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What other inventions came about from the first mouse click? One of the most important innovations was the mouse pad. When you got a good pad and began typing on it, you could easily scroll up or down the screen by using your finger or a stylus.
The earliest models were not that good. There were problems with moving the mouse from left to right or down. Many people soon learned that if you placed a bookmark on the top corner of the mouse pad, then you could move the mouse cursor around using your mouse’s track wheel instead of having to scroll up and down using the scroll button. Soon the mouse pad became a large, comfortable leather accessory that was easy to use. It even had a button for turning the lights off.
Then someone decided to place a small electrical charge on the edges of the mouse buttons.
This made the mouse much easier to turn. Soon this became the standard on all mice in use. The invention of the computer mouse came next. Many people began to type on their keyboards instead of their mice. Soon they realized that this was much easier than pushing the buttons on the mouse.
People soon realized that if they pushed the center mouse button, then the cursor would move up and down. Some even began placing their windows on the mouse pad itself. The first clicker mouse came along later and these first clickers revolutionized the industry. These devices allowed people to click without having to hold the mouse button down.
The computer mouse and the clicker mouse are now commonly used by nearly everyone in the world.
Each has its advantages, though there is no debate that the computer mouse is the more superior device. Many people argue that without the clicker mouse, our fingers would have been damaged. There are many who agree with this statement, but it does not have the same impact when you look at the benefits of the mouse.
A mouse button is much more secure than a keyboard button. No matter how strong your hand, a computer mouse will bend or break very easily if you press the wrong button. The computer mouse, without a click button, works in a very similar fashion to a regular mechanical mouse, where you place your finger on the side of the mouse and slowly allow the mouse wheel to spin. Once you have placed your finger, the wheel moves and the mouse click making a mechanical movement that pushes a particular key on your keyboard.
There are also mouse pads available to aid in your productivity.
Mouse pads were designed to help the computer user find their mouse buttons much easier. The pad contains the buttons, so the user can simply push a button on the pad to push the corresponding button on the mouse. Some of the more advanced mouse pads also feature laser DPI along with different buttons, so that the user can make their mouse movements much more precise. In addition, computer mouse pads were invented to help those who have arthritis, have difficulty using the computer, have no wrist support, or are typing using a keyboard with poor wrist support.
The computer mouse has come a long way from its humble beginning and has now become an integral part of our everyday lives. The invention of the mouse has given us comfort, help in our productivity, and helped with our hand and wrist support. So, when someone mentions what other inventions came due to the first mouse, the name of the mouse comes to mind.