Swap right and left mouse button under Windows 10

The swapping the left and right mouse buttons is also possible under Windows 10th There are many users, including, of course, many left-handers who would like to exchange the functions of the left and right mouse button . Below you will find a short guide on how to replace the left and right mouse button under Windows 10 .

You will also find the necessary settings for the left and right mouse button in the new Windows 10 settings app, which you can quickly call up with the following key combination.

Then you will see the following selection window, in which you have to select the following option.

Devices ( mouse , printer, Bluetooth)

Below we have shown you the Windows settings.

Windows Settings devices

Then Windows 10 changes to the device settings. There you have to point on the left side


choose. We have also shown you this window in the original.

Mouse Select primary button left or right

Here you have the option right at the top of the right window

Select the primary key

In the standard setting, this is always ” Left “. You can then change this to ” Right ” with the mouse .

Attention: The mouse adjustments become active immediately and the mouse buttons left and right are swapped immediately . A Windows restart is not necessary. Of course you can swap the mouse buttons back at any time, so that the left mouse button takes over the normal function again.

If the path via the settings app is too cumbersome for you, you can simply use the search term

Change mouse settings

Enter in the Windows 10 start menu and then select the search result ” Change mouse settings ” on the right start menu page .

Change mouse settings

Then the setting option for the right and left mouse button appears immediately , as described above.

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