The application lets you program any of the buttons. This computer hardware article is a stub. That’s not to say the IntelliMouse Explorer 4. One could also say that this makes them more practical because it’s hard to hit them accidentally. One thing it has going for it is value.

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Now I am between the two companies. Microsoft European Union Microsoft competition case Microsoft v. I was initially turned off by the smooth scroll, but I have gotten comfortable with it.

Affordable 19″ LCD Monitors. One could say that this makes them less practical since they’re harder to use.

Optical Mice: Microsoft and Logitech

Two Manufacturers, Three Sensors. You can feel the little clicks at the edge. The mouse has two thumb buttons on the top edge of the left side.

Some of this is personal preference, but I think anyone would agree that at least the smaller, more forward button is too far. One problem is that the clicks help you with certain tasks.

But if you want ergonomics that approach perfection and a multidirectional scroll button without the outlay of the wireless mouse, then go for it. Two Manufacturers, Three Sensors Page 4: The two main buttons are somewhat large.


The Choice Of Weapons. The scroll wheel basically rocks left and right for sideways navigation of documents, web pages, etc. As for straight optical performance, the IntelliMouse Explorer 4. Wireless Discretion Page So Logitech has some competition after all.

The original IntelliMouse was intellomouse on July 22,with its stand-out feature being a scroll wheel.

This is the wired version of the previous mouse and that is really the only difference between them. That’s not to say the IntelliMouse Explorer 4. Two scallops run up from the buttons up to the top of the mouse. In Mouse Systemsowned by KYE sinceproduced the world’s first mouse with a scroll wheel.

Even at MSRP it’s a good deal, but you can practically steal it.

Software Downloads: IntelliMouse Explorer

IntelliMouse is a series of computer intellimohse from Microsoft. In the other titles the button either didn’t show up at all or, more commonly, was recognized as Left Mouse or Right Mouse.


They are exactly the same shape and have exactly the same features. Retrieved 9 November They use IntelliPoint drivers and its main competitor through the years has been Logitech.

This version featured IntelliEye optical tracking technology, eliminating the need for a mouse ball or mousepad. Incidentally, if I can find a comprehensive list of games that work with the Microsoft IntelliMouse Explorer 4. The scroll wheel is also unique because it scrolls absolutely smoothly. These buttons might prove difficult to use for gamers, where speed is essential. I didn’t encounter too may sites with which I had to use the Tilt Wheel technology. I appreciated that I could use them, but I wished they were in closer reach.

One intellinouse it has going for it is value. Unfortunately you can’t have the thumb buttons set to double-click if you want to use them in a game.