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So my Logitech G400's been totally fine since i bought it almost 8 months ago then a few days ago it started disconnecting and being a pain mad.gif. I dont want to buy another mouse or get it replacement as i know it will have the same problem seeing its a common problem with a bodgy cable headscratch.gif.

So i was wondering it i could

A. replace the cable with one from another more reliable mouse (seen it done with the old MX518)

B. get a usb header and wire a cable up myself?

If you could tell me what mice cables would fit it that would be great or what wires to get so i can make a whole cable myself

Thanks wheee.gif
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If it's still like with the MX518's, that's probably the easiest way. Get a MX518 cable, unplug it inside, plug it into the G400 and voila you're done.
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If it's still like with the MX518's, that's probably the easiest way. Get a MX518 cable, unplug it inside, plug it into the G400 and voila you're done.

Yeah i was thinking that but i can get an MX518 cable from eBay but its gonna take nearly a month to get here and i kinda wanted to fix it tomorrow -_-

I was thinking maybe using the Microsoft Express Mouse cable but im not 100% sure on if it'll work
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thought id update you guys i fixed it by using an old Microsoft mouse cable and it works fine now ^_^
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which cable exactly???
i was facing the same issues
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Originally Posted by Aussiejuggalo View Post

So my Logitech G400's been totally fine since i bought it almost 8 months ago then a few days ago it started disconnecting and being a pain mad.gif. I dont want to buy another mouse or get it replacement as i know it will have the same problem seeing its a common problem with a bodgy cable headscratch.gif.

So i was wondering it i could

A. replace the cable with one from another more reliable mouse (seen it done with the old MX518)

B. get a usb header and wire a cable up myself?

If you could tell me what mice cables would fit it that would be great or what wires to get so i can make a whole cable myself

Thanks wheee.gif

If it is still under warranty then just RMA it, simple.

If not, just get a new one if u have a way to get a cheap one. My new G400s is $27.
post #7 of 7
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Originally Posted by kaliya View Post

which cable exactly???
i was facing the same issues

any cable taken from another mouse.
just make sure it has the wires in the same order inside the plug as the original cable + you might need to cut off the stressrelief from the new cable to make it fit.

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