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I’m not sure what existing IC is in use by the ScrollPoints or other optical mice which use similar indiscreet sensors. Applying InputClass ” ScrollPoint “. Mousee additional information and current prices, contact your local IBM representative.

Optical technology provides precision control and has no mechanical ball, thus there is no need for a mouse pad. IBM reserves the right to alter product offerings and specifications at any time without notice.

Options by IBM: IBM Optical 3-Button ScrollPoint Mouse PS/2 & USB

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. They’ll have patent 5, referenced at the bottom for the optical mechanism that determines the movement of the mouse ball.

Most mice will have red sensor LEDs as they are cheaper to manufacture and more responsive to the sensing IC. Disassembling the ScrollPoint mechanism itself reveals the pads scollpoint sense the resistance when compressed, along with the patent number for the technology on the back which doesn’t seem to be an IBM patent: Therefore it may be possible to replace the existing red LED with an infrared one.


Customers also shopped for. If your ScrollPoint isn’t new and has a damaged rubber coating, just use a magic eraser and gently remove the rubber or let the plastic soak in water and soap for a few hours and rub it off with a coarse cloth. It’s also possible to replace the 5mm red optical sensing LED to blue.

Options by IBM: IBM Optical 3-Button ScrollPoint Mouse — dpi — PS/2 & USB

It can only be obtained used or NOS at this point going forward. Obviously it’s more expensive to include a detachable connector so Based on model MO09K, these ScrollPoint mice are slightly elongated to compensate for the wireless circuitry. This PCB is connected by two ribbon cables that are hard-soldered. IBM has performed compatibility testing with a broad mix of IBM-compatible computers produced by other manufacturers.

A touch-stick on a mouse seemed like a great idea and I was pleasantly surprised that IBM actually made one.

Your technical support representative can help you determine the best alternative. Finding ScrollPoints in new condition is more uncommon, but not impossible.

IBM ScrollPoint Pro (31P8700) Mouse

Internet surfers using this contoured mouse will enjoy increased comfortable and pressure-sensitive scrolling in any direction. Notably, a wheel mouse can also provide the same type of sliding scroll that this tiny middle button does and the scroll bar found on any document can provide far better navigation options than the light switch on this thing.


Security, Auditability, and Control This product uses the security and auditability features of the system in which it is installed. How awesome is that? Shipping included on all repairs. There was a problem completing your request. Probably some gorilla glue or any polymer glue will keep it stuck on indefinitely.

: IBM 3-Button Scrollpoint Optical Mouse: Electronics

If you need warranty service, return or exchange is available. For IBM machines with on-site labor, IBM will attempt to diagnose and resolve the problem remotely before sending a technician. Help and Service Information During the warranty period, technical support can be obtained by accessing IBM’s online services or calling the HelpCenterto answer questions regarding your new IBM option.

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I had tried to pay a C-programmer friend years ago to write me a driver for it to no avail and even considered trying to figure out how to hack one up myself to support this, but I knew it would likely turn into a huge project with a very steep learning curve.

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