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Oracle® Servers X8-2 and X8-2L Installation Guide

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Updated: July 2020

Set the Mouse Mode

In Oracle ILOM, you can set the Mouse Mode property to optimize mouse movement in the Oracle ILOM Remote System Console Plus. The mouse mode can be set to either Absolute or Relative and must be set according to the requirements of the operating system that you are using to connect to Oracle ILOM. Read the following guidelines to determine the appropriate mouse mode for your system.

Operating Systems
Mouse Mode
Windows Server
Oracle Linux 7
Oracle VM
Not applicable
VMware ESXi Software
Not applicable

For more information about selecting a mouse mode, refer to the Oracle ILOM Administrator's Guide for Configuration and Maintenance, Firmware Release 5.0.x at https://www.oracle.com/goto/ilom/docs.

To set the mouse mode, perform the following steps:

  1. Log in to the Oracle ILOM web interface.

    See Log In to Oracle ILOM Using a Remote Ethernet Connection.

  2. Navigate to the Remote Control → KVMS page, and then select a mouse mode from the Mouse Mode drop-down list.
  3. Click Save.