm thinking of paying for one at work out of my own wallet.

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Thanks for all the input guys, very great full here!

    I'm liking the look of the MX1000 even though its a few years old now, and a lot of you seem to get on very well with it. I also like iranu's idea of going to shops and just trying out what fits my hand well, so cheers for that!

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Problem is with my local pc world at least .. is that they taken display models off the shelves now..

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    What ever one of my cats brings in!

    At work, a Logitech MX1000, at home, a Microsoft Habu.

    Cheers,
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    Re: What mice do people use?

    <- Habu
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    Re: What mice do people use?

    MX 1000 here aswell.
    (Im just about to post one in the classifieds if interested)

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Razer Diamonback awesome mouse, smashed it a few times on my desk - still works perfectly!

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Im using my old intellimouse optical 5 button...lasted me about 7 years i think...i love it!

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    razer diamondback - excellent mouse, requires the reg tweaks to get the buttons to function how you want. but a superb mouse.

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Have you tried the new set of drivers? certainly gave me full XP64 functionality compared to the release drivers.

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    I've never really liked the shape of the majority of the Logitechs I've tried (a local store used to have plenty) but it was definitely good advice to try as many as you can before buying. One of the reasons I went for a Habu was because it had something of the feel of an Intellimouse which also seems to suit my hands (I've got quite large hands) plus I've never got on with wireless mice at all.

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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Quote Originally Posted by shaithis View Post
    <- Habu
    Looks nice. With the detachable side panel I could probably do what i've always wanted; positioning the two buttons one on top of another so the thumb rests on the lower button. The Blue leds would match all the other black finish and blue led crap I have.
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    Re: What mice do people use?

    MS Intellimouse 3.0 wired. Over 8 years old and still perfect !

    I need a high body to avoid tendonitis and this one is spot on.
    Cheers, David



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    Re: What mice do people use?

    Razer DeathAdder. Same shape as the Intellimouse 3 very comfortable.
    Space in my skull

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