Microsoft updates Touch Mouse driver to support Windows 8 multi-touch gestures

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Microsoft Touch Mouse

Microsoft has updated the driver of their original Touch Mouse to make it more Windows 8 friendly.

The update now adds the ability to use multi-touch gestures, including two fingers to manage apps and display charms.

With the update the need to use keyboard shortcuts or screen edges/corners are mostly eliminated.

The full list of new supported gestures include:


The update is still to come to Microsoft’s new Wedge Mouse products.

Find the download at Microsoft’s Mouse and Keyboard Center here.

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