With the introduction of the Graphical User Interface (GUI) operating systems, such as Windows, the mouse quickly became the second most common input device found on a PC. Mice can connect to the PC using a serial port, a PS/2 port, USB, or wireless technology. Regardless of the way they connect to the PC, there are three basic technologies used to track the movement of a mouse in order to send input signals to the processor.
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