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Upgrading to Microsoft Mouse Driver Version 8.1

This article was previously published under Q74450
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Microsoft Mouse driver version 8.1 is available to current Microsoft Mouseowners. For information, call Microsoft Sales Information Center (MSIC) at(800) 426-9400.

The version 8.1 driver is available at no charge to Microsoft Mouseowners currently using version 8.0 of the Mouse driver. There is a $25charge (plus shipping and handling) to upgrade from a driver versionearlier than 8.0.

A free version of the driver is made available to MS-DOS 5 Upgrade ownerswho have Microsoft Mouse driver version 6.2 or earlier and own a MicrosoftMouse. For information about obtaining the driver, call Microsoft MS-DOSproduct support or Microsoft Sales Information Center (MSIC) at the numberabove. MOUSE.COM version 7.04 is included with the 5.0a version of MS-DOS 5Upgrade.
The Microsoft Mouse driver version 8.1 is to be used ONLY withMicrosoft mice. Microsoft does not support this driver with otherbrands of mice.
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Article ID: 74450 - Last Review: 11/21/1999 14:14:00 - Revision: 1.0

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