Adjust Mouse Speed
In many cases, it might be to the users advantage to increase or decrease the speed of their mouse pointer. Whether one is frustrated with snail-like pointer speeds or is having a difficult time controlling a super fast pointer which jumps from one side of the screen to the other, this tip may be able to help.
1) Click on Start, then on Control Panel
2) Double Click on Mouse and select the Pointer Options tab
3) Adjust the pointer speed dial to the speed of your choice
4) Test the settings and continue adjusting until an optimal speed is found