How to Configure the Microsoft Mouse 1054
By Chris Miksen
The Microsoft Mouse model 1054 is the Microsoft Notebook Laser Mouse 6000 product. The mouse offers high definition laser technology, allowing for more precise control. It comes with several different features, including wireless capability, a magnifier, 4-wheel scrolling, and customizable buttons. Configuring the 1054 model requires you to install the IntelliType software first, which is the software the powers the many features of the mouse.
Insert the IntelliType software CD into your CD or DVD drive. Follow the onscreen instructions, such as confirming you wish to install the software and where on your computer to install it. Restart your computer if necessary.
Connect the wireless mouse transceiver into an available USB port on your computer. The Microsoft laser mouse will begin working.
Click the Windows "Start" menu. Click "All Programs." Click "Microsoft Mouse." A screen will appear with several different options to customize your mouse. Click on each option to configure and customize your mouse. For example, click the down arrow next to "Button 4" to customize action clicking that button will take, such as accessing media or the Internet. The button layout is shown on the screen. You can also change the speed of the mouse pointer.
- Press the "Connect" button on the bottom of the mouse if your mouse is having connection trouble.
Located in Pittsburgh, Chris Miksen has been writing instructional articles on a wide range of topics for online publications since 2007. He currently owns and operates a vending business. Miksen has written a variety of technical and business articles throughout his writing career. He studied journalism at the Community College of Allegheny County.