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I fixed my mouse accidentally... by drowning it in alcohol!

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My Logitech Hyperion Fury G402 beast was broken for months - the scroll wheel button would not work, although the scroll whell worked fine. I was cleaning the external parts with alcohol and cutton swabs and the MEOW came along and a ton of 91% alcohol poured on my futty PC accessory (mouse). I let it dry over night, say down just moments ago to see if it still works and it does work and BEHOLD - the scroll wheel button works! I can finally continue playing The Division since using any button other than the wheel button to zoom in was too cumbersome.

If your mouse buttons seem broken - drown is heavily in alcohol and wait - it might get fixed that way biggrin.gif !
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You say this as if drowning problems in alcohol is some new revelation. Of course it works.
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Lol i was just going to say the same thing. Happy accidents.
    
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Drop yourself into alcohol and fix everything - the old Russian method
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Hmm.. Seems you should let your Cat service your gear.
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This is the first report i see where the cat actually fixes the mouse, not the opposite.
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You say this as if drowning problems in alcohol is some new revelation. Of course it works.

Yet rarely does the fix work once you sober up, which is what makes this case so particulary special - its sober/dry as the desert, yet keeps on working!
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This is the first report i see where the cat actually fixes the mouse, not the opposite.

Heh, cats can also solve behavior issues, like being too lazy to shut the bathroom door as you proceed to fix your bladder. Once a kitten jumps up during that process and scratches what is holy and untouchable, you will never forget to shut the door fo the bathroom again...
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This is the first report i see where the cat actually fixes the mouse, not the opposite.

Heh, cats can also solve behavior issues, like being too lazy to shut the bathroom door as you proceed to fix your bladder. Once a kitten jumps up during that process and scratches what is holy and untouchable, you will never forget to shut the door fo the bathroom again...

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