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In your opinion? What does opinion have to do with this issue?
His use of "IMO" doesn't really make sense..I think he means "I have observed that only people using cloth mouse pads are having sensor issues." I could be wrong, but that is just my interpretation of what he meant.
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BTW Erick, I stole your OCN flame , gotta represent lol ( even if it is my mouse )
    
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post #23 of 111
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Originally Posted by krameriffic View Post
In your opinion? What does opinion have to do with this issue?
He's stating it more like his opinion is not a scientific fact, but it is what he has observed.

Also, Team Gurren Lagann & OCN Flame as logo's on my mouse is WIN!

I love this mouse.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by krameriffic View Post
In your opinion? What does opinion have to do with this issue?
Looks like I need to find a Webster's New World dictionary to post in the forum ... if you take up the trouble to search around about people complaining (Drift, Jitter, Z-axis ) about this mouse, you'll observe that most of the times they were using generic soft pads. More often than not, their troubles were resolved once they switched to quality pads.

Regarding the logo, I use a N7 logo... looks great when the top LED is set to blue!
Edited by tech99 - 4/25/10 at 8:57pm
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I am using a Wolfking Sniper mouse pad. The only problem I have with it is that I have a desk lamp sitting near it. If the lamp is on, I notice my CM Sentinel doesn't react too well. If the light is off, the mouse acts properly. Is it because the light is refracting from the mouse pad into the mouse sensor and is "confusing" it slightly. I just don't have enough desk space to move the light elsewhere. Getting rid of the desk lamp will just make my computer part of the room too dark. What to do???
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I am using a Wolfking Sniper mouse pad. The only problem I have with it is that I have a desk lamp sitting near it. If the lamp is on, I notice my CM Sentinel doesn't react too well. If the light is off, the mouse acts properly. Is it because the light is refracting from the mouse pad into the mouse sensor and is "confusing" it slightly. I just don't have enough desk space to move the light elsewhere. Getting rid of the desk lamp will just make my computer part of the room too dark. What to do???
Flip the lamp and have it bounce light of the ceiling
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Flip the lamp and have it bounce light of the ceiling
I've done that. It just blinds me. The lamp isn't high enough.
Is there a mousepad that isn't "shiny". I tried using a generic blue Hewlet Packard mousepad and the mouse still responds the same with the light on. Let me rephrase the problem, any sort of light (desk lamp light, room light, window light) will make the CM Sentinel react wierd. In order for the mouse to work properly, I have to play in pitch black condition, which is fine in the middle of the night. When afternoon comes, mouse acts all squiggly.
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I've done that. It just blinds me. The lamp isn't high enough.
Is there a mousepad that isn't "shiny". I tried using a generic blue Hewlet Packard mousepad and the mouse still responds the same with the light on. Let me rephrase the problem, any sort of light (desk lamp light, room light, window light) will make the CM Sentinel react wierd. In order for the mouse to work properly, I have to play in pitch black condition, which is fine in the middle of the night. When afternoon comes, mouse acts all squiggly.
That's really odd. Do you have a solid black surface you can try playin on?
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That's really odd. Do you have a solid black surface you can try playin on?
The Wolfking Sniper pad is black. I've learned to alternate between my MX518 in the afternoons and CM Sentinel in the night. I just like the feel of the CM Sentinel better than the MX518. They're both awesome mouses.

Can anyone recommend a non-shiny mouse pad for me?
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The Wolfking Sniper pad is black. I've learned to alternate between my MX518 in the afternoons and CM Sentinel in the night. I just like the feel of the CM Sentinel better than the MX518. They're both awesome mouses.

Can anyone recommend a non-shiny mouse pad for me?
Cooler Master Storm FPS Tactics

I use it with my Storm Sentinel. Works like a dream, all light.
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