Mouse not Responding?

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by .Chris, Apr 13, 2011.

  1. .Chris
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    .Chris Clueless

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    in VirtualBox, I wanted to install Windows XP. I did so, and I can't use the mouse for it, it comes up with this:
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    How do I fix this problem? Thanks in advance.
     
  2. Dter ic

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    press ok then click inside the virtual machine
     
  3. tj_cool

    tj_cool Site dev

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    If clicking inside the virtual box doesn't work, try pressing the right ctrl key (has to be the right one).
     
  4. .Chris
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    Thanks. It works now.
     
  5. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvertâ„¢

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    Yes, that's telling you that now that you have pressed the key, your mouse will be "trapped" within the virtual machine until you press the key again to untrap it.
     
  6. tj_cool

    tj_cool Site dev

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    Yep, that's how the virtual box works.
    You can click the mouse icon on the bottom right and enable mouse integration if you want the mouse to automatically follow the mouse of your Ubuntu though.
     
  7. .Chris
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    Okay, thanks!
    i guess you can close this thread now.
     
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