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Re: Is MS responsible for bad hardware?
>This is getting absurd - what your probably have is a mouse with a
>scratchy left button - I can, as I write this, insert the cursor in the
>of a word, OR, if I 'double click' on a word, it is 'selected' or
>You know, seriously - you guys are (legitimately I think too) griping about
>Microsoft when the REAL CULPRIT is very, very often CHEAP FLAKEY
>HARDWARE!!! There is some real crap out there, and of course if you run
>software from ANYBODY on crummy hardware you will have problems.
Naw, this happens on my home machine and work machine alike, both Dells. I
have been a programmer since 1968 and know the difference between hardware
and software problems. The woman who sits down the hall for me and puts out
a department newsletter won't use a mouse in any Win95 applications,
because the behavior is so flakey.