Archive for March 7th, 2012

Using the Cyborg R.A.T. 7 with Ubuntu

March 7, 2012

The Cyborg R.A.T.7(now know as the Mad Catz R.A.T. 7) from Cyborg (now Mad Catz) is a fantastic, solid mouse with plenty of customization options and a cool appearance…Huh? What’s this?

Why can’t I click icons? Hmm. The right-click menu is not appearing and the buttons no longer seem to work. Did the Ubuntu desktop just lock up?

“Nooo! I need to save, but nothing is responding. The mouse quit working! Help!”

As good as the R.A.T. 7 mouse is, there are a few issues to be aware of when used with Ubuntu 10.10. This article will provide a few solutions and tips that make the R.A.T. 7 play well with Ubuntu.

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