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    Any one who is not left-handed and use the mice with left hand ?

    http://www.lifehacker.com/software/r...ofy-176290.php


    Just spot this on LifeHacker. I quite amazed how easy it is to switch hand, took me like 5 min to adapt to the left hand without any change in buttons config
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    Yep, one here.

    Been using left-hand for quite a while now after I started to get RSI in the right (swapped just in time), although sometimes I like to use my Wacom tablet instead (depends how I feel)

    For some reason other people at work are suprised that I use my left hand for the mouse and my right hand to write... (odd lot! lol!)
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    I'm left handed but have always used a mouse with my right hand upto a few months back when I started getting pains in my right hand, took me about 2 weeks to get used to using the left hand. Now a swap between hands quite regularly to reduce the damaged

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    one more here for the I swap when my "main" hand hurts camp, though I find it's only the MS mouse at work that hurts my hand. The logitech one I have at home seems to be fine... just means I work a little slower

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    I always use my left hand...
    My right hand just don't have the accuracy...
    I don't use a left-handed mouse though...
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    Does anyone game like this though?
    From a quick dabble, desktop use seems alright, photoshop feels a bit weird but that's it. I can't imagine trying to play an FPS with it atm though

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    Quote Originally Posted by FatalSaviour
    Does anyone game like this though?
    From a quick dabble, desktop use seems alright, photoshop feels a bit weird but that's it. I can't imagine trying to play an FPS with it atm though
    I wish I have a bigger table

    Except some odd games that force you to use the ASWD for movement, I always use the numpad (right hand) and mouse with my left hand.

    Odd enough my right hand is very good @ controlling numpads where my left hand always mess up with key pressing
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    im ambidextrous.... but i usually write with my left hand and use my trackball with my right, but i can do both fairly well with the other hand, its more a case of how i learnt to do things.....

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    I swap hands regularly for office work, as do nearly all my colleagues *shrugs* just seems a normal thing to do to reduce RSI.

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    ive always used left hand for mouse since i cba changing setting for mouse @ other folks house

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