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Long USB extension for mouse control
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December 31, 2013 - 10:17 am
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Has anyone ever tried to use a long (50-60′) USB extension on one of the DVR units to extend mouse controls?  I’d like to run a video feed from the DVR to a large screen TV in the other room but won’t be able to control it without a mouse.  I was wondering if a product like this (link below) might work.

 

http://www.newegg.com/Product/…..6812228657

 

 

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Hello, 

 

I have tried that before and sometimes it works and sometimes it will not. Normally I use a wireless mouse like the Microsoft 3500 series mouse and it seems to work fine. 

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How far will that 3500 mouse go?  Will it go through a wall or two at about 30′ to DVR?

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I don’t know exactly, but you can just try it out. 

 

 

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