How can I build a one button usb device that just left clicks? Answered

I'm looking to create a circuit that would be for a one button device that left clicks. Could somebody show me how I would do that?

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steveastrouk

Best Answer 4 years ago

Failing the very simple solution kjsrocks suggests, you need an arduino leonardo, and some pretty minimal software.

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FarmerKJS

4 years ago

Take apart a usb mouse that would be easiest

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Wired_MistFarmerKJS

Answer 4 years ago

+1

I'm a bit late...

I'd Go for the mouse and hook up a small toy motor with an arm on it that would click it

A micro controller would be better for a long term solution, if you can justify the $40-50 for hardware :)

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FarmerKJSWired_Mist

Answer 4 years ago

yeah its kinda like an idea i had to have a keyboard go to an arduino witch then moved a solenoid to kit keys on a type writer

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4 years ago

If size does not matter, get a small and cheap travel mouse, crack it open, and wire whatever you want to the left mouse key button.