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Old 12-12-09, 05:05 PM
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Mouse when training indoor

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I like to have my pc in front of me when riding indoor on trainers to have something to beat the boredom ;-)
Do you have any suggestions for a cheap way to navigate the mouse, I've been looking at a few presentation mouse, but they are a bit more expensive and have more features than I need.

Thanks
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you should still be able to get a touch pad. I have an old one that goes into ps/2 mouse port. You get used to it.
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Originally Posted by koger View Post
Hi

I like to have my pc in front of me when riding indoor on trainers to have something to beat the boredom ;-)
Do you have any suggestions for a cheap way to navigate the mouse, I've been looking at a few presentation mouse, but they are a bit more expensive and have more features than I need.

Thanks
I can understand the boredom - I don't know how folk cope with trainers

Cheap is the problem

Do you have a smart mobile phone? There are several mouse/keyboard apps for iPhone, for example, which can be operated by a thumb or finger.

One idea that occurred to me was to use a dynamo on a trainer to power a small tv or dvd player, so I'd have some motivation to keep pedalling ;-)
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