I have the same mouse and have also had the problem you describe .
I am not totally sure how I solve it but I do know that it usually has
involved using the reset button on the bottom of the mouse when it is fully
charged. Try using Control Panel/Bluetooth to redetect the mouse.
"Mark_S" <marks@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>I have a Microsoft Wireless Laser Mouse 8000 which has its on charger. Last
>couple days when I set the mouse on its chargers it blinks green a few
>times and them rapidly starts blinking red. I have a new battery in it and
>it still does the same thing. Tried resetting the bluetooth adapter and
>have read everthing online and cannot stop it from doing this. Just to
>make sure I tried another mouse and charger identical to this one and even
>that mouse does the same thing. Any ideas on this..