[time-nuts] Re: [tacgps] GPS Serial Data Causes Mouse Pointer to Move

Rex rexa at sonic.net
Wed Apr 13 16:33:18 EDT 2005

Thanks, Tom.

That's a great collection of information. I had never seen any of it

Now the question is which approach to take, but I am armed.


On Wed, 13 Apr 2005 12:04:49 -0700, "Tom Van Baak" <tvb at leapsecond.com>

>Here are descriptions and solutions to the GPS mouse
>problem in various versions of Windows.
>    http://www.transasnautic.com/downloads/manuals/Jump_2K_XP.pdf
>GPS Troubleshooting - Mouse Problems
>    http://www.beaglesoft.com/stsytroublemouse.htm
>See: fastdetect:comnumber in:
>Available switch options for the Windows XP and the Windows Server 2003
>Boot.ini files
>    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;833721
>How to Disable Detection of Devices on Serial Ports
>    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/131976/
>Overview of the COMDisable Tool
>    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/819036/
>Serial Device May Be Detected as a Serial Mouse in Windows 2000
>    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/283063/

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