Right click not working mac os x

right click on mouse will not work

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Enable “Right-Click” on a Mac Laptop

Use safe mode to isolate issues with your Mac - Apple Support If they work then there is something installed causing the problem. If it doesn't work in safe mode, creaate a new user and see if it works there. This is an Apple mouse? Rebooted in safe mode. Same issue.

New user. Mouse is an Apple Magic Mouse that came with the iMac. Neither would my TechTool 10 to go boot drive. Untested with Mojave. My son has an identical iMac. Question marked as Solved User profile for user: Contextual menu now working as previously.

How to Enable a Literal Right-Click in Mac OS X

Skuder Skuder. If you hover over your dock do you see the Program names appear? The pointer also doesn't change for me when I hover over buttons. Trigale Trigale.

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Regardless of the terminology used, the intended objective function is always the same; mimicking a right click on the Mac. If it doesn't work in safe mode, creaate a new user and see if it works there. And actually i don't have that menu. Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? However, now the right click with that Magic Mouse does no longer work. JavaScript is disabled. Top Bottom.

Open System Preferences, Mouse. Set secondary click to right in Mouse.

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I resolved it by deleting: Paolo Paolo 96 1. This worked for me, too. However, I needed to enable the secondary click in System Preferences after removing both files and restarting my Mac. This worked. First delete the. I'm having the same issue, and deleting the above files and rebooting didn't change anything. Also tried resetting the Bluetooth module and factory resetting all connected Bluetooth devices. Interestingly, I only noticed the issue after updating to Mojave When I was on Very useful - thank you!

This fixed my magic mouse that had been working happily until I installed Mojave. The upgrade to Then select Debug.

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just you i think. try adjusting click speeds in system pref. First, a reminder that a two fingered click functions as a right-click in Mac OS X. This is much faster and intuitive once you get the hang of it, but.

Then do the obvious. Good to know. I did reset the device and had to re-pair the device but the right click still does not work as you may see in my updated question.