Additional Information Warranty Information For a copy of applicable product warranties, write to: Be careful not to cut too deep and slice away the plastic. I want to be your swell internet blogger who does all the really neat stuff you want a swell internet blogger to do. The Hardware Maintenance Manual has been discontinued. There are some of the non-Pro’s on ebay , I’m wondering if they’d be a good choice of spare mice to keep around for those times you need a decent one in an emergency. These mice came in two colours, black and ivory:
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One of the latches is broken, and I was told by the person dumping it that the motherboard on it is fried. They came in two colours: This mouse has its fair share of drawbacks too.
Availability ScrollPoint mice generally go under the radar as not too many people are acute to them. If you upgrade your kernel and headers the horizontal scrolling will quit after rebooting! A usb option would be better.
There’s some regular Scrollpoints in ivory on eBay right now. It’s impossible to purchase this mouse new unless you can find new old stock.
IBM ScrollPoint Optical 3 Button Mouse Overview – CNET
This driver also fixes issues with using the ScrollPoint in Google Chrome. Metallic Black Connector Style: I have a few comments about the revision differences.
Disassembling the ScrollPoint mechanism itself reveals the pads which 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: It’s practically brand new since I only used it a few times. csrollpoint
Facebook Twitter Print Email. Running scorllpoint version sanity check. Mon, 08 March These mice came in two colours, black and ivory: I’m not sure why IBM made these mice more expensive to manufacture as time went on perhaps to make it easier to repair as they carried a 1 year on-site warranty; or someone internally at IBM wanted to make it easier for people to mod them– unlikely.
IBM ScrollPoint Pro (31P8700) Mouse
The LED is mounted facing just behind the same– it can be swapped out for any desired colour. Mouse Pointing Device Connectivity Technology: Planning Scrollpoinnt Cable Orders Required: Probably some gorilla glue or any polymer glue will keep it stuck on indefinitely.
The colour is actually very subtle, but the metallic black really has an edge with the glitter in the injection plastic. But the thing about the Scrollpont Pro is that it’s actually the sort of mouse I’d use, not a strange curio.
IBM ScrollPoint – mouse Series
Prices are subject to change without notice. Are your eyes bleeding? So, if you work with your left hand, you might as well as skip this one. Speed is controlled based on the pressure applied for continuous-dynamic scrolling; this reduces the strain on the finger caused by standard scroll wheels and also allows the user to adjust the speed on a variable basis not scrollppint to a set interval at any given time.
Facebook Twitter Print Email Like this: I’ve replaced the original blue LED with a purple one, and it really fits the mouse very well 1 matching the ScrollPoint cap’s original colour much better 2 makes the glow a lot scrkllpoint soft and less visually intrusive. This however is incorrect, all ScrollPoint mice use the same resistive mechanism and all cite the same patent.
IBM – 31P : IBM Optical Scrollpoint Mouse
ecrollpoint The antique sage ones are prized for their unique look, however. Hell, I don’t even have a basement, as much as I’d like one.
Is the Pro version functionally different to the regular one, or just more comfortable and better looking? The ScrollPoint does not light up for these ones. Additional Ib Warranty Information For a copy of applicable product warranties, write to: