What mouse do you use? (to play bzflag)

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Post by *Boinkage*! » Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:51 pm

I got a mouse with 5 buttons, but you will not BELIEVE the lag on it! It takes over a second for something to happen. I have a joystick, I may use that.
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Post by blast » Wed Aug 08, 2007 4:24 pm

*Boinkage*! wrote:I got a mouse with 5 buttons, but you will not BELIEVE the lag on it! It takes over a second for something to happen. I have a joystick, I may use that.
Sounds like you need to buy a mouse that isn't broken.
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Post by Ratatosk » Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:35 pm

uhh i have a little silver/brown mouse with little floting candy in a brown chocolate like fluid, got at hersheys store :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:
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Razer DeathAdder

Post by trainee » Wed Aug 15, 2007 4:22 am

Razer DeathAdder (when playing the Windows version, since there isn't a Mac driver; otherwise, a Razer Pro or Razer Diamondback).

It is a great mouse. It is very comfortable and fast.

Microsoft also sells a version of the DeathAdder with some different features, IIRC.

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Post by Big Cheese » Thu Aug 16, 2007 3:57 pm

Microsoft wireless laser mouse 5000, basically winny's mouse minus a extra button.

then my stock COMPAQ keyboard which does me just fine.
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Post by D is for Dangerous » Mon Sep 03, 2007 10:32 pm

i got a broken mac mouse wahoo
all it does is click FANCY
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Post by os krazy » Tue Sep 04, 2007 2:14 am

:roll: :| well im using a cheap mouse it only has a left button :( its a mac! :evil:

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Post by JeffM » Tue Sep 04, 2007 3:47 am

1) if it's a mac, then it's not cheap.
2) if it only has one button, how can it be the "left" one, when there is no "right" one to compare it to.

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Post by Albino Blacksheep » Tue Sep 04, 2007 7:29 pm

os krazy wrote::roll: :| well im using a cheap mouse it only has a left button :( its a mac! :evil:
I think your thinking of the Mac Mighty Moues. It looks like it only has one button, but in System Prefrences on your mac, go to Keyboard and Mouse, and you can make it so the right side of the little trackwheel is right click
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Post by ushalldie154 » Mon Sep 10, 2007 11:35 am

I use a Wired Logitech Trackman Wheel.
The shape fits your hand and the trackball is somewhat easier to use than a mouse.

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scroll wheel (also acts as middle button)
left button
right button
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Post by F687/s » Tue Sep 11, 2007 8:16 pm

I use a mighty mouse, because I'm stuck with a Mac.

I'm looking into buying a nice one with the money I wish I had.

But the Mighty Mouse looks so cool, and I don't want to buy a dedicated BZ mouse...

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Post by romfis » Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:34 pm

I have this mouse here. :D

From: Logitech MX Revolution
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Price: 89.90 Euro - 121.14 Dollar

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Post by ducktape » Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:59 pm

romfis wrote:I have this mouse here. :D

From: Logitech MX Revolution
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Price: 89.90 Euro - 121.14 Dollar

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at my best buy they have this mouse for 89.99. not that it reall ymatters but just letting you know. http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp ... 3336299244
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Post by Hattori Hanzo » Wed Sep 19, 2007 7:42 am

i play with keyboard :P no mouse keyboard its faster solution for me :>

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Post by XLR8 » Fri Sep 21, 2007 12:23 am

I also use a Logitech, although my mouse is so worn-out I can't tell its actual type or version or whatever. I have a left- and right-click, a scroll wheel, and some button in between that I have no idea what it does. :?

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Post by CloakerGirl » Mon Sep 24, 2007 10:52 pm

I use a standard COMPAQ mouse that came with my computer, but I used to have a nice Microsoft one, but then my little (I say 'little' 'cause he's younger, but not 'little' in literal terms) brother broke one of the buttons off, so I'm stuck with a pretty bad mouse and no mouse pad. Argh. :(
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Post by dexter » Mon Oct 15, 2007 1:54 pm

I must say I always thought keyboard was way more practical for playing bzflag. Maybe it's because I'm using a laptop. So no mouse for me...

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Post by CloakerGirl » Tue Oct 16, 2007 1:43 am

I agree, whodaman. I don't use my mouse all that much, except on a few maps whose names escape me. I haven't actually been playing all that much. . . but I am starting to feel the call. . . must play. . . no! Aggghhh! I. . . have. . .to. . . finish. . . typ. .i. .n. .g . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Post by StainlessSteelRat » Tue Oct 16, 2007 5:25 am

I use a Logitech Marble Mouse, which is actually a trackball:
http://www.logitech.com/index.cfm/mice_ ... 6&cl=us,en
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Post by TreadHead » Wed Feb 27, 2008 10:55 pm

When I really need to move in fine shades, I use Mickeysoft's Basic Optical Mouse.

Most of the time, however, I use the one with 114 keys.

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Post by tw1sted » Wed Feb 27, 2008 11:04 pm

When i first started playing, i used to use the keyboard. I eventually switched over to the mouse because i felt it gave me more control.

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Post by slon02 » Thu Feb 28, 2008 1:59 am

i use the cheap-a$$ mouse that came with my Dell Dimension E510.
features include: left mouse button, right mouse button, middle button/scroll wheel
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Post by clarahobbs » Thu Feb 28, 2008 2:14 am

I use a really, really old Logitech cordless mouse. It often malfunctions, but I still like it more than corded mice. For some reason, the cord always caught on stuff and made it hard for the mouse to stay still.
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Post by papercut » Sun Mar 30, 2008 6:46 am

Microsoft "IME 3.0" on a SteelSeries QcK mousepad... :shock:

I used to play counter-strike competitively, so it's just leftover from that. It works well enough for bzflag, though!

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