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Mouse tracking issues on second monitor #6598

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Qchristensen opened this issue Nov 29, 2016 · 2 comments
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Mouse tracking issues on second monitor #6598

Qchristensen opened this issue Nov 29, 2016 · 2 comments
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@Qchristensen Qchristensen commented Nov 29, 2016

When a second monitor is connected (with the desktop extended to it) and mouse tracking is enabled in NVDA, mouse tracking reports as if the mouse was moving up and down the edge of the first monitor - as if it was on the very far left, right, top or bottom, depending on the location of the second monitor. Playing audio coordinates seems to confirm this.

Preferred behaviour: Correctly track mouse location on multiple monitors, just as it is tracked on the first monitor.

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@feerrenrut feerrenrut commented Nov 30, 2016

Yes, I can reproduce this with NVDA version next-13701,967f1697.

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A related bit of code would be the positioning of the Speechviewer which needs to check if the layout of the monitors is different from when the speechviewer window was saved.

Setting priority 2, this could be quite a confusing bug and should be quick to fix.

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@jcsteh jcsteh commented Nov 30, 2016

@feerrenrut feerrenrut self-assigned this Dec 13, 2016
feerrenrut added a commit that referenced this issue Jan 16, 2017
Re issue #6598
Merge branch 'i6598-mouseTrackingMultiMon' into next
@nvaccessAuto nvaccessAuto added this to the 2017.1 milestone Jan 31, 2017
feerrenrut added a commit that referenced this issue Jan 31, 2017
- Mouse tracking now works across all screens on computers with multiple monitors. (Issue #6598)
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