Oracle VM Poor Mouse Functionality on Windows Hardware Fully-Virtualized (HVM) Virtual Machines on Oracle VM VNC Console (Doc ID 1681239.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 11, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.1.1 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Goal

This article provides instructions to improve mouse pointer functionality when it fails to track the cursor in Oracle VM VNC Viewer session on a Windows Hardware Fully-Virtualized (HVM) guest. These windows guest functionality was tested on VM guests running Microsoft Windows 2000 SP1 up to 4, 2003 SP2, 2008, 2008R2 with PV driver version 3.0.1, and Oracle VM version 3.2.8 initial release. It does apply to 3.1.x and later.

Solution

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