I have been thinking about buying a Q500 optical mouse on ebay. Its a serial mouse. The guy has pics up and he has a good ebay reputation.
It comes with a mouse pad, and the mouse.
I want to purchase it for an old windows 98 PC running 98 SE I tinker with occasionally. I saw it on ebay and its only $9 so I figured what the hell Iwould give it a try. I have only seen a few posts on the net where it was mentioned and it was all positive.
Have any of you ever used a Q500 optical serial mouse in the past? If so what was the quality. I dont expect it to be as good as todays optical/laser mice/mouse whatever.
12-2011 Bought a couple of these things.... they are a bit unusual. They have 2 sensors in the bottom which look at the horz and vert lines on the supplied mouse pad. They cannot be used on any other surface. One came without the glider feet on the bottom of the mouse, but it is a spare for me (a piece of old equipment which uses serial mouse for all input), so it works pretty well.