Wireless mouse causes screen flicker

Recently updated to Windows 10 and got a new Asus Monitor and new GEforce video card. Now my wireless mouse causes my screen to flicker when I click or move the mouse.  I verified the source of the problem by replacing the wireless mouse with a wired one.  I like my wireless mouse and would rather use it.  I have tried moving the wireless sending unit to different locations without success. I have updated the video card to their latest Windows 10 driver. Any ideas?
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
Try a different wireless mouse.  The frequency that is coming from the mouse is what is causing the interference.

A different mouse would have a different frequency and maybe not cause the interference.

The only other option I can think of is to somehow shield the mouse.

As a test, you could try to cover your mouse with heavy duty aluminum foil and see if that changes anything.

If it does you might be able to line the inside of your mouse with the foil to create a barrier.

Either that or try a different monitor.  I don't think it has anything to do with the video card.  That is inside of the computer and therefore shielded.

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you can also move the screen or rotate it a bit - that can help too
i avoid wireless devices if possible - there's enough radiation around already
kentcraneAuthor Commented:
Follow-up:  The wireless mouse that I was have trouble with was a Microsoft Natural 6000 which I have used for years and really like (but is no longer in production.)  I tried a wired mouse which made the problem go away.  Wanting a wireless mouse, I tried a Logitech Performance MX which has a similar design as the Natural 6000 and does not cause the screen flicker.
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did you try reorienting the screen and cable a bit?
kentcraneAuthor Commented:
Update to my Update:  The Logitech Performance MX mouse did not fix the problem. It has a little usb button instead of the cable like the Microsoft Natural so there is no cable to move. Because of very limited space, I cannot move either the monitor or the computer which sit side by side.  It looks like I am stuck with either a jittery screen or a wired mouse.
not the mouse cable -- - - - - -> the monitor cable
i know that a wireless mouse has no cable - lol and rofl and such
kentcraneAuthor Commented:
Your suggestion made perfect sense to me since my Microsoft Natural mouse sending unit is attached to a 36" cable. All my other cables are in somewhat of a bundle as they make their way to the back of the computer.  I will try separating the monitor cable and see what happens.
ok - waiting
kentcraneAuthor Commented:
Final Update:  After shuffling the wires around and getting no relief, I changed the VGA cable out for an HDMI/DVI cable and all is well, problem solved.
Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
Must be better shielding in the HDMI/DVI cable.  

Just out of curiosity....did you try the aluminum foil over the mouse?
kentcraneAuthor Commented:
No, I didn't try the aluminum foil.  I am in a business setting and was afraid of ridicule from my co-workers. Just kidding.. Anyway, it seemed kind of cumbersome and not a workable long-term solution.  Also, if the foil would prevent signals from reaching my monitor, wouldn't it also prevent signals from reaching the usb receiver?
so it was the cable...
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