Solved is it ok to use compressed gas duster to clean a mouse sensor Tags: Mice Components Last response: August 5, 2013 8:01 AM in Components Share immafrog1337 August 5, 2013 7:24:32 AM is it ok to use compressed gas duster to clean a mouse sensor? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : compressed gas duster clean mouse sensor Reply to immafrog1337 immafrog1337 August 5, 2013 7:24:53 AM anyone use this? Reply to immafrog1337 rgd1101 August 5, 2013 7:30:48 AM mouse sensor? Reply to rgd1101 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gbryan101 August 5, 2013 7:31:56 AM I have done it and not had issues. Just be careful not to let the can blow extremely cold air on the sensor. Reply to gbryan101 immafrog1337 August 5, 2013 7:37:06 AM gbryan101 said:I have done it and not had issues. Just be careful not to let the can blow extremely cold air on the sensor. so how far do u spray from the straw to the mouse sensor? Reply to immafrog1337 Best solution nukemaster August 5, 2013 7:59:43 AM A quick blast to remove dust should not hurt it. You are not cleaning the sensor as much as a lens that is placed over it. If you are worried, keep the can just a bit farther away. Reply to nukemaster gbryan101 August 5, 2013 8:01:41 AM About three inches. Honestly, a Q-tip with a bit of rubbing alcohol works better. Reply to gbryan101 Ask the community Post an answer Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !