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MNolanEBPs

Can not log in at Win 7 pro login screen

I can CTrl_Alt_Del but the keyboard and mouse are non responsive

The mouse cursor will disappear from time tome when I am logged in.

I am running 4 PCs; 2 - Win 7 pro, 1 - Win 10, 1 Mac OS-10.12.4

Synergy ver: 1.8.8-stable-25a8cb2 

Dell OptiPLex 7040, PS2 mouse, microsoft Wireless USB mouse.

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Paul Suarez

Try setting server's Synergy as Elevated Always.

  1. Click Edit
  2. Click Setting
  3. Set Elevate to Always
  4. Click OK
  5. Click Apply or Start
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MNolanEBPs

Ok, Set to Elevate.

I will let you know how it goes...

The Synergy icon does not appear in the Taskbar notifications tray...

Any suggestions regarding 'auto config'?

Does 'auto config' require Bonjour?

I have tried rebooting a couple of times now and it does seem to behave better... so far...

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Paul Suarez

It is useful for machines that are connected to a network which only provides dynamic IP addresses. If you have reserved an IP address for your machines, it would be best to manually enter it. However there are a lot of changes that will be implemented on v2. Specially for the use of auto config feature. We just can't provide any ETAs for v2 yet.

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MNolanEBPs

As suggestion...

The windows dialog convention is to have a Close, Cancel or OK button in the lower right hand corner.
Synergy has a 'Stop' button in the lower right hand corner which makes stopping the application a normal occurrence.
I would recommend adding a 'Close' 'Cancel' or OK button in the lower right and corner and moving the Apply and Stop buttons to the left.
See attached JPG

synergt-dialog-box-CANCEL.jpg

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